Job Description

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Information Systems Security Officer

Key Role:

Serve as the information systems security officer (ISSO) for a multitenant, Cloud-based platform. Prepare and review documentation to include Systems Security Plans (SSPs), risk assessment reports, certification and accreditation (C&A) packages, and plan of actions and milestones (POA&M). Prepare system security plan (SSP) in accordance with the applicative governing directive for systems, and ensure all networks are maintained respective to SSPs. Review and validate security documentation to ensure necessary security controls are in place and operating as intended. Review and maintain vulnerability scanning tool compliance and reporting to ensure compliance with all applicable directives. Stay informed of any changes to security policies and landscape and ensure that any training or other activities are undertaken to maintain security posture and compliance. Update documentation and specifications of compliance requirements and control inheritance across system products and components.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience as an ISSO or information security engineer (SSE) in authorization to operate (ATO) and Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) package development

  • Experience with ATO package development and control inheritance on FedRAMP Approved Cloud Service Providers, such as AWS

  • Experience with FISMA-related activities, including system security plans, contingency plans, incident response plans, configuration management plans, security control requirements and assessments, POA&M, or training requirements

  • Experience with providing operational security guidance and IS validation utilizing the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Risk Management Framework (RMF), and local security policies for application infrastructure

  • Knowledge of Cloud-based infrastructure and DevSecOps principles and practices

  • Top Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with architecting or providing security guidance on Cloud-based multitenant platforms and PaaS, and IaaS environments

  • Experience with Linux, including RHEL

  • Knowledge of security controls and monitoring in container-based environments

  • Knowledge of Cloud-based networking and infrastructure

  • Ability to adapt and adjust risk assessments and prioritizations quickly according to changing technologies or requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Cybersecurity, or Information Assurance


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

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Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home.  

Your Candidate Journey 

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At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

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.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • 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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