Industrial Cybersecurity Engineer, Mid in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/11/2018

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    McLean, VA
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Job Description

Job Number: 01219159

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.

Industrial Cybersecurity Engineer, Mid

Key Role:

Serve as part of an integrated team of engineers and Cybersecurity experts, helping to expand the firm’s Industrial Control System (ICS)/Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) Cybersecurity capability. Use knowledge of control systems and industrial engineering to assist with the secure design of ICS/SCADA environments. Work in combination with Cybersecurity specialists to perform risk assessments on ICS/SCADA environments, security control validation, network architecture or engineering recommendations, security documentation development, and general administrative or management tasks. Work both remotely and onsite at various industrial–type environments. Perform onsite assessment activities, including physical security walks, observations, technical configuration reviews, and personnel interviews. Perform work ranging across several industries, including water or wastewater, oil and gas, energy, and defense. This position will require international and domestic travel, varying based on client need and is located in McLean, VA.

Basic Qualifications:

-1+ years of experience with industrial control systems technology, programming PLCs, industrial control system design, and networks

-Experience with various vendors and types of ICS/SCADA equipment, including PLCs, VFDs, HMIs, and network protocols

-Experience with the DHS CSET tool

-Ability to analyze and suggest recommended improvements to industrial controls system programs and system to meet industry standards and best practices

-Ability to create Cybersecurity documentation

-Active Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with ISO 27001, IEC 62443, NIST SP 800–82, NERC CIP, or other industrial control regulations

-Experience with analyzing security risk assessment tool results, including DoD SCAP or Nessus

-Experience with evaluating security vulnerabilities and developing mitigation strategies for networking systems

-Experience in developing Cybersecurity policy and procedure documentation for system accreditations

-Experience with Windows, UNIX, and Linux operating systems

-Experience with qualitative risk assessments

-Possession of excellent writing skills

-Possession of excellent research and analytical skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Certified Automation Professional (CAP), Certified Control Systems Technician (CCTS), Global Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP), ISO 27001 Auditor, or other ICS related certification


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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