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Cybersecurity Policy and Compliance Analyst, Senior in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 3/27/2019

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Job Number: R0039183

Cybersecurity Policy and Compliance Analyst, Senior

Key Role:

Provide Cybersecurity and privacy analyses and consulting throughout the security assessment and compliance life cycle processes. Maintain responsibility for continuously analyzing and monitoring Cybersecurity and privacy policies, programs, compliance artifacts, or standards to support government and industry security compliance, systems accreditation, and management. Administer the documentation, validation, and accreditation processes necessary to ensure systems meet security and privacy requirements. Analyze and determine the risk, threat, likelihood, and impact of vulnerabilities and misconfigurations present in applications, systems, or networks independently. Work with senior client stakeholders to present risk analysis processes, results, and impacts to the client competently. Provide clear recommendations for resolving risks.

Basic Qualifications:

-6+ years of experience with IT administration, IT Cybersecurity, or IT help desk, including Tier I or Tier II

-4+ years of experience with applying information assurance (IA) frameworks, including NIST RMF, NIST SP, DIACAP, and ICD to IT system development or assessments 

-3+ years of experience with analyzing IA policies and procedures, including access control, incident response, contingency planning, and configuration or change management

-Experience with applying scripting techniques, including Python, JSP, Java, JavaScript, C++, Objective C, Visual Basic, HTML, ColdFusion, PHP, ASP, ASP.NET, CSS to automate security control assessments

-Experience with administering, operating, or interpreting and analyzing the results of vulnerability or configuration scans using tools, including Tenable Nessus, Retina, Nexpose, and WebInspect

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Secret or Top Secret clearance preferred

-CISSP, Security+, CISA, or a related 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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