Information Security Engineer

The Challenge:
Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in health? You understand your customer’s environment and how to develop the right systems for their mission. Your ability to translate real-world needs into technical specifications makes you an integral part of delivering a customer-focused engineering solution.

As a security engineer on our team, you will work with client to handle their vulnerability management and security engineering needs. You’ll use networking and system management expertise to bridge gap between Security and Network Teams and assist with projects that require effort across teams. You’ll leverage industry best practices to recommend improvements to client’s security posture, including validating security configuration baselines and hardening servers, workstations, and network devices. You’ll evaluate, test, and implement new security tools to increase the security of the client's computing environment. You’ll interact with the client's security analysts, engineers, and data source owners. You’ll contribute to contract and client-related weekly status reports.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

-Experience with coordinating the remediation of vulnerabilities on servers and network appliances

-Experience with performing information security engineering for civilian government agencies

-Experience with one or more of the following automated tools: Nessus, Tenable Security Center, Symantec Endpoint Protection, or SIEM devices, including Splunk, Tripwire, Cylance, ForeScout, FireEye, or Bigfix

-Experience with deploying MDM solutions to stakeholder communities

-Knowledge of ServiceNow and managing security-related tickets

-Knowledge of all facets of information security operations, including vulnerability assessment, risk management, host and network intrusion detection, anti-virus technologies, firewalls, SIEM, incident response, and forensic analysis

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with working in the civil health field a plus

-Experience with continuous monitoring or security control assessments a plus

-Experience with project management practices and methods

-Public Trust clearance

-Security+, CISSP, CEH, GCIH, or another Certification


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

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 Digital 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? 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 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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