Cybersecurity Validator in Lexington Park, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/2/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0015397

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 Validator

Key Role:
Provide Cybersecurity support, analysis, documentation, and validation services of Navy (DON) systems in accordance with DoD and DON policy to Navy organizations, including operationally viable and efficient applications, systems, architectures, and infrastructure. Apply knowledge of design and policy to discovering network and device vulnerabilities as a means of improving the security posture and analyze network and system ACAS vulnerability scans to validate the implementation of security controls in accordance with National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) publications. Perform validator actions in government-mandated tracking tools and perform risk assessment of data and systems based on DoD compliance instructions and directives, including submission of completed validation specific artifacts. Provide expert technical and policy assessment regarding system hardening for Authorization to Operate submissions. Provide timely, accurate, and efficient Cybersecurity services to support program objectives and milestone requirements. Provide validation of security controls in compliance with the DoD, DON, FISMA, and other mandated policies and procedures as well as system life-cycle support within Navy programs. 

Basic Qualifications:
-Experience with providing Information Assurance (IA) and Cybersecurity in DoD environments
-Experience with the Navy Risk Management Framework process
-Experience with Cybersecurity and networking principles
-Experience with intrusion detection technologies, intrusion prevention technologies, host based security system, and the Assured Compliance Assessment System (ACAS)
-Knowledge of the Risk Management Framework (RMF)
-Knowledge of Windows and equivalent operating systems
-Active Secret clearance
-HS diploma or GED
-DoDD 8140 Level II or III Certification

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with vulnerability scanners, eMASS, and STIGs
-Knowledge of hardening systems using DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-BA or BS degree in CS, Information Systems Management, or Cybersecurity
-Cybersecurity Workforce (CSWF) enrollment
-Navy Qualified Validator (NQV) Certification
-CISSP Certification preferred

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance 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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