Job Description

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Security Classification Guide Expert, Senior

Key Role:

Support development of security classification guidance for a Department of Defense (DoD) information system. Collaborate with programmatic and functional stakeholders to assist in designing, implementing, and managing policies and procedures to ensure software security. Assess, design, and implement the framework of security strategies to control and manage organizational information risks. Assess information systems to determine risk exposures and approve prevention procedures and policies. Monitor and govern daily sensitive activities and security issues to ensure the efficiency, effectiveness and policy compliance on the execution of security operations and controls. Develop and implement information system security training programs to enhance information security education within the organization. Monitor the latest security technology to ensure that training is updated appropriately.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience developing comprehensive security classification guidance documentation for a DoD information system, plan, program, mission, or project

  • Experience maintaining compliance with DoD Manual 5200.01 and DoD Manual 5200.54

  • Experience in coordinating with Original Classification Authorities (OCAs) to document and disseminate classification decisions

  • Experience with DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) processes and procedures

  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications, including Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, Excel, and Microsoft Teams

  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment and independently with minimal guidance

  • Secret clearance

  • Bachelor’s degree

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with leading meetings and developing presentations or briefings for use by senior leaders

  • Experience supporting DoD organizations in implementing or assessing Cybersecurity controls

  • Experience serving as an Information System Security Officer (ISSO), Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM), or Security Control Assessor (SCA) in the U.S. federal government

  • Knowledge of Army defense business system or enterprise resourcing planning (ERP) systems

  • Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Top Secret clearance

  • Master’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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Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $75,600.00 to $172,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees. This posting will close within 90 days from the Posting Date.

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