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Information Security Engineer, Senior in Fort Meade, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/5/2019

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Job Description

Job Number: R0039010

Information Security Engineer, Senior

Key Role: 

Serve as a lead Assessment and Authorization (A&A) subject matter expert (SME) and apply knowledge of DIACAP or RMF and CNSS accreditation processes. Perform development, implementation, and evaluation oversight of information system security program policies and overlays with a special emphasis placed upon the integration of network infrastructures. Evaluate IT threats and vulnerabilities to determine whether additional safeguards are needed, leverage expertise in technologies and network boundaries that affect security controls, and assess compliance. Develop and recommend actions to the Authorizing Official (AO) through written recommendations to the government. Ensure tracking of OPORDs, task order compliance, and process change requests supporting A&A package amendments. Mentor, develop, and manage team personnel. This position requires the ability to travel within the organizational geographic Area of Responsibility (AOR) up to 30% of the time, both statewide and overseas.

Basic Qualifications:

-5 years of experience with executing A&A for DoD systems

-Experience with managing Cyber staff

-Experience with the DIACAP or RMF and CNSS

-Experience with network devices, including switches, routers, firewalls, and IDS

-Knowledge of various protocols and services, including TCP/IP, DNS, FTP, SSH, SNMP, and TELNET

-Ability to be responsible for travel and providing security reviews

-Top Secret clearance

-HS diploma or GED

-Level II 8570 Certification

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with DoD Cybersecurity policies, directives, and STIGs

-Experience with leveraging ACAS, CMRS, and eMASS tools preferred

-Experience with assessing organizational risks and recommending mitigation strategies

-Knowledge of NIST 800 series publications

-Possession of excellent oral and written communications skills

-TS/SCI clearance preferred

-BA or BS degree

-IAM III Certification, including CISSP, CISM, or GSLC within 90 days of hire


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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