Job Description

Annapolis Junction,MD,US
Remote Work:
Job Number:
Cybersecurity Python Developer

Key Role:

Design, implement, integrate, and maintain systems and tools to automate complex cyber activities. Apply specific functional, working and general industry knowledge. Develop or contributes to solutions to a variety of problems of moderate scope and complexity. Work independently with some guidance. May review or guide activities of more junior employees.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with software development using Python

  • Experience with software development interacting with REST and SOAP APIs

  • Experience with Linux administration

  • Experience with cyber security operations center (CSOC) functions and incident response

  • Knowledge of Security Orchestration and Automated Response (SOAR) capabilities

  • Secret clearance

  • HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience developing software to integrate IT systems

  • Experience with playbook development using SOAR platforms, including Palo Alto XSOAR, Splunk Phantom, or Swimlane

  • Experience with version control tools, including Git

  • Experience in log management platforms, including Splunk or Elastic Stack

  • Experience with analysis and integration of structured and unstructured data sets

  • Experience with container services, including Docker and Kubernetes

  • Bachelor’s degree


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.


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Work Model
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  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

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