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Cybersecurity Systems Engineer in Chantilly, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/7/2019

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Job Number: R0047746

Cybersecurity Systems Engineer

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in national security? You understand your customer’s environment and how to develop the right systems for their mission. Your ability to translate real-world needs into technical specifications makes you an integral part of delivering a customer-focused engineering solution.

As a member of our systems engineering team, you will solve complex challenges and shape our customer mission. Your customer will trust you with the design and development of these systems and evolve them with advanced technology solutions. Share your expertise while broadening your skillset into areas like wireless technology and vulnerability analysis. Grow your skills by merging Cybersecurity and systems engineering with areas of Cyber forensics as driven by mission need. Join our team and create the future of Cyber mission engineering with our US government customer.

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Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you will have access to a wealth of training resources through our Engineering & Science University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 tech courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of experts who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.

You have:

-Experience with systems engineering, project management, and cybersecurity

-Experience in working with Cybersecurity and software development projects

-Experience with installation, configuration, and administration of IT resources

-Experience with Windows, Linux, VMware, network software products, and firmware or embedded systems

-Experience with networking protocols, routing, and firewalls and OS, languages, and language packs

-Experience with Cybersecurity products, including anti-virus and endpoint security variants and methods, multiple Internet technologies, including Web, e-mail, and chat, and server technologies

-Experience with database formats, queries, structures, and schema

-Knowledge of operating systems, including administration or kernel level
-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

-Knowledge of the intelligence community's mission, vision, goals, and values

-Ability to be a self-starter and work in a fast-paced environment with rapidly changing requirements supporting a client mission

-Ability to be a team player and work collaboratively with a diverse team and independently with minimal supervision

-Ability to adapt quickly to new technologies and apply unique, customized solutions to complex software engineering challenges

-Ability to travel periodically in support of technical exchange meetings, program reviews, and system testing

-Possession of excellent oral and written communications skills

-BS degree in a technical field


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

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