Cybersecurity Engineer, Mid

The Challenge: 

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in the DoD? You understand your customer’s environment and how to develop the right systems for their mission. Your ability to interpret current capabilities and translate into measurable test criteria to ensure mission needs are met makes you an integral part of delivering a customer focused engineering solution. 

As an engineer on our team, you’ll work with Booz Allen colleagues and the U.S. Space Force to develop and rapidly deploy the next generation of resilient Missile Warning (MW), Tactical Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (TISR), and Environmental Monitoring (EM) capabilities to deter attacks and provide critical information to our warfighters to defeat our enemies in battle. Your customer will trust you to not only test, analyze, evaluate, validate, and verify these systems, but also identify areas requiring urgent mitigation up front and early to develop this system with advanced technology solutions. Grow your skills by merging innovative engineering methodologies and cross-disciplinary coordination to create tomorrow’s solutions. Join our team and create the future of Remote Sensing in the Air Force.  

Empower change with us. 

You Have:

  • 3+ years of experience with cyber operations and information security in a joint environment supporting space-related Major Defense Acquisition Programs, including space, ground, software, and hardware system

  • Experience managing organizational mission assurance or risk management planning, training, and exercise programs 

  • Knowledge of Risk Management Framework and its functionality 

  • Ability to communicate and establish collaborative relationships with government clients, Federally Funded Research and Developmental Centers (FFRDC), and associate contractor teammates to achieve program goals  

  • Ability to be highly motivated with a dynamic work ethic and a strong desire to contribute to the DoD mission  

  • Secret clearance 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering, Information Technology, Information Assurance, or Information Security  

  • DoD-8570 IAM Level 2 baseline certification 

Nice if You Have:

  • Experience with on space-based remote sensing systems 

  • Experience with the Knowledge Management or Decision Support tool and Functional Capability Boards (FCB) 

  • Knowledge of DoD 5000.01/02 

  • Knowledge of Joint Force systems, operations, cyber mission planning, and execution 

  • Knowledge of Joint Capabilities Integration and Development System (JCIDS) 

  • TS/SCI clearance 

  • Master’s degree in Systems Engineering, Information Technology, Information Assurance, or Information Security  

  • Advanced Certification, including CISSP, CISM, or PM

Clearance:

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.

The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is $90,000 to $120,000. Final salary will be determined based on various factors. At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choice, and support your total well-being. Our comprehensive benefit offerings include healthcare,
retirement plan, insurance programs, commuter program, employee assistance program, paid and unpaid leave programs, education assistance, and childcare benefits.

Build Your Career:

Rewarding work, fun challenges, and a ton of investment in our people—that’s Booz Allen cyber. When you join Booz Allen, we’ll help you develop the career you want.

Competitions — From programming competitions at our PyNights (Python competition and learning events) to competing in CTFs, we’ve got plenty of chances for you to show off your skills.

Paid Research — Have an innovative idea to explore or hypothesis to test? You can participate in challenges via our crowdsourcing platform, the Garage, and other programs to be awarded dedicated time and/or funding to advance your skills.

Cyber University — CyberU has more than 5000 instructor-led and self-paced cyber courses, a free online library that you can access from just about anywhere—including your phone—and certification exam prep guides that include practical assessments to prepare you for your exam.

Academic Partnerships — In addition to our tuition reimbursement benefit, we’ve partnered with University of Maryland University College to offer two graduate certificate programs in cybersecurity—fully funded without a tuition cap.

Maker/Hackerspaces — Race drones, print 3D gadgets, drink coffee from our Wi-Fi coffee maker, and get hands-on training on tools and tech from in-house experts in our dedicated maker and hackerspaces.

We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic—to fearlessly drive change.

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