CIO First 100 Days | episode 464

SAIC CIO Nathan Rogers

Nathan Rogers is the CIO of SAIC, a Fortune 500 technology integrator focused on solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. As CIO, Nathan manages IT strategic planning, operations governance, and cybersecurity. Of late, he has focused on advancing technical and digital innovation to support the organization's mission. He has also driven the modernization of IT. Nathan was previously the VP and Chief Information Officer of Engility until that company’s acquisition by SAIC at the beginning of 2019. June 29, 2020

In this interview, we discuss

  • An overview of SAIC’s business 
  • Nathan’s purview as CIO
  • The interesting complexities of being a CIO of a B2G company
  • Nathan’s first few months as CIO and Nathan’s role in that 
  • SAIC’s acquisition of Engility 
  • SAIC’s goal to make IT customer zero 
  • How the company looks to innovate 
  • Why the cultural element of the future of work is a challenge

and a variety of other topics.

The World Class IT principles in yellow were the focus of this interview

  • 01 1- People
  • 02 2- Infrastructure
  • 03 3- Project and Portfolio Management
  • 04 4- IT & Business Partnership
  • 05 5- External Partnerships

From strategy to implementation

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