Cyber Automation Engineer in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 7/31/2018

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    McLean, VA
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Job Description

Job Number: R0033149

Cyber Automation Engineer

Key Role:

Work with a highly accomplished team focused on implementing and operating next generation security solutions for government and commercial clients. Perform hands-on evaluation, implementation, and operation of leading security Cyber defense tools and technologies, apply in-depth defense strategies in large and complex networks to rapidly identify vulnerabilities and threats, automate cyber workflows, prioritize response actions, and develop effective countermeasures. Apply thought leadership in a highly collaborative and innovative work environment to solve complex security challenges. Work on developing highly-extensible, scalable, and secure automation solutions that can be adopted and integrated in a wide range of Cybersecurity use cases. This position may require travel up to 20% of the time.

Basic Qualifications:

-3+ years of experience with scripting or software development, including Python development

-Experience with deploying and integrating security solutions

-Knowledge of designing, developing, implementing, and testing software

-Ability to work on high impact and high visibility projects as part of small, dynamic team

-Ability to obtain a security clearance required

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with version control and related software, including git and JIRA

-Experience with other programming languages, including Java, JavaScript, or Ruby

-Experience with developing automated solutions and open source platforms

-Experience orchestration tools and concepts

-Experience with Network Access Control solutions

-Experience with Cybersecurity domains

-Knowledge of Agile development practices

-Knowledge of vendors, including Phantom, Swimlane, Demisto, and Cybersponse

-Ability to be comfortable with technical discussions and interacting with clients

-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.

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