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Cybersecurity Analyst in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 12/4/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0040440

Cybersecurity Analyst

Key Role:

Provide Cybersecurity and privacy analyses and consulting throughout the security assessment and compliance life cycle processes. Maintain responsibility for analyzing and monitoring Cybersecurity and privacy policies, programs, compliance artifacts, or standards continuously to support government and industry security compliance, systems accreditation, and management. Administer the documentation, validation, and accreditation processes necessary to ensure systems meet security and privacy requirements. Analyze and determine the risk, threat, likelihood, and impact of vulnerabilities and misconfigurations present in applications, systems, or networks independently. Work with senior client stakeholders to present risk analysis processes, results, and impacts to the client competently and provide clear recommendations for resolving risks.

Basic Qualifications:

-3+ years of experience with IT Cybersecurity supporting the intelligence community (IC)

-3+ years of experience with applying information assurance (IA) frameworks, including NIST RMF, NIST SP 800-53, NIST SP 800-37, RMF+, and ICD 503 to IT system development or assessments 

-1+ years of experience with analyzing IA policies and procedures, including access control, incident response, contingency planning, and configuration or change management

-Experience with administering, operating, or interpreting and analyzing the results of vulnerability or configuration scans via Tenable Nessus, Retina, Nexpose, or WebInspect

-Experience with automated assessment and authorization tools, including Telos Xacta, eMASS, or ServiceNow Governance Risk Compliance (GRC)

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with requirements management

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-CISSP, Security+, CISA, or comparable Certification


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

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