Security Tester, Mid in Laurel, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 3/28/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0025992

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 Tester, Mid

Key Role:

Perform product and network testing, using a variety of tools. Assess security requirements, run various testing tools, interpret results, minimize false positives, document results in formal reports, and represent evaluation teams in front of clients and government oversight bodies. Interface directly with commercial clients to ensure we are delivering IT certification services to client expectations. Communicate and justify findings with clients and reviewers. This position may allow remote delivery, travel for up to 10% of the time, and is located in Laurel, MD.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with system and application testing 

-Experience with performing unit- or product-based testing

-Experience in a consulting environment

-Knowledge of one or more operating systems, including Windows, Linux or UNIX, Android, or iOS, computer architecture, and networking fundamentals

-Ability to communicate technical subjects with clients clearly

-Ability to solve problems by conducting independent research

-BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with penetration testing preferred

-Experience with scripting languages, including Python and Perl preferred

-Experience with running the following tools types or similar: network sniffers and monitoring tools, including Wireshark, network utility tools, including nmap, netcat, or SolarWinds, vulnerability scanners, including Nessus or Burp Suite, and Pen Testing Suites, including Metasploit, Kali, or Canvas

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

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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