Cloud Security Architect, Mid

The Challenge:

Organizations continue trying to migrate their applications to the Cloud, but don’t thoroughly understand how to leverage the resiliency and agility that the Cloud can offer. As an application architect, you know how to build Cloud-based applications that meet our clients’ stringent security and resiliency requirements. What if you could use your application architecture skills to design next generation applications that provide critical financial and payment services to our nation? We need you to help us develop these Cloud-based solutions to meet financial services toughest challenges.

As a Cloud Application Architect on our team, you’ll design a secure, Cloud-based application to support high capacity transactions in a no-fail environment. You’ll recommend tools and capabilities based on your research of the current environment and knowledge of various on-premises, Cloud-based, and hybrid resources. You’ll learn how to help customers overcome their most difficult challenges in Cloud-based application design from an experienced team. You’ll work with our clients to ensure standards are met as you guide them through Cloud migration. This is an opportunity to use the latest Cloud technologies as you look for ways to improve how applications are architected. You’ll be able to build your experience in Cloud-based application design while developing critical systems for our clients. We focus on growing as a team provide the best solutions for our customers, so you’ll have resources for mentoring and learning new skills and tools. Join our team as we transform the financial services industry with Cloud technology.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

-5+ years of experience with developing software requirements

-5+ years of experience with architecting, designing, and deploying secure and resilient applications

-3+ years of experience with supporting software development projects for critical applications or SaaS

-Experience with designing, implementing, or migrating applications that leverage Cloud services

-Knowledge of NIST 800-53 controls and assessment procedures, Cybersecurity requirements and processes, and program protection planning

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree in CS or Software Engineering

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with architecting and deploying applications in secure Cloud environments, including AWS, Azure, and GCP

-Experience with supporting federal assessment and authorization (A&A) projects resulting in an authorization to operate (ATO)

-Knowledge of security and compliance considerations for applications and SaaS solutions

-Possession of excellent oral and written communications skills, including communicating with program engineers or managers

-AWS Certified Solutions Architect, AWS Certified DevOps Engineer, and AWS Certified Developer 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:

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you can expect:

-       access to experts in virtually every field

-       a culture that focuses on supporting our employees

-       opportunities that provide stability while offering variety

You’ll also be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical 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 bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals 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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