Information Security Systems Engineer, Mid in Aberdeen, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/11/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0021046

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 Systems Engineer, Mid

Key Role:

Provide technical expertise in lab–based and analytical R&D efforts to enhance security and interoperability and to assist the Army with designing, developing, configuring, testing, and evaluating the security of GOTS products and CSfC solutions. Research, learn, and share information on new security topics and technologies with the GOTS and CSfC teams. Review technical specifications and design documentation, compare against government security requirements, identify potential vulnerabilities, and provide recommendations for mitigation. Configure network and security software and hardware to comply with a national agency's CSfC requirements, DoD STIG requirements, and Army CS and IA requirements. Author documentation on GOTS and CSfC configuration, best business practices, and recommendations to be used for whitepapers, training, and DoD–wide guidance. Conduct reviews of network diagrams, device configurations, and other technical documentation for the client’s solutions and provide reports to communicate results, analysis, and technical guidance. Demonstrate and test CSfC technology at DoD and Army technology events.

Basic Qualifications

-5+ years of experience with Cybersecurity or communications security (COMSEC)

-Experience with Cryptographic encryption and decryption processes and secure design best practices

-Experience with networking standards and protocols and network diagram designs

-Experience with Microsoft, Linux, and Android configuration

-Ability to conduct network and device troubleshooting

-Ability to be a motivated self–starter to learn quickly and spend personal time researching new security topics and products

-Ability to work productively with a team and support client meetings and deliverables

-Ability to travel to client sites between 10–20% of the time within the continental US

-TS/SCI clearance required

-BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with Public and Private Key Management principles and techniques

-Experience with network and security equipment configuration, including Cisco, Juniper, and Aruba in field or lab environments

-Experience in working with a national agency's evaluation requirements and processes

-Experience with DoD or Army Cybersecurity policies and strategies

-Experience with implementing NIST and DoD STIG security requirements

-Experience with collaborating with Army and national security program offices and organizations

-Experience with code development using IEEE or CMMI best practices

-Experience with security evaluation or vulnerability testing
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent data gathering, analytical, and problem–solving skills
-BS degree in CS or EE

-CISSP, Security+, ICND, CCNA, MCP, MCSE, or CEH Certification preferred


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

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