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Vulnerability Security Engineer, Senior

Booz Allen

Aug 03

Vulnerability Security Engineer, Senior

The Challenge:

As a Vulnerability Security Engineer on our team, you’ll use your experience to work with clients to discover their cyber risks, understand applicable policies, and develop a mitigation plan. You’ll transform data into metrics related to vulnerability management to focus remediation efforts and report on success. Then, you’ll guide your client through a plan of action with presentations, whitepapers, and milestones. You’ll work with clients to translate security concepts, so they can make the best decisions to secure their mission critical systems. This is your opportunity to use your experience in engineering, implementation and vulnerability for the protection of systems, networks and information. Join us as we protect our nation’s cyber infrastructure.

This position is open to remote delivery anywhere within the U.S., to include the District of Columbia.

You have:

  • Experience with vulnerability process improvement  

  • Experience with engineering, implementing, and monitoring security measures for the protection of systems, networks and information

  • Experience with vulnerability management, enterprise remediation efforts, patch management and system hardening

  • Experience with working directly with clients to provide solutions 

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • HS diploma or GED and 18+ years of experience with security or system administration or BS degree in CS, IT, or Engineering and 10+ years of experience with security or system administration

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with tools including Red Seal, RSA Archer, SCCM, Elastic, or CDM

  • Experience with maintaining a secure Cyber environment through configuration management, administration, and response actions

  • Experience with the VA

  • Public Trust


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


The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is 119,000-124,000. Final salary will be determined based on various factors. At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choice, and support your total well-being. Our comprehensive benefit offerings include healthcare, retirement plan, insurance programs, commuter program, employee assistance program, paid and unpaid leave programs, education assistance, and childcare benefits.

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 EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic—to fearlessly drive change.