IA and Cybersecurity Specialist in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/26/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0023723

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.

IA and Cybersecurity Specialist

Key Role:

Analyze general information assurance related technical problems and provide basic engineering and technical support in solving these problems. Support the integration of information assurance solutions and technologies into networks with attention to protocols, interfaces, and system design. Analyze and define security requirements for local and wide area networks. Design, develop, engineer, and implement solutions that meet network security requirements. Maintain responsibility for integration and implementation of the network security solution. Perform vulnerability and risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life-cycle. Configure testbeds and conduct testing, record and analyze results, including provide recommendations for improvements for the product and systems under test.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with working in a professional environment

-Experience with design, development, engineering, and implementation of solutions that meet security requirements

-Ability to analyze and define security requirements for computer systems, including mainframes, workstations, and personal computers

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with integration and implementation of the computer system security solution

-Knowledge of security principles and methods

-Ability to gathers and organize technical information about an organization’s mission goals and needs, existing security products, and ongoing programs in computer security

-Ability to perform risk analyses of computer systems and applications during all phases of the system development life cycle

-Knowledge of security principles and methods

-Ability to test developed systems at each point of entry for ease of unregulated entry, including systems resources denial, system information corruption, unlawful use of system resources, and vulnerability to electronic disruption

-BA or BS degree in an IT related field


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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