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Cybersecurity Subject Matter Expert

The Opportunity:

As a cyber mission specialist, you will help develop new business with the client based on your experience and understanding of the cybersecurity Federal landscape. At Booz Allen, you can use your cyberspace operations expertise to create solutions that will be executed on a worldwide stage. We’re looking for a seasoned cyber mission specialist like you to apply your experience with implementing cybersecurity solutions and impacting our nation’s security.

In this role, you’ll conduct proposal development for cybersecurity opportunities, including managing responses, writing content, and leading pricing. You will also lead teams of cybersecurity professionals in client delivery.

This is an opportunity to use your research and analysis, and federal contractor expertise to adequately assess and inform our senior leaders on opportunities and solutions. Your role will be vital in implementing solutions for our most valued clients.

If you want to be in the fight–working shoulder to shoulder with our Federal clients–and influencing the most critical global cyber missions, this is the opportunity for you.   

Join us. The world can’t wait.   

You Have:   

  • 7+ years of experience with a major federal contractor in conducting proposal development for cybersecurity opportunities, including managing responses, writing content, and leading pricing
  • 7+ years of experience with cybersecurity in conducting project management and leading all aspects of project delivery, including managing risks, coordinating with clients, providing deliverables, and reporting status to company senior leadership, including at a Federal agency
  • Experience with HHS or any of its Operating Divisions
  • Experience with leading cybersecurity efforts in a FISMA- or NIST-based environment
  • Knowledge of modern CMS Security practices, including Security automation practices, such as DevSecOps to shift security left to the development life cycle, concept of Security DataLake and continuous security monitoring, modern cloud-era Platform as a Service (PaaS), DoD’s Platform One and CMS’s batCAVE and it’s capabilities, threat assessment using threat modeling and threat profiling practices, and industry and Federal security and cloud infrastructure compliance programs, including FedRAMP, HIPPA, SOC 1, 2, and 3
  • Ability to pull in a broad array of firm-wide cybersecurity capabilities into a client briefing to help shape and influence thinking around client challenges and drive branding with prospective buyers
  • Ability to collaborate with leadership and teams to formalize strategies, investments, landscape analyses, and capture in alignment with Health account goals and strategies
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust or Suitability/Fitness determination based on client requirements
  • HS diploma or GED


Nice If You Have:   

  • Ability to work in a remote team environment and take ownership of tasks
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Information Technology preferred
  • PMP Certification
  • CISSP Certification

Applicants selected will be subject to a government investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements of the U.S. government client.

Create Your Career: 

Grow With Us 

Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms.  

A Place Where You Belong 

Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll build your community in no time. 

Support Your Well-Being 

Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home.  

Your Candidate Journey 

At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $96,600.00 to $220,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees. This posting will close within 90 days from the Posting Date.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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