System Administrator, Mid

The Challenge:

Your combination of people skills and technical expertise makes you the team hero, solving one problem after another. What if you could use those skills to improve the technology supporting the front lines of Signals intelligence (SIGINT) collection and knowledge management? We’re looking for a systems administrator that will support and provide maintenance to LINUX and Windows systems along with Tier 1 help desk response and providing system administration architecture expertise to the broader technical team.

As a systems administrator on our project, you’ll have a multitude of responsibilities that will mean answering tickets to help support through system administration the analytics, knowledge management, information sharing, data transformation, and malware analysis taking place in SIGINT. You’ll provide support for the implantation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of IT systems. Additional means providing Tier I and Tier II escalation for problem identification, diagnosis, and resolution of problems. You’ll learn how to help customers overcome tough challenges through monitoring and performance management. You’ll analyze problem areas and opportunities for improvement in a mission-critical network. You’ll be able to combine your technical experience with communication skills as you turn metrics into information and communicate their meaning. This is an opportunity to gain experience in using LINUX and Windows. We focus on growing as a team, so we’ll share techniques, work through challenges, and develop new methodologies together. Join our team and solve daily challenges as we improve the analysis of front-line data collection.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 4+ years of experience in system admin roles
  • Experience with LINUX and Windows
  • Ability to communicate clearly and troubleshoot problems with users
  • Ability to implement, troubleshoot and maintain IT systems 
  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
  • BA or BS degree or 5+ years of professional work experience in system administrator roles in lieu of a degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with network administration
  • Experience with DevOps


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required

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 Engineering & Science 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 that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site 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.

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.

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