Cyber Research and Development Summer Intern in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 3/7/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0024645

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 Research and Development Summer Intern

Key Role:

Interface with team members on the Booz Allen corporate Cyber Incident Response Team (CIRT) and assist the team with process improvements, automation, and to streamline workflows. Develop knowledge of the Cybersecurity tools that are currently used within the CIRT and provide thoughtful tool improvements with the use of Python. Cultivate knowledge of computer systems, API use, data science, and server systems. Perform other duties, as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

-Knowledge of Python

-Ability to show rising senior class status as of Summer 2018

-Ability to communicate with CIRT teams regarding improvements, integrations, and automation of tasks 

-Ability to pay attention to detail

-Ability to display logic and solution orientation

-Ability to learn and adapt quickly

-Knowledge of system administration, network engineering, security engineering

-Current enrollment in a BA or BS degree program with a targeted graduation date of May or June 2019

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with common Cybersecurity tools

-Knowledge of API use, data science, and server systems

-Knowledge of networking concepts, analysis tools, operating systems, software, and security controls

-Ability to display originality and creativity in problem solving

-Ability to perform independent research and report on findings

-Ability to be a self-–tarter, quick learner, and detail–oriented

-Possession of excellent analytical and critical thinking skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills to communicate effectively under normal and stressful situations

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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