Job Description

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Cloud Security Automation Engineer

Key Role: 

Work hand-in-hand with the client and application community to maintain a resilient security posture for highly visible applications. Remediate application security flaws in conjunction with the application team. Lead security discussions with the application teams to prescribe security best practices within their development lifecycle. Perform dynamic and static application performance testing, perform security requirements creation or generation-level threat modeling leveraging tools, and perform application-level testing using applications, including Burp Suite. Work with the latest Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) frameworks.  

Basic Qualifications:   

  • 3+ years of experience with using the design and implementation of enterprise-wide security controls in Azure to secure applications, systems, network, or infrastructure services
  • 3+ years of experience with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tools and technologies, including Terraform
  • 3+ years of experience with vulnerability scanning technologies, including Tenable, SAST, DAST, and container and dependency scanning
  • 3+ years of experience with securing Kubernetes, Docker, or Azure Kubernetes
  • Experience with federal compliance standards, including NIST 800-53, FIPS, or FedRAMP
  • Experience with OWASP
  • Knowledge of modern DevSecOps technologies and CI/CD pipelines
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • HS diploma or GED 

Additional Qualifications:   

  • Experience in working with Microsoft Azure cloud technologies
  • Experience with cloud computing, including provisioning and maintaining Azure services
  • Experience with systems administration, including Windows and Linux systems
  • Experience with Kubernetes or Azure AKS for container orchestration
  • Experience with OWASP ZAP or Burp Proxy
  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Azure Solutions Architect, Azure Developer, or Azure DevOps Engineer Certification



Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.


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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

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