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Cybersecurity Project Manager

Booz Allen

Jul 04

Cybersecurity Project Manager

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your project management and cyber skills with big picture thinking to make an impact? Do you have project management and cyber skills that will help clients manage and improve their programs? Supporting our cyber clients comes down to one thing: protecting the enterprise's systems, networks, programs, and people. That’s what you do: You apply your project management and cybersecurity knowledge to help organizational leadership strategize, plan, protect, and implement new ideas. In addition, you find satisfaction in showing your client the opportunities to improve processes, gain stakeholder buy-in, and leverage innovation.

We’re looking for you: a project manager and cyber consultant who can make things better in the federal government, the intelligence community, and unique organizations. You'll create efficiency in a cybersecurity and strategic management role and work with a client’s organization to help solve challenges and build better business processes. You'll apply your project management and cybersecurity knowledge to help drive growth and help drive our cyber consulting projects as we build cyber focused solutions. You'll build trusted relationships with your client as your team identifies and anticipates their needs and proposes solutions. You'll also look for more areas of improvement and continue transforming your client’s organization. Join us as we lead change for the better in cybersecurity and strategic mission operations. This position is a hybrid role with a combination of working at a Booz Allen office or client site and working remotely.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 5+ years of experience providing project management, cybersecurity support, and direction to cross-functional project teams

  • 5+ years of experience managing others to accomplish complex tasks in a collaborative and fast-moving organization

  • Experience maturing and enhancing the cybersecurity posture of an enterprise by demonstrating improvement through leveraging an industry-recognized model

  • Experience with Microsoft Office, including Excel and PowerPoint

  • Knowledge of NIST CSF, CIS Controls, risk management principles, interpreting requirements, or developing implementation guidance

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and competing priorities simultaneously and successfully

  • Ability to analyze data, risk assessments, trends, policy, and procedures within a cyber environment

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with client service and interacting with senior management and leadership

  • Ability to take initiative, solve problems, and work under tight deadlines

  • Ability to work as a positive, proactive, and professional team player

  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

  • DoD IAT Level II Certification, including Security+ Certification

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Certification


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Build Your Career:

Rewarding work, fun challenges, and a ton of investment in our people—that’s Booz Allen cyber. When you join Booz Allen, we’ll help you develop the career you want.

  • Competitions — From programming competitions at our PyNights (Python competition and learning events) to competing in CTFs, we’ve got plenty of chances for you to show off your skills.

  • Paid Research — Have an innovative idea to explore or hypothesis to test? You can participate in challenges via our crowdsourcing platform, the Garage, and other programs to be awarded dedicated time and/or funding to advance your skills.

  • Cyber University — CyberU has more than 5000 instructor-led and self-paced cyber courses, a free online library that you can access from just about anywhere—including your phone—and certification exam prep guides that include practical assessments to prepare you for your exam.

  • Academic Partnerships — In addition to our tuition reimbursement benefit, we’ve partnered with University of Maryland University College to offer two graduate certificate programs in cybersecurity—fully funded without a tuition cap.

  • Maker/Hackerspaces — Race drones, print 3D gadgets, drink coffee from our Wi-Fi coffee maker, and get hands-on training on tools and tech from in-house experts in our dedicated maker and hackerspaces.

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.