Information Systems Security Engineer

Booz Allen Hamilton   •  

Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 114 days ago

Job Description

Job Number: R0031623

Information Systems Security Engineer

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in national security and enhanced crypto modernization? 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 a systems engineer on our team, you have the chance to shape national policy within the US Army for Crypto policies and processes by leading a high visibility effort around modernizing future security policies and requirements that will serve as the cornerstone for how the US Army designs, develops, and fields high assurance products for the next decade and beyond. Your customer will trust you to not only design and develop these systems, but also evolve them with advanced technology solutions. On our team, you’ll be able to broaden your skillset into areas like key management, crypto evaluation, and information assurance policies. Grow your skills by merging systems engineering and emerging crypto technologies to create new guidance, policies, and solutions development. Join our team and create the future of crypto modernization policy in the US Army.

Empower change with us.

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 Digital 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, onsite 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 Cybersecurity or communications security (COMSEC)

-Knowledge of cryptographic encryption, decryption processes, and secure design best practices

-Knowledge of networking standards and protocols and network diagram designs

-Ability to work productively with a team and support client meetings and deliverables

-Ability to travel to client sites between 10-20% of the time within the continental US

-Secret clearance

-BS degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with Public and Private Key Management principles and techniques

-Experience with implementing NIST and DoD STIG security requirements

-Experience in collaborating with Army and national security program offices and organizations

-Experience with security evaluation or vulnerability testing

-Knowledge of national agency's evaluation requirements and processes

-Knowledge of DoD or Army Cybersecurity policies and strategies

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent data gathering, analytical, and problem-solving skills

-TS/SCI clearance

-BS degree in CS or EE

-CISSP, Security+, ICND, CCNA, MCP, MCSE, or CEH Certification preferred