Penetration Tester

McLean, Virginia, United States
Oct 20, 2017
Nov 24, 2017
IT, QA Engineer
Full Time

Job Description Job Number: R0000577

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.

Penetration Tester

Key Role:
Conduct penetration testing and vulnerability assessments against a broad range of targets, including Windows, UNIX, Linux, routers, firewalls, switches, and applications. Work with the team to clearly define the scope of testing and the related rules of engagement. Develop and execute a test plan, leveraging automated and manual testing methods to discover vulnerabilities and methods of exploitation. Draft deliverable reports addressing testing methods and actionable findings and recommendations for mitigation strategies and for comprehensive security program improvements.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with performing penetration testing and risk assessments against computer networks
-1+ years of experience with penetration testing tools, including Burp, Nmap, Wireshark, Nessus, and Metasploit
-1+ years of experience with Perl, Python, or other scripting languages
-Knowledge of network protocols
-Knowledge of common vulnerabilities and related attack vectors
-Ability to brief technical and non-technical audiences on security threats, vulnerabilities, and risks
-TS/SCI clearance
-DoD 8570 IAT Level III and CEH Certification

Additional Qualifications:
-Possession of excellent technical writing skills to produce client ready deliverables
-Possession of excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills
-BA or BS degree in a technical field

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

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems. by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.