Job Description

Aberdeen Proving Ground,MD,US
Remote Work:
Job Number:
Network SME Lead

Key Role:

Monitor network administration and maintenance operations. esolve network incidents to ensure the smooth-running of the network operation center. Apply advanced consulting skills, extensive technical expertise, and full industry knowledge. Develop innovative solutions to complex problems. Work without considerable direction. Mentor and supervise team members.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 12+ year experience with SATCOM
  • Experience with designing and implementing LANs and VLANs
  • Knowledge of current and future Force tactical and strategic military communications networks, as well as the architecture, protocols, security, network management, and physics underlying these systems
  • Knowledge of virtualization and storage technologies, including VMware, EMC, NetApp, Microsoft, Dell, or HP
  • Ability to assist in all aspects of network management from network design through implementation, maintenance, and upgrading of existing systems, including the WIN-Tactical Network, portions of the Defense Information Systems Network (DISN), and the Global Information Grid (GIG) 
  • Ability to gather mission needs statements, operational requirements Capability Development Documents (ORCDD), and Capability Production Documents (CPD) and translate requirements into technical solutions that are standards-based and cost efficient
  • Ability to lead and facilitate technical discussions with internal and external organizations
  • Ability to provide technical expertise at field locations as required
  • Secret clearance
  • Bachelor's degree

Additional Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Converged Ethernet Over IP (EOIP) network 
  • Ability to develop network architecture for adjacent, higher, and lower units, as well as for allied nations, government agencies, and commercial service interfaces
  • Ability to support technical tasks in the integration of Data, Voice, and Video in the Tactical Network, engineering, and technical documentation
  • Ability to assist in the development of technical requirements, specifications, plans and reports, software and hardware engineering, preparation of independent assessments, systems engineering, technical expertise at fielding locations, test and evaluation, architectural and interoperability support, and quality engineering
  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills  
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering


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.


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Work Model
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  • 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.

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