Vulnerability Analyst, Junior

Key Role: 

Assist in supporting Booz Allen Hamilton's internal Enterprise Cybersecurity team through utilization of enterprise-level vulnerability scanning and assessment tools to identify all internally and externally facing vulnerabilities present across all systems on the Booz Allen network, verifying that appropriate patches or mitigations are put in place within defined SLA levels. Analyze vulnerability reports to understand the impact and risk to enterprise systems. Keep up to date with emerging threats within the industry and collaborate with other Cybersecurity teams in a Cyber Fusion Center (CFC) environment to understand the impact of security threats and possible impacts to the global enterprise. Leverage both automated and manual vulnerability scanning tools to run scans and reports on an automatic and ad-hoc basis and work with clients to understand scan results. This position is a hybrid role with a combination of working at a Booz Allen office or client site and working remotely.

Basic Qualifications: 

  • 1+ years of experience in medium to large corporate enterprise environments 

  • 1+ years of experience in system administration

  • Knowledge of basic networking protocols, including TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPS, FTP, or DNS

  • Knowledge of vulnerabilities, cyber threats, and information security tools 

  • Ability to learn, adapt to, and support the vulnerability management program objectives, including vulnerability scanning, prioritization, and remediation projects 

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications: 

  • 1+ years of experience in a cyber-related role

  • Experience with vulnerability scanning tools, including Tenable.sc or Nessus

  • Experience with cloud technologies, including Microsoft Azure and AWS 

  • Experience in scripting with Python, Ruby, or Perl

  • Knowledge of web applications, databases, and web server design and implementation

  • Knowledge of open security standards and projects, including OWASP 

  • Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills, including communicating with clients, support teams, and management 

  • Bachelor's degree

  • CompTIA Security+ Certification 

Clearance:

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

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