Network Security Engineer in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/22/2018

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    McLean, VA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Job Number: R0023737

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.

Network Security Engineer

Key Role:
Analyze complex local and wide area network systems, including planning, designing, evaluating, and selecting operating systems and protocol suites and configuring communication media with concentrators, bridges, and other devices. Analyze and resolve routing and switching systems for performance, throughput, resource usage, high availability, and scalability across all platforms. Review network infrastructure systems to ensure adequate capacity, performance levels, and upgrade requirements. Design, configure, and maintain complex network infrastructure with mixed vendors. Configure systems to the user environment. Act as a technical project leader or provide work leadership to junior employees.

Basic Qualifications:
-5+ years of experience with networking equipment, including routers, switches, firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention systems, e-mail filters, and network analyzers
-Knowledge of military and federal security doctrine, including NIST 800-53 and the Risk Management Framework (RMF)
-Ability to work and learn independently and collaborate in a team setting
-Top Secret clearance
-Security+ CE or CISSP Certification

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with network and concept development modeling and simulation software and Python scripting
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills, including communicating ideas clearly
-BA or BS degree in a technical field
-ACE, CCNA, CCNP, CISSP, CEH, CSEP, or GPPA Certification

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top 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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