Information System Security Officer, Senior

USA, CO, Colorado Springs (745 Space Center Dr)

Booz Allen Hamilton

Booz Allen is a leading consulting firm that uses advanced technologies to solve the world’s toughest challenges in military, government, and business.

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Information System Security Officer, Senior

The Opportunity: 

As a cyber mission specialist, you understand the value of hunt-forward operations, and you know that battles are won in the grey. At Booz Allen, you can use your cyberspace operations experience to create solutions that will be executed on a worldwide stage. We’re looking for an experienced cyber mission specialist like you to apply your knowledge in the cybersecurity and space domain and impact our nation’s security.


In this role, you’ll be counted on to understand cyberspace capabilities to evaluate potential weaknesses as well as the effectiveness of mitigations for cyber security solutions. You will leverage cyberspace operations systems to aggregate threat feeds that inform briefings for senior leadership aligned to the United States Space Force (USSF).   


This is an opportunity to use your research and analysis abilities to adequately assess and inform operators and senior leadership and commanders on dynamic adversarial tactics, techniques, and procedures for the USSF. Your role will be vital in the development of operations plans to support command and control.  


If you want to be in the fight–working shoulder to shoulder with the US Space Force – influencing their most critical global cyber missions, this is the opportunity for you.  


Join us. The world can’t wait.  


You Have: 

  • 5+ years of experience in a cybersecurity field performing cyber engineering, cyber risk assessments, or cyber authorization activities

  • Experience with utilizing eMASS as an information system risk management tracking tool, ACAS Nessus, and SCAP Compliance Checker

  • Experience with executing cyber risk assessment and authorization processes for complex programs and systems, including the Risk Management Framework(RMF)

  • Experience analyzing cyber vulnerabilities, assessing system compliance against security controls, and developing risk mitigation plans and strategies

  • Experience writing and managing RMF body of evidence documents, including System Security Plan, Security Compliance Traceability Matrix, Risk Assessment Report, Continuous Monitoring Plan, and Security Assessment Plans and Procedures (SAPP)

  • Knowledge of Security Technical Implementation Guides and methodologies for applying to system design

  • Ability to analyze cybersecurity authorization documentation and artifacts, including policies, standard operating procedures, and security plans

  • Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

  • Security+ Certification


Nice If You Have: 

  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD), Agile system development, and DevSecOps tools and processes

  • Experience with integrating cybersecurity into a major DoD information system throughout the system development lifecycle, including acquisition, development, production, operations, and sustainment

  • Experience with developing cybersecurity risk assessment processes and procedures

  • Experience analyzing network configurations and network architecture diagrams

  • Experience generating process improvement changes for improved and efficient operations

  • Ability to work with network engineers to implement secure network architectures

  • Top Secret clearance

  • Master's degree

  • CISSP Certification



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.


Create Your Career: 

Grow With Us 

Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms.  

A Place Where You Belong 

Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll build your community in no time. 

Support Your Well-Being 

Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home.  

Your Candidate Journey 

At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.  


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $81,800.00 to $186,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

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.

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Tags: ACAS Agile CI/CD CISSP Clearance Compliance DevSecOps DoD Monitoring Nessus Risk assessment Risk Assessment Report Risk management SCAP Security assessment System Security Plan Top Secret Top Secret Clearance Vulnerabilities

Perks/benefits: 401(k) matching Career development Equity Flex hours Flex vacation Health care Medical leave Parental leave Wellness

Region: North America
Country: United States
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