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Cybersecurity Engineer, Mid in San Diego, CA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 12/6/2018

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Job Number: R0033860

Cybersecurity Engineer, Mid

Key Role:

Provide Cybersecurity support to a program’s information system security manager and various project managers. Provide risk management framework (RMF) assessment and authorization (A&A) support for DON systems, and serve as a Cybersecurity expert throughout all stages of the acquisition, systems engineering, and maintenance processes. Ensure system designs and implementations are consistent with DoD policies, requirements, and directives, including compliance with Security Technical Implementation Guidance (STIG), Security Requirements Guides (SRGs), and checklists. Develop and execute A&A schedules, develop and modify A&A documentation, and analyze the architecture of IT systems for compliance with DoD policies. Assist with identifying Cybersecurity vulnerabilities and compliance issues or provide guidance for vulnerability remediation. Develop A&A or FISMA POA&Ms, and ensure traceability throughout A&A documentation. Coordinate the activities of a distributed Cybersecurity support team to accomplish the Cybersecurity objectives of various project managers, including responding to Cybersecurity related data calls and emergent Cybersecurity tasking, as required. 

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with Cybersecurity

-Experience with implementation of Cybersecurity in the DoD Acquisition life cycle

-Experience with managing A&A activities, including developing RMF packages, conducting security control validation, and performing risk assessments

-Experience with providing program management of Cybersecurity activities

-Knowledge of automated vulnerability assessment tools, including Nessus and ACAS and Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) and the use of DoD STIGs, SRGs, and checklists

-Ability to assess the impact of emergent DoD/DoN policies on acquisition programs

-Secret clearance

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Windows 10, routers, firewalls, and switches

-Experience with supporting annual FISMA requirements

-Experience with system vulnerability management or security patch implementation

-Top Secret clearance

-BS degree in technical area

-DoDI 8570 IAT III Cybersecurity Workforce Certification


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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