Embedded Cybersecurity Engineer, Mid in Herndon, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 1/29/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0014673

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.

Embedded Cybersecurity Engineer, Mid

Key Role:

Serve as a Cybersecurity engineer and software developer on a team conducting research and development and providing technical assistance in support of DoD clients. Perform activities ranging from algorithm development to architecture design and software implementation. Leverage knowledge of multiple operating systems, multiple programming languages, and development of various methods and strategies for Cyber-attack and defense. Work as a self-starter with minimal supervision. Interact directly with clients to identify problems, generate solutions, and communicate results.

Basic Qualifications:

-3+ years of experience in working with embedded computers and systems in both Linux and Windows environments

-3+ years of experience in programming with C/C++, Java, and Python

-1+ years of experience with conducting research and developing novel Cyber defense methods for embedded systems

-1+ years of experience with interacting directly with clients to identify problems, analyze data, generate solutions, and communicate results

-Experience with applications of machine learning and anomaly detection to Cybersecurity

-Experience with developing attack or defense strategies, methods, and processes for Cybersecurity related to applications, operating systems, and networks

-Experience with IoT related hardware and software

-Knowledge of the general state-of-the-art in Cybersecurity

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience in programming with .NET, including C# or Visual Basic

-Experience with applications of machine learning and anomaly detection to Cybersecurity

-Experience in electrical circuit and PCB design

-Experience in space and robotic systems

-Experience with version control software, including git or svn

-Experience with developing software and architectures for secure data links or communications

-MS or PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related major


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

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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