Cybersecurity and Risk Decision Architect/Engineer in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 3/12/2018

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    McLean, VA
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Job Description

Job Number: R0024923

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.

Cybersecurity and Risk Decision Architect/Engineer

Key Role:

Act as an active threat detection engineer and collaborate with clients' incident management, risk management, and engineering teams to help build defensible networks, systems, and applications. Perform threat modeling activities to advise clients on methods to manage risk based on comprehension of threat actors' adversarial tradecraft and tools. Identify active threats in client environments, including corporate networks, third party services, user endpoints, and the client's vendors. Stay current with threat actor tradecraft, tools, and Cybersecurity countermeasures, including endpoint technologies and network technologies. Translate, create, maintain, and present technical documentation and detail for both the client and the team. This position requires extensive travel to client sites of up to 50% Monday through Thursday.

Basic Qualifications:

-5 years of experience with one or more of the following Cybersecurity domains: Linux or Windows systems administration or engineering, Cybersecurity operations, Cybersecurity engineering, or application development

-Experience with common enterprise infrastructures or environments

-Experience with log and intrusion analysis or detection using a variety of data sources

-Experience with using, administrating, and engineering log management systems, including ELK and Splunk

-Experience with basic scripting using one or more of the following languages: Bash, PowerShell, Python, or Ruby

-Ability to travel to support client activities up to 50% of the time

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with intrusion analysis concepts, including the diamond model

-Experience with threat modeling and risk management

-Experience with DevOps or systems administration or engineering automation

-Experience with using tools that include Wireshark, Burp Suite, Metasploit, PowerSploit, or Mimikatz

-Experience with osquery, Kolide, YARA, Snort, Bro, or Suricata

-Experience with building data flow diagrams and attack trees

-Knowledge of OWASP and MITRE's ATT&CK and CAPEC frameworks

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent documentation skills

-BA or BS degree

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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