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Database Security Tester in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/1/2019

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Job Description

Job Number: R0046012

Database Security Tester

Key Role:

Serve as a database security tester, working in a dynamic client environment. Conduct compliance and vulnerability assessments on a broad range of databases using a database vulnerability scanner. Use manual and automated methodologies to identify, assess, and report security risks. Identify and eliminate false positives based on industry best practice and personal experience. Prioritize findings based on risk and document detailed corrective and remediation plans and actions. Communicate through oral and written communication formats threat, vulnerabilities, and risk information to stakeholders clearly and recommend solutions for client technical and security challenges. 

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with development using databases, including Oracle and Microsoft SQL

-2+ years of experience using a database vulnerability scanner, including Imperva

-Knowledge of NIST SP 800 series and testing in accordance with NIST SP 800-53A
-Knowledge of security best practices for Windows and Linux environments

-Knowledge of federal information security policies, standards, procedures, directives and frameworks, including FISMA, NIST 800-53 Revision 4 and the Risk Management Framework (RMF)
-Ability to work independently and as part of a dynamic, and multi-disciplined team

-Ability to obtain a security clearance
-BA or BS degree


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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