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Information System Security Officer in Chantilly, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/1/2019

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Job Number: R0047410

Information System Security Officer

Key Role:

Apply knowledge of Cybersecurity and privacy analysis and consulting throughout the security assessment and compliance life cycle processes. Analyze and finalize Cybersecurity and privacy policies, programs, compliance artifacts, and standards to support government and industry security compliance, systems accreditation, and management. Analyze the development of the documentation, validation, and accreditation processes necessary to ensure systems meet security and privacy requirements. Assess the effectiveness of an organization’s IT security and privacy training program, including conducting social engineering exercises to ensure training remains consistent with current Cybersecurity, privacy threats, and policies and assist with achieving full compliance with any or all laws and regulations. Provide leadership and mentoring to junior employees. Contribute to the development of innovative principles and ideas. Work on unusually complex problems, provide highly creative solutions, and act as a leader on large programs and projects that affect the organization's long-term goals and objectives.

Basic Qualifications:

-10+ years of experience with IT security

-Experience as a system security engineer or information security engineer

-Experience with security systems, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus software, authentication systems, log management, and content filtering

-Experience with network security and networking technologies and system and network monitoring tools

-Knowledge of database and operating system security and the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols

-Knowledge of methodology, federal information system policies, including NIST 800.53, FISMA, the Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG), and configuration management

-Knowledge of the intelligence community (IC)’s missions and processes

-Active Top Secret clearance
-HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with implementing or assessing Cloud security controls in accordance with the FedRAMP or Cloud security control frameworks

-Experience with building and maintaining security systems

-BA or BS degree

-CISSP Certification

-Cloud Security Certification, including CCSK or CCSP


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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