Cyber Incident Handler in Fort Belvoir, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/5/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0024555

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.

Cyber Incident Handler

Key Role:

Support Cybersecurity operations by coordinating defensive Cyberspace operations during critical and high–volume events in accordance with established policies and best practices. Guide Tier I and regional Cyber responders on the proper handling of Cybersecurity incidents. Coordinate the efforts of regional Cyber defense teams and provide timely updates to senior leaders. Provide recommendations to leaders and Cyber responders, as required. This position will require working a shift schedule with different shifts available.

Basic Qualifications:

-3+ years of experience with network security

-Knowledge of using event escalation and reporting procedures and supporting network investigations

-Knowledge of TCP/IP communications and how common protocols and applications work at the network level

-Knowledge of network monitoring, analysis, troubleshooting, and configuration control technologies

-Ability to learn and operate in a dynamic environment

-Ability to learn and adapt quickly

-Ability to pay strict attention to detail

-TS/SCI clearance

-Security+ CE and CEH, GCIH, or CSA+ Certification

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with working in a 24/7 SOC environment

-Experience in managing cases with enterprise SIEM and logging systems
-Possession of excellent analytical, critical thinking, logic, and solution–orientation skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-BA or BS degree in Engineering, CS, Information Security, or Information Systems preferred


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

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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