Job Description

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Information Assurance Cyber Lead, Senior

Key Role:

Support AF efforts, leveraging experience in information security and cybersecurity guided by the NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF) during the Assessment and Authorization process. Provide cybersecurity advice and knowledge in the DevSecOps design, development, and implementation, provide guidance in the modification and review of existing ATO documentation, and proactively provide insight into the documentation packets for ATO. Communicate risks with the internal team and client and integrate information assurance solutions within architecture, system, or system components for use within applications, data centers, networks, and enclave environments. Participate in information systems risk assessments, continuous monitoring, and design of security mitigation or remediation solutions identified risks. Ensure the architecture and design of DoD information systems (IS) are functional and secure and utilize experience and judgment to plan and accomplish enclave security-related goals. Support system or network designs that encompass multiple data centers or networks, including those with differing data protection and classification requirements. Report to the internal Team Lead and Security Controls Assessor (SCA) for IA issues and concerns with separate reporting to senior management for network operational requirements, as necessary.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience in cybersecurity

  • Experience with risk management as it relates to systems, including with security controls and POAMs, and using Enterprise Mission Assurance Support Services (eMASS)

  • Experience creating and reviewing SSPs, hardware and software inventory lists, and Interface Control Documents

  • Experience with DevSecOps, Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), and STIG Viewer

  • Knowledge of AF and DoD cybersecurity policies and ATO and ATC processes

  • Knowledge of NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 4 and Rev. 5 and NIST SP 800-37 Rev. 1

  • Ability to design and discuss system strategies for Cloud computing platforms, applications, and networks

  • Ability to generate RMF security documentation to support ATO, ATC, and COOP

  • Secret clearance

  • HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience working with AF

  • Experience working in a team environment

  • Experience managing RMF independently and collaboratively


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.


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Work Model
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  • 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.

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