Cloud Security Engineer, Senior in Herndon, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/26/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0023194

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Cloud Security Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Provide Cloud security engineering to agencies supporting government civil and defense groups. Design and implement security controls for cutting edge technologies, including AWS, Kubernetes, Docker, Cassandra, Solr, and Chef Compliance. Build and review network and firewall configurations, configure Nessus scanners, deploy McAfee agents, and implement AWS best practices. Apply modern development and hosting concepts, including DevOps, automation and orchestration to deliver highly resilient, scalable, and efficient solutions. Research new and emerging Cloud and Cybersecurity solutions to solve client challenges.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with Cloud security practices

-Experience with scripting

-Experience with operating systems, networks, databases, or applications
-Knowledge of vulnerability assessments or intrusion detection

-Ability to analyze and solve complex challenges

-Ability to learn new IT expertise and concepts quickly

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure

-Experience with implementing and configuring IT infrastructure systems, including operating systems, databases, firewalls, and networks

-Experience with Microsoft Visio and PowerPoint

-Knowledge of TCP/IP networking concepts

-Knowledge of Cybersecurity concepts

-Possession of excellent consulting skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills


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

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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