Cybersecurity Analyst

Experience Required
Security Clearance Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description
Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.
Cybersecurity Analyst, Mid
Key Role:
Serve as a Cybersecurity consultant for DoD clients in a fast-paced, demanding environment and plan, coordinate, manage, and assist with analyzing security documentation and Risk Management Framework (RMF) artifacts. Prioritize and plan RMF required activities for testing and documenting Cybersecurity control compliance and risk mitigation and coordinate and provide guidance, assistance, and recommended courses of action to ensure compliance with DoD Cybersecurity policies. Author and brief technical concepts to non-technical audiences and create system architecture alternatives and recommend Cybersecurity-compliant solutions. Coordinate and conduct technical vulnerability scans of systems and applications using approved DoD tools. Prepare, register, and submit system information and Plans of Action and Milestones (POA&Ms) to federal databases to comply with DoD directives and regulations. Provide support to the DoD client, including tracking Cybersecurity training, processing user account requests, preparing reports, and various other tasks in support of the client’s Cybersecurity program.
Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications:
-2+ years of experience with information assurance and security in a DoD environment
-Experience with developing and presenting technical information and presentations to non-technical audiences and clients orally and in writing
-Experience with addressing Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) notices
-Knowledge of DoD 8500, AFI 33-200, DoD and Air Force Cybersecurity policies, and POA&M tracking and resolution
-Knowledge of Cybersecurity configuration guidelines, including Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and checklists
-Knowledge of Cybersecurity testing tools, including Security Readiness Review scripts (SRRs), SCAP, and the Retina or Nessus ACAS scanning tool
-Knowledge of documentation required to gain DoD-based ATO
-Knowledge of access control mechanisms, federated authentication schemes, encryption, digital certificates, and trust-based authentication
-Active Secret clearance
-HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:
-Knowledge of defense acquisitions and systems engineering procedures
-Knowledge of Cybersecurity Engineering or Program Protection Planning
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-Possession of excellent analytical and time management skills
-AA or AS degree in an IT-related field preferred; BA or BS degree a plus
-Security+ Certification
-CISSP Certification a plus

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.

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