Cyber Threat Analyst, Lead in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 3/12/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0025090

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 Threat Analyst, Lead

Key Role:

Support an internal Booz Allen Hamilton team with systems administration and support Booz Allen enterprise scanning and assessment tools, vulnerability identification and testing, and assessment and mitigation of vulnerabilities both internally and externally. Maintain responsibility for performing open source intelligence and research emerging Cyber threats. Work in an integrated team environment and leverage automated and manual vulnerability scan tools applying excellent security industry knowledge that evolves with current and emerging threats and key business and technological processes. Maintain responsibility for leading a team that will assist others in interpreting, comprehending, and applying information security policies and standards to mitigate information security risks. Configure and run vulnerability scans across the global enterprise and apply knowledge of network topology. Maintain current knowledge of information security threats and impacts to the global enterprise.

Basic Qualifications:

-4+ years of experience with vulnerability analysis and management in medium to large corporate enterprise environments

-2+ years of experience with system administration
-Experience with Windows, UNIX, and Linux servers at the expert level
-Knowledge of networking protocols, including TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPs, FTP, or DNS
-Knowledge of vulnerabilities, Cyber threats, and information security tools
-Knowledge of operational Tenable Security Center or Nessus

-Knowledge of open security standards and projects, including OWASP

-Ability to lead a team to support vulnerability management objectives, including vulnerability scanning, prioritization, and remediation projects
-Ability to lead open source intelligence and emerging threat briefings

-Ability to communicate effectively with clients, staff, and management

-HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with UNIX–based systems
-Experience in scripting with Python, Ruby, or Perl

-Experience with data science

-Knowledge of Web applications, databases, and Web server design and implementation
-Ability to parse large datasets

-BA or BS degree

-Training with SANS or specialized security classes

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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