Threat Defense Operations Lead in Las Vegas, NV at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 1/26/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0015794

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.


Threat Defense Operations Lead

Key Role:
Apply an advanced knowledge of monitoring, analyzing, detecting, and responding to Cyber events and incidents within information systems and networks. Consult on integrated, dynamic Cyber defense and leverage Cybersecurity solutions to deliver Cybersecurity operational effects, including intrusion detection and prevention, situational awareness of network intrusions, security events and data spillage, and incident response actions. Lead staff on intelligence and counterintelligence collection through network analysis and reporting. Provide analytical support for the development of Cyber policy and tradecraft and provide leadership and mentoring for junior employees. Contribute to the development of innovative principles and ideas. Work on unusually complex problems. Provide solutions that are highly creative. Act as a leader on large programs and projects that affect the organizations long–term goals and objectives. This position requires extensive travel to client sites of up to 75% of the time.


Basic Qualifications:
-7+ years of experience in leading project delivery teams with private sector clients as a technical consultant
-5+ years of experience with Cybersecurity consulting
-5+ years of experience with incident response and security operations
-Experience with triage analysis, forensics, threat hunting, and Cyber threat intelligence
-Experience with key Cybersecurity operations–related tools, including SIEM or TIP
-Ability to lead fast–paced delivery in challenging commercial environments, work with senior leaders to foster positive client relationships, identify new business opportunities with existing clients, and develop new intellectual capital
-Ability to build excellent relationships with technology vendors and develop mutually beneficial partnerships

-Ability to travel between 50–90% of the time
-BA or BS degree


Additional Qualifications:

Experience with working for consulting firms, including Deloitte, EY, PwC, or Accenture
-Experience with working through diverse technical Cybersecurity aspects 
-Experience with Information Security regulations or regulatory bodies, including PCI–DSS, HIPAA, SOX, or GLBA
-Knowledge of information security program frameworks, including ISO 27001/2, COBIT, or NIST
-Ability to excel at face–to–face client interaction in project execution
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills, including providing substantive narrative input on client deliverables, reports, proposals, and marketing content
-BA or BS degree in MIS, CS, or a related technical field preferred; MBA, MA, or MS degree a plus

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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