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Cybersecurity Risk Management Architect

The Opportunity:

Everyone knows risk management processes are a part of a mature security program - you actually know how to create and manage these processes. You can identify and consult on ways to reduce risk using standardized solutions to reduce their attack surface. What if you could use your cyber risk management skills to enable these processes in a corporate environment responsible for many complex clients?

We’re looking for a Cybersecurity Risk Management Architect who can work with others to reduce risk through robust processes that leverages GRC technology to maximize efficiency. As a Cybersecurity Risk Management Architect at Booz Allen, you’ll optimize and automate cybersecurity risk management processes. This role requires a blend of technical cybersecurity expertise, risk assessment skills, and a process improvement mindset. Collaborate with cross-functional teams across Booz Allen enterprise operations and client-facing teams to ensure alignment and application of practices that support business goals and meet defined policies and standards for enterprise cybersecurity.

Join us. The world can wait.

You have:

  • Experience in the design, execution, and maintenance of risk evaluation methods, using established risk and associated threat models, incorporating best practices related to evaluating, treating and approving risk-based issues in an organization

  • Experience in GRC technology to streamline and automate risk management processes, promoting efficiency and data-driven decision-making through tools such as Archer or ServiceNow

  • Experience developing risk-based metrics that tell the cybersecurity risk story for multiple levels within the organization, including technical and non-technical teams

  • Knowledge of cloud security principles and compliance across major cloud providers such as AWS, Azure, or GCP

  • Knowledge of cybersecurity risk frameworks such as government regulatory landscape, NIST special publications, CMMC, or ISO

  • Knowledge of cyber risk management, frameworks and enterprise threat scenarios

  • Ability to evaluate cybersecurity controls to ensure effectiveness, compliance and adherence to key controls and policies and drive remediation efforts through innovative security risk assessment processes, policies, and automation

  • Ability to evaluate and propose compensating controls to mitigate identified risks within technical architectures, in conjunction with established architectural standards or partnering with appropriate subject matter experts

  • Bachelor's degree​

Nice If You Have:

  • Knowledge of cloud security principles and architectures

  • Knowledge of AI-related technologies to secure various implementations

  • Cybersecurity related Certification

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.   


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.

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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