Information Assurance Analyst, Mid in Tucker, GA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/26/2018

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Job Number: R0024020

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.

Information Assurance Analyst, Mid

Key Role:
Conduct technical security compliance reviews of large and complex organizational network infrastructure, applications, and platforms and identify potential security issues in accordance with NIST SP 800-53 Rev 4 and DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) using both manual and automated assessment methods. Use vulnerability scanning tools and translate those results to report findings. Analyze system configuration settings against industry best practices and client–approved baselines to identify potential security issues, review and evaluate security findings, and make recommendations for remediation. Contribute to presentations, participate in debriefs to represent security interests, comprehend FISMA requirements, and propose actionable solutions necessary to assist the client with meeting those requirements. Comprehend and apply experience with federal agency FISMA compliance requirements, NIST, emerging Cybersecurity trends, challenges and solutions to the modernization of legacy systems, and industry best practices. Apply knowledge to security implementation of information systems against NIST 800-53 and 53A Rev 4 security controls, testing system technical security configuration settings, reviewing Nessus scan results for compliance with industry standards, supporting secure code reviews, and architecting and designing security applications, as necessary.

Basic Qualifications:
-3+ years of experience in an information security role
-2+ years of experience with supporting federal FISMA requirements
-Experience with executing NIST 800–37, NIST 800-39, and NIST 800–53
-Experience with network security, vulnerability management, Assessment and Authorization (A&A), and Incident Response
-Experience with network, server, and application scanning tools, including Tenable Nessus and NGS Squirrel
-Experience with static code analysis tools, including Fortify and IBM AppScan
-Ability to analyze information system configurations and technical specifications against
security control standards and identify deficiencies and remediation strategies
-BA or BS degree
-8500-compliant Certification

Additional Qualifications: 
-Experience with Microsoft Office, SharePoint, or Project Server
-Knowledge of emerging security policy, governance, and continuous monitoring technologies
-Knowledge of security for the following platforms: Windows, Oracle, SQL Server, Cisco IOS, Firewalls, and encryption technologies, including VPN, TLS, and SSL
-Knowledge of FIPS 199 and FISCAM
-Ability to support the translating of vulnerability scan results into findings aligned to NIST SP 800-53 Revision 4 security controls
-Ability to multi–task, set and follow priorities, and deliver timely products
-Ability to speak in front of technical and non–technical audience members
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills, including technical writing
-BA or BS degree in a STEM field preferred
-CISSP Certification preferred

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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