Cybersecurity Engineer, Senior in Philadelphia, PA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/22/2018

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Job Number: R0029361

Cybersecurity Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Apply knowledge of tactical to strategic level intelligence analysis of Cyber threats, vectors, and actors in support of Cyber defense and computer network operations. Advise on the use of forensics, network vulnerability, and malware analysis to conduct both technical analysis of Cyber threats and events and all-source analysis of Cyber threats and their vectors and capabilities. Use both open source data and classified reporting to analyze and document the political, economic, social, and behavioral aspects of malicious Cyber activity and provide situational awareness of local, regional, and international Cyber threats, including attribution analysis of Cyber organizations, programs, capabilities, motivations, and intent to conduct Cyberspace operations. Provide work leadership to junior employees, as needed. Act as a Cybersecurity professional with experience in the commercial sector. This position requires the ability to travel to client sites up to 75% of the time.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience as an information security analyst or engineer

-Knowledge of log management and SIEM tools usage and architecture

-Ability to explain current information security threats, including DDoS, botnets, malware, Advanced Persistent Threats (APT), buffer overflows, SQL injection, and phishing

-Ability to develop advanced use cases for detecting malicious and suspicious activity

-Ability to travel up to 75% of the time

-Ability to mentor junior consultants


Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with deploying, configuring, or using log management and SIEM tools, including Splunk, LogRythym, McAfee ESM, IBM QRadar, and ArcSight Logger and ESM

-Experience with incident response, incident handling, or triage analysis

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-BA or BS degree in CS, IT, EE, Applied Mathematics, Computer Engineering, or a related field

-Information Security Certifications, including Security+, GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIA), or Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)

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