Job Description

Remote Work:
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Information Security Engineer

Key Role:
Work as a member of a team conducting security analysis impacting the client’s current cybersecurity capabilities. Assist with coordinating assessment logistics, conduct kick-off meetings, examine system documentation, interview appropriate system stakeholders, test system technical security configuration settings, and review Nessus scan results for compliance requirements. Assist other team members with the assessment process and assist with developing control assessment reports (CAR) that clearly identify each finding and recommended mitigation actions. Communicate with system stakeholders to promote understanding.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience with solution engineering and analysis of large complex enterprise vulnerability management systems

  • Experience in working directly with clients to gather system and network information to help create and update cyber security solutions

  • Experience with planning assessments and performing as a senior member in a team of security control assessors

  • Experience with maintaining a secure cyber environment through configuration management, administration, and response actions

  • Experience with NIST security controls, the governance, risk management, and compliance (GRC) security documentation tool, the Risk Management Framework (RMF), and security compliance

  • Experience with Federal Information Security Modernization Act (FISMA) security boundaries

  • Knowledge of different types of physical and virtual IT assets

  • Ability to develop alternative solutions to support large complex enterprise vulnerability management systems

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust or Suitability/Fitness determination based on client requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Mathematics and 5 years of experience with information security or 13 years of experience with information security

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with cloud technology offerings from AWS and Azure and assessing systems hosted in those environments 

  • CISSP, Security+, CISA, CEH, or CRISC Certification


Applicants selected will be subject to a government investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements of the U.S. government client; Public Trust determination is required.


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Work Model
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  • 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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