Cybersecurity Engineer in Chantilly, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 1/23/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0021523

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 Engineer

Key Role:

Monitor, analyze, and detect Cyber events and incidents within information systems and networks. Consult on integrated, dynamic Cyber defense and leverage Cybersecurity solutions to administer Cybersecurity operational services, including intrusion detection and prevention, situational awareness of network intrusions, security events and data spillage, and incident response actions. Provide hands-on mobility and wireless Cybersecurity engineering and integration. Focus on how to develop, improve, or build in regulatory and best practices for risk reduction across a broad range of enterprise-wide applications, systems, networks, and their interfaces.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with short term, hands-on technical assistance for information security or project staffs to aid in securely configuring systems or troubleshooting security issues

-Experience with research, design, and proof-of-concept to address emergent needs or vulnerabilities in applications, systems, or networks

-Experience with highly focused, quick turnaround market research regarding technology trends or potential solutions to specific emergent issues and technical support to existing security applications and utilities to develop improvements in configuration, added capabilities, or evolutionary replacement

-Experience with wireless LANs or Wireless Intrusion Detection Systems

-Experience in the mobile or wireless world of information technology, including cutting-edge developments and exploits

-Experience with Android

-Knowledge of iOS systems

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-BS degree in CS, Information Systems, or Engineering

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with technology and best practices regarding security for one or more of the following: Mobile Device Management, Bluetooth, RFID, Trusted Boot, or Trusted Platform Module

-Experience with penetration testing of wireless systems

-CISSP or CEH 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.

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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