Information Assurance Specialist in Dahlgren, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 3/28/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0016570

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 Specialist

Key Role:

Support and maintain the operating system configuration and associated file systems, log files, processes, problem determination, problem resolution, software, administration tools, utilities, security, and hardware. Manage Windows, Linux, and UNIX servers with regards to the daily activities of configuration and operation of business systems, including mainframe, mini, or client or server–based. Configure and support the stand-alone network used for a Navy program, perform security related scans on a regular basis using SCAP and ACAS Tool Suites, and update the systems according to program and security requirements. Build, maintain, troubleshoot, and repair Windows, Linux, and UNIX system hardware and software and perform data security, including FOUO, PII, and business sensitive data. Schedule and perform system backups and maintain server backups for disaster recovery. Maintain system documentation and configuration management and assist with the program specific and base wide INFOSEC policy with minimal impact to the daily business. Lead the accreditation efforts of a priority system for the Department of Navy, leverage existing Bodies of Evidence (BOE) for similar systems that have similar technology stacks or infrastructure, and work closely with the government IA team, developers, and contractor developers to attain IATT or ATO.

Basic Qualifications

-5 years of experience in local and wide area networks, workstation or personal computer installation and maintenance, and the operation of application computer networks

-Experience with computer security requirements to the Secure Internet Protocol Routing Network (SIPRNET)

-Experience with software, including Oracle, Microsoft Access, Linux, and Java

-Experience in networking and information technology (IT) and current Cybersecurity guidelines, procedures, and processes

-Secret clearance required

-Current DoD 8570.01-M Certification

Additional Qualifications

-Experience with Risk Management Framework (RMF), DIACAP, DCIDS 6/3, and ICD503, guiding policy makers, and interpreting existing policy in accordance with agency objectives

-Experience with writing system security plans (SSPs) or system security authorization agreements (SSAAs)

-Experience with achieving ATO, IATO, or IATT on systems delivery or deployment effort

-Knowledge of security controls and how to create the appropriate documentation of system security postures using them, including SCTM and POAM

-Knowledge of DoD 8570 Level 2 IAM and Level 3 IAT

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-BA or BS degree in CS or Information Technology

-ISSEP, CISSP, CISM, GSLC, CASP, Security+, NET+, or CEH 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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