Cyber Security Analyst

Key Role:

Maintain responsibility for helping design and build effective security programs. Span operational, tactical, and strategic levels and tasks that tackle complex problems that businesses are facing when building out and improving their security posture. Showcase technical expertise to a portfolio of our commercial clients. Collaborate with a team that delivers world-class Cybersecurity capabilities across vulnerability management, security testing, threat detection, and cyber intelligence solutions to large enterprise customers in support of their overall Cyber Defense programs. Recommend and document cybersecurity improvements based on assessment, operations, and analysis work. This position is open to remote delivery anywhere within the U.S., to include the District of Columbia.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with data science and programming, including Python

  • Experience in attack surface reduction, cyber threat intelligence, and security operations

  • Knowledge of general Cybersecurity concepts and methods, including vulnerability management, application security, incident response, governance, risk or compliance, or security architecture

  • Knowledge of vectors and detection patterns, including pyramid of pain, TTPs, IOC, IOA, and hunt

  • Knowledge of support development of cyber operations metrics requirements and design of data schemas

  • Knowledge of security platforms, including Nessus, NMAP, and Splunk

  • Ability to interface with internal and external cyber operations stakeholders to define cross-functional business processes and relationships

  • HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience in extracurricular activities, including school related IT security clubs, National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition, or other activities that demonstrate an interest in hands-on practice

  • Ability to navigate through issues on a daily basis and come up with solutions

  • Ability to learn from others while sharing expertise across the team

  • Ability to participate within the Security community through social media interaction, meet-ups, and conferences

  • Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Cybersecurity certifications are a plus


The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is 70,000 to 80,000. Final salary will be determined based on various factors.

At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choice, and support your total well-being. Our comprehensive benefit offerings include healthcare, retirement plan, insurance programs, commuter program, employee assistance program, paid and unpaid leave programs, education assistance, and childcare benefits.

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