Information Security Engineer, Senior

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
Sep 19, 2019
Sep 21, 2019
Full Time
Information Security Engineer, Senior
The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in national security? 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 an information security engineer on our team, you have the chance to shape the future of the Army. Your customer will trust you to provide daily hands-on delivery as a member of a dynamic software development team supporting a wide range of technical objectives across multiple platforms. On our team, you'll be able to broaden your skillset into areas like conducting technical security compliance reviews of large and complex organizational network infrastructure, applications, and platforms and identify potential security issues in accordance with DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) using both manual and automated assessment methods. You will use vulnerability scanning tools and translate those results into report findings. Your responsibilities will include analyzing system configuration settings against industry best practices and client-approved baselines to identify potential security issues, review and evaluate security findings, and make recommendations for remediation. Join our team at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD and create the future of the warfighter.

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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? 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.

You Have:

-5+ years of experience with DoD information assurance (IA) security tools, including assured compliance assessment solutions (ACASs) or host-based security systems (HBSS)

-5+ years of experience with scanning and remediating systems to maintain DoD compliance

-Knowledge of group policy objects (GPOs) and Active Directory (AD)

-Top Secret clearance

-HS diploma or GED

-Information Assurance Best Business Practice (IA BBP) Certification

-Security+ or CISSP Certification

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with supporting a program of record

-Experience in working with signal processing and sensors on aerial platforms preferred

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-TS/SCI clearance preferred

-BA or BS degree in CS or related engineering or technical field with an information security or Cybersecurity concentration preferred


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and will need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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