Cyber Systems Engineer, Lead

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in a client's implementation of cyber systems to support the Navy and the nation? 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 leader in cyber systems engineering, we’re looking for you to solve complex challenges and shape the Navy’s Undersea and Submarine Warfare mission area by leading cybersecurity systems engineering teams. Your customer will trust you to not only design, develop and test these Undersea Warfare and Submarine hardware and software systems, but also evolve them and make them more resilient with advanced technology solutions. Share your expertise through leadership and mentoring, while broadening your skillset into areas like Unmanned Vehicles and Undersea Weapons and Sensor Systems. Grow your skills by merging cyber systems engineering, digital engineering, testing and integration to create a pathway for rapid innovation. Join our team and create the future of Undersea and Submarine Warfare.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 5+ years of experience in systems engineering

  • 3+ years of experience with Industrial Control System (ICS) or Platform Control System networks, systems, and principles

  • 3+ years of experience applying cybersecurity principles and processes to ICS or Platform Control Systems

  • Knowledge of engineering principles, processes, and documentation

  • Ability to analyze engineering documentation, requirements, and specifications

  • Active Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (S.T.E.M.) field

  • Ability to obtain DoD  IAT Level III Certification within 120 days of hire

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience applying cybersecurity engineering principles to DoD programs and systems

  • Experience with performing cybersecurity risk assessments and developing mitigation plans

  • Knowledge of Cybersecurity Workforce (CSWF) designation

  • Knowledge of DoD acquisition and engineering processes and procedure

  • Possession of excellent oral and written communications skills to effectively communicate technical information to a non-technical audience

  • Possession of excellent people and relationship-building skills to work effectively and collaboratively

  • TS/SCI clearance  

  • Master's degree in CS or Engineering

  • Engineering or Security Certifications, including ASEP


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:

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 Engineering & Science 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 that directly impact your role? You may be able to 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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