Cloud Security Architect, Lead in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 9/14/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0028178

Cloud Security Architect, Lead

Key Role:

Partner with federal and commercial clients to implement comprehensive Cloud security solutions in complex, high impact, and highly regulated environments. Create analyses, designs, requirements, and strategies for securely adopting and integrating public Software as a Service (SaaS) Cloud solutions. Leverage Cybersecurity experience and knowledge of federal IT security policies to assess security controls, evaluate and mitigate Cybersecurity risks, propose security solutions, and plan for secure adoption. Conduct research on emerging Cloud security technologies and industry trends, including Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB), Security Automation and Orchestration (SAO), and SaaS-based security solutions, and implement strategies for adoption. Work closely with clients, leadership, and vendors to gain approvals, overcome obstacles, including reach consensus in the furtherance of the client's mission and the firm's Cloud security strategy.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience in administering, architecting, managing, or engineering commercial enterprise or government IT systems and networks

-3+ years of experience in adopting and supporting Cybersecurity solutions for federal civilian, defense or intelligence community

-1+ year of experience in supporting Cybersecurity programs for public Cloud solutions

-Experience with supporting Federal Assessment and Authorization (A&A) projects resulting in an Authorization to Operate (ATO)

-Experience with evaluating and implementing Identity and Access Management solutions, including PKI, PIV and PKI, Single Sign-On, and SAML technologies

-Knowledge of security and compliance considerations for SaaS solutions, and it differences from IaaS, PaaS, and traditional hosting models

-Knowledge of the NIST 800-53 controls and assessment procedures

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

-Security+ Certification

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience in applying the DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) to DoD systems

-Experience in administering or operating DoD ACAS, Tenable Nessus, and HBSS and McAfee ePO

-Experience as an administrator or analyst for Splunk or other SIEM tools

-Knowledge of the DoD Cloud Computing Security Requirements Guide (SRG) and Secure Cloud Computing Architecture (SCCA) Functional Requirements

-CISSP Certification


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

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