Job Description

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SOC Security Solutions Architect, Lead

Key Role:

Architect and implement security solutions in alignment with security strategy and maintain an awareness of market and technology trends to bring best of breed solutions to the client. Apply leading-edge principles, theories, and concepts and contribute to the development of new principles and concepts. Work on unusually complex problems and provide highly innovative solutions. Operate with substantial latitude for unreviewed actions or decisions and mentor or supervise employees in both firm and technical competencies. Develop innovative defensive security principles and ideas. Work on complex problems and provide solutions that are highly creative. Act as a team leader on programs and projects that affect the organization's long-term goals and objectives and contribute to technical proposal responses and technical whitepapers.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of experience with Cybersecurity, Engineering, or Information Technology (IT)

  • Experience with 24x7x365 cybersecurity teams

  • Experience with eMASS, HBSS, RMF, and threat hunting tools

  • Experience with incident response or analysis

  • Knowledge of cybersecurity operations, including monitoring, detection, and analysis, incident response, solutions architecture and engineering, and tools deployment, integration, and support

  • Knowledge of the integration of threat intelligence, threat hunt, forensics, and malware analysis into security operations

  • Ability to analyze emerging technologies and design and build architectures and solutions to enable secure implementation of new technologies

  • Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's degree in Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Engineering, or IT

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with application security, IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, data loss prevention, end-point detection, deep-packet analysis, firewalls, IDS and IPS, log analysis, or malware analysis

  • Experience with project management, risk, and compliance

  • Experience with security analytics and visualization, SIEM tools, and Python

  • Knowledge of security policies, procedures, processes, and regulations

  • Knowledge of storage and data management, system virtualization, threat intelligence, and vulnerability assessment

  • Ability to communicate with management and other technical subject matter experts and operators

  • Ability to display flexibility and excellent judgment and coordinate multiple, concurrent tasks in an effective manner

  • Possession of excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

  • TS/SCI 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.


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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 $93,300.00 to $212,000.00 (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.

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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