Security Solutions Engineer in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/19/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Number: R0025428

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.

Security Solutions Engineer

Key Role:

Assess prospective client mission needs and uncover technical requirements while independently coordinating all aspects of solutions engineering, security accreditation, data flow definition, data flow onboarding or piloting, and resolving any stakeholder concerns. Lead architecture design discussions and prepare and present technical solutions documentation and request for changes. Collaborate with partner organizations, including accreditation, networking, and storage to ensure all aspects of the onboarding activities are on track. Work with development and platform management teams to help platform direction, architecture, client alignment, and client success and provide post-engagement follow-up, technical training, and consulting. Help with post-implementation support for key clients and ensure total client satisfaction with the client's implementation experience, resulting in a highly-reliable platform that clients depend on 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, anywhere in the world.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with network and applications security engineering

-Experience with Cloud, service-oriented architecture (SOA), network, and data center security architectures and APIs

-Experience with performing in-depth analysis or troubleshooting of REST, JSON, XML, XSDs, and networking data flows across firewalls, load balancers, and switching fabrics

-Experience with Linux, Windows, VMware, Amazon AWS, Active Directory, LDAP, authentication and authorization, application server architectures, SQL, and NoSQL technologies

-Knowledge of NIST 800-53 controls and the Risk Management Framework (RMF)

-Knowledge of cross domain engineering or multi-level security

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-BS degree in Computer Science, IT, or Engineering

-CISSP or SANS GIAC Certification

Additional Qualifications:

-Ability to focus on results while working independently when given broad direction and preferred results

-Ability to quickly learn new technologies and continuously stay current with the latest technologies

-Ability to address both executive and technical audiences

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent presentation, organizational, interpersonal, and leadership skills

-Possession of excellent problem-solving skills to accurately assess needs, maintain a calm business demeanor, and take quick action to resolve issues


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