Job Description

Location:
Herndon,VA,US
Remote Work:
No
Job Number:
R0189936
Cyber Security Analyst

The Opportunity:  

In an increasingly connected world, massive amounts of structured and unstructured data open up endless opportunities. Our cyber security analysts unlock the secrets held by data and explore new possibilities presented by advanced technologies to inform critical decisions through automated reporting and dashboards.

In this role, you will work closely with customers to understand requirements, needs, and questions and dig into their data-rich environment to enhance continuous monitoring capabilities. By analyzing data, writing scripts, maximizing automation, and combining tools and frameworks to turn disparate data points into objective answers, you'll help our client make informed, data-driven decisions affecting enterprise risk. You'll offer customers a deep understanding of their data, what it all means, and how they can use it to secure their environment and their mission. You will work on a multi-functional team made up of assessors, analysts, and engineers to collaborate in support of a critical national security mission.

You Have: 

  • 10+ years of experience with performing cyber security analysis, incident response, forensic analysis, or network vulnerability analysis
  • Experience with scripting and programming languages or SIEM solutions and tools to streamline analysis of complex data sets
  • Experience with ICD 503, CNSS, or NIST requirements or processes
  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
  • HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have: 

  • Experience in the Intelligence Community
  • Knowledge of IT and cybersecurity systems, requirements, and processes
  • Ability to work across cross-functional teams
  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Bachelor's degree

Clearance: 

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

Create Your Career: 


Grow With Us 
Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms. 

A Place Where You Belong 
Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll build your community in no time. 

Support Your Well-Being 
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 
At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.

Compensation

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 $106,200.00 to $242,000.00 (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.

EEO Commitment

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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