Information Security Engineer in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/13/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0023466

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 Security Engineer

Key Role:

Provide Information Assurance (IA) support to a large federal client. Function as an IA Network security subject matter expert and provide Assessment and Authorization (A&A) support. Apply advanced knowledge of Networking and technical system design to provide analysis of Network architectures and security measures. Assist with the preparation, development, modification, and management of the A&A process. Provide analysis for the drafting of security policies, plans, design changes, and other relevant documents to ensure accreditation packets are complete and current and assist the team with supporting IA programs. Work with a diverse professional staff, including the Information System Security Officer (ISSO), security engineers and architects, privacy, policy, and risk analysts, mission assurance and disaster recovery professionals, system users, and IT auditors to ensure security and privacy requirements are incorporated throughout the systems development life-cycle. Support other IA activities, including risk analysis, weakness remediation, vulnerability management, continuous system monitoring, configuration management, and component oversight, providing technical analysis in applicable situations.

Basic Qualifications:

-1+ years of experience with Information Assurance and Certification and Accreditation (C&A)

-Experience with Microsoft Visio

-Experience in working with government clients

-Experience with the DoD or NIST IA instruction series

-Knowledge of advanced Networking

-Active Secret clearance required

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with the DHS IA instruction series

-Experience with writing security policies

-CISSP or CISM 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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