Network Administrator, Senior

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 facility-related control systems and operational technology supporting the US Navy and Joint Service? We’re looking for a systems administrator with a solid background with Active directory, Microsoft Server System Roles, DHCP Server, DNS Server, Cisco OS, DBA, and ESXi server management to help us test, evaluate, and certify IT control systems to functional and Cybersecurity requirements for the US military.

As a network administrator on our project, you’ll develop, build, install, configure, and maintain a stand-alone government research and development lab which comprises of the network infrastructure, physical and virtual services, and workstations needed to support the mission requirements. You’ll help customers overcome tough challenges through monitoring and performance management. Your technical expertise will be vital as you identify problem areas and opportunities for improvement in a mission critical network. Your experience and communication skills will come in handy as you turn metrics into information and communicate their meaning. This is an opportunity to gain experience in advanced computer hardware, including virtual servers and virtual desktops and networking equipment, including Cisco, ASA, ACS, IPS and IDS, VPN, and Wireless VLAN controllers. 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 capability and security for warfighters.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other specialists doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share successful methodologies 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? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, onsite 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.

You Have:

-5+ years of experience as a Windows administrator

-2+ years of experience as a Linux administrator

-Knowledge of a range of software and hardware diagnostic tools, including PowerShell for scripting, command line utilities, debuggers and disassemblers, or PSTools

-Knowledge of TCP/IP in a virtual environment, including VLANs, routing, firewalls, and virtual switches

-Knowledge of personal security products, including McAfee, Kaspersky, and other anti-virus search engines

-Ability to apply a sound troubleshooting methodology to isolate and resolve the root cause of reported issues at the operating system level and network hardware level

-Secret clearance

-AA or AS degree

-CISSP certification

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with building, configuring, and maintaining hardware components in a laboratory environment.

-Experience with deploying HBSS

-Knowledge of virtual infrastructure security

-Knowledge of ACAS

-Knowledge of configuring a Client-Server VDI environment

-BS degree preferred; MS degree a plus


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.

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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