Cyber Tester, Senior in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 8/14/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0030945

Cyber Tester, Senior

Key Role:
Serve as a senior security tester, work in a dynamic client environment, and maintain responsibility for managing teams of approximately 2-3 testers. Conduct compliance and vulnerability assessments on a broad range of systems, including UNIX, Windows, networking, databases, virtual environments, applications, and Web servers. Use manual and automated methodologies to identify, assess, and report security risks. Prioritize findings based on risk and document detailed corrective and remediation plans and actions. Communicate threat, vulnerabilities, and risk information to stakeholders in executive management positions clearly and recommend solutions for client technical and security challenges. Provide client outreach and education on Cybersecurity requirements through oral and written communication formats. Develop, enhance, and implement risk management strategies to support the Cybersecurity.
 

Basic Qualifications:
-5+ years of experience with IT audits, including conducting technical security compliance tests and vulnerability assessments
-3+ years of experience with developing or implementing risk management strategies
-2+ years of experience in a lead role
-Knowledge of NIST SP 800 series and testing and NIST SP 800-53 security controls
-Ability to present IT security risks to business and technical executive management effectively
-Ability to pay strict attention to detail and be organized, including planning and prioritizing multiple tasks
-Ability to work independently and as part of a dynamic, multi-disciplined team
-Ability to obtain a security clearance
-BA or BS degree
 

Additional Qualifications:
-Public Trust clearance preferred
 

Clearance:
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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