Systems Security Network Engineer, Lead

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to share your experience in implanting security systems to safeguard our nation? As a systems security and network security engineer, you can identify the tools, security systems, devices, and applications needed to assess vulnerabilities and recommend the best solution and security strategy. We need your experience to oversee the development and implementation of security solutions that support our client. 

On our team, you’ll supervise a team as they troubleshoot and analyze complex challenges for customers using your knowledge of network and security devices, applications, and tools. You’ll manage the research of technology and market trends to further develop security solutions. Using your skills, knowledge, and expertise, you will assess security threats and implement infrastructure controls.

In this role, you’ll directly impact mission success, ensuring our client is always ready. Through mentoring, challenging hands-on problem-solving, and opportunities to learn new tools and skills, we focus on growing as a team to make the best solutions for our customers.

Work with us as we secure and protect our nation’s future. 

What You’ll Work On:

  • Develop relationships quickly and easily with other teams, communicating the complexities of security with a wide variety of audiences, including senior management.
  • Manage infrastructure and cybersecurity controls, including enhanced detection and vulnerability capabilities and improved event correlation in large enterprises. 
  • Lead risk and vulnerability assessments in network, system, and application areas; leverage big data analytics and traditional security event types to identify advanced threats or indicators of compromise.

Join us. The world can’t wait.

You Have:

  • 3+ years of experience in design and implementation of C2C and C2R policy instantiated within ForeScout policy
  • 3+ years of experience in establishing baseline security rules and policies
  • 3+ years of experience with deploying and utilizing Cisco ISE as an NAC solution
  • TS/SCI clearance 
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Security+ CE Certification
  • Cisco CCNP Security or Forescout FSCA Certification

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with integrating cybersecurity data using enterprise tools, including data aggregation and analytic tools, including Splunk
  • Experience with network engineering
  • Experience with virtualization technologies
  • Knowledge of Cisco ISE and Forescout architecture, including deep level analysis for troubleshooting integration issues
  • Ability to provide support in a secure IT operations and Maintenance Tier II or Tier III role, including issue response and issue remediation


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

Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you will have access to a wealth of training resources through our Engineering & Science University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 tech courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of experts who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.

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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