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Cybersecurity Solutions Engineer, Lead

Company: Booz Allen Hamilton
Location: Reston
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

The Challenge:

Everyone knows security needs to be "baked in" to system architecture, but you actually know how to bake it in. You can identify and implement ways to harden systems and reduce their attack surface. What if you could use your cyber engineering and architecture skills to lead the design and building of secure systems for the DoD? We're looking for an engineer who can create solutions for the DoD that will stand up to even the most advanced cyber threats.

As a lead Cybersecurity Solutions Engineer on our project, you'll design cybersecurity solutions and help implement them with client organizations You'll coordinate work with DoD and Intelligence Community leaders, Industry Partners, and other stakeholders to identify the right mix of tools and techniques to translate your customer's IT needs and future goals into a plan that will enable secure and effective solutions. We need to come up with the best solution, so you'll advise on new techniques, break free from the legacy model, and go where the industry is going. You'll lead the team through a critical approach to network design, providing alternatives, and customizing solutions to maintain a balance of security and mission needs. This is a chance to lead a team of experts to make a difference in the security of warfighter communications and Operational Technology Systems. You'll lead efforts to help customers overcome their most difficult challenges by integrating secure practices like continuous monitoring, endpoint-based detection, response EDR, multi-factor authentication, identity and access management, and advanced analytics. You'll be able to broaden your skillset into areas like cloud-based security and Operational Technology while building peace of mind in critical infrastructure. As a technical leader, you'll identify new opportunities to use cybersecurity solutions to help your customers meet their toughest challenges. Become a leader on our team as we improve the DoD's network and system security through the delivery of Cybersecurity solutions.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

12+ years of experience with Cybersecurity, IA, and Cyber solutions development support

5+ years of experience with developing and presenting technical information and presentations to non-technical audiences and clients, including developing Cybersecurity architectural diagrams and schemas

Knowledge of DoD and intelligence community IA and security laws, regulations, and policies, including mandates and FISMA

Knowledge of enterprise system and network architecture

Ability to combine technologies to develop new capabilities

TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

Bachelor's degree in CS or Engineering

DoD 8570/8140 IAM Level III-Compliant Certification, including CISSP or CISM

Nice If You Have:

Experience as an Information Systems Security Engineer supporting the full spectrum of the Risk Management Framework

Experience with implementing Operational Technology solutions

Experience with software and hardware development

Experience with DoD 8500, DCID 6/3, ICD 503, FIPS, DoD, and IC IA policies

Experience with supporting and leading responses to US government proposal

Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

Build Your Career:

Rewarding work, fun challenges, and a ton of investment in our people-that's Booz Allen cyber. When you join Booz Allen, we'll help you develop the career you want.

Competitions - From programming competitions at our PyNights (Python competition and learning events) to competing in CTFs, we've got plenty of chances for you to show off your skills.

Paid Research - Have an innovative idea to explore or hypothesis to test? You can participate in challenges via our crowdsourcing platform, the Garage, and other programs to be awarded dedicated time and/or funding to advance your skills.

Cyber University - CyberU has more than 5000 instructor-led and self-paced cyber courses, a free online library that you can access from just about anywhere-including your phone-and certification exam prep guides that include practical assessments to prepare you for your exam.

Academic Partnerships - In addition to our tuition reimbursement benefit, we've partnered with University of Maryland University College to offer two graduate certificate programs in cybersecurity-fully funded without a tuition cap.

Maker/Hackerspaces - Race drones, print 3D gadgets, drink coffee from our Wi-Fi coffee maker, and get hands-on training on tools and tech from in-house experts in our dedicated maker and hackerspaces.

We're an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change - no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.


Keywords: Booz Allen Hamilton, Reston , Cybersecurity Solutions Engineer, Lead, Other , Reston, Virginia

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