Information Systems Security Officer, Lead

The Challenge:

Warnings about cyber threats are everywhere and the constantly evolving nature of these threats can make understanding them seem overwhelming to government agencies and military organizations.  In all of this “cyber noise”, how can these organizations understand their risks and how to mitigate them? The answer is you – an information security risk specialist who will break down complex threats into manageable plans of action.

As an information security risk specialist on our team, you’ll consult for the DoD leading the discovery of their cyber risks, understanding applicable policies, and developing a mitigation plan. You’ll oversee the analysis of technical, environmental, and personnel details from the members of your team as they review the entire threat landscape. Then, you’ll guide your client through a plan of action with presentations, white papers, and milestones. Your client will rely on you to translate security concepts, so they can make the best decisions to secure their mission critical systems and infrastructures. This is your opportunity to take a leadership role in information security while sharing your skills in cybersecurity and Risk Management Framework (RMF) with both clients and your team. Join us as we protect our military’s communications and our nation's cyber infrastructure. 

Empower change with us.

You Have:

-Experience with analysis of enclave Cybersecurity policies

-Experience with evaluating proposals to determine if proposed security solutions effectively address enclave requirements

-Experience with the evaluation of cost benefit and risk analysis

-Experience with interpretation of patterns of non-compliance to determine their impact on levels of risk and overall effectiveness of the enclave’s Cybersecurity program

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with authorization actions concerning software development and testing

-Knowledge of intelligence community cybersecurity requirements

-Knowledge of the configuration management of military software, including source code, documentation, and fieldable products

-Knowledge of DoD security and program protection and declassification operations


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

Build Your Career:

Rewarding work, fun challenges, and a ton of investment in our people—that’s Booz Allen cyber. When you join Booz Allen, we’ll help you develop the career you want.

Competitions — From programming competitions at our PyNights (Python competition and learning events) to competing in CTFs, we’ve got plenty of chances for you to show off your skills.

Paid Research — Have an innovative idea to explore or hypothesis to test? You can participate in challenges via our crowdsourcing platform, the Garage, and other programs to be awarded dedicated time and/or funding to advance your skills.

Cyber University — CyberU has more than 5000 instructor-led and self-paced cyber courses, a free online library that you can access from just about anywhere—including your phone—and certification exam prep guides that include practical assessments to prepare you for your exam.

Academic Partnerships — In addition to our tuition reimbursement benefit, we’ve partnered with University of Maryland University College to offer two graduate certificate programs in cybersecurity—fully funded without a tuition cap.

Maker/Hackerspaces — Race drones, print 3D gadgets, drink coffee from our Wi-Fi coffee maker, and get hands-on training on tools and tech from in-house experts in our dedicated maker and hackerspaces.

We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic—to fearlessly drive change.

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