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Linux System Administrator in Halawa, HI at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 2/26/2019

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Job Number: R0044600

Linux System Administrator

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 IT Cyber Security. We’re looking for a systems administrator who can install, operate, enhance, secure, monitor, initiate corrective action and report on USINDOPACOM issues. We are looking for a candidate with a solid background in LINUX/UNIX, Berkley Internet Name Domain (BIND)/Domain Name System (DNS), Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS), SMTP Relay, SPLUNK, SYSLOG and APACHE to help us support IT disciplines and practices to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, security of information and availability of assets remain in accordance with USINDOPACOM mission and operations.

As a systems administrator on our project, you’ll perform the day-to-day required administrative responsibilities to ensure all LINUX/UNIX systems are included in USINDOPACOM Host Based Security System (HBSS) architecture and that all HBSS components are installed and configured correctly. You’ll help customers overcome tough challenges through HBSS 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 and contribute your knowledge, skills and expertise with LINUX/UNIX, ACAS, HBSS, VMWARE, APACHE, SPLUNK in a DoD IT environment.  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 ensure system/application operations and security is achieved, maintained and reported accurately for the USINDOPACOM networks.

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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, 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.

You Have:

-3+ years of experience in managing and supporting LINUX/UNIX systems  

-Experience with managing and securing LINUX/UNIX systems and Host Based Security System (HBSS) agents in a DoD environment

-Experience with Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND) Domain Name System (DNS)

-Experience with installing, configuring and managing Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) within DoD environment

-Experience in managing STMP Relays and Apache Web Servers

-Experience in supporting & using SPLUNK Syslog Server

-Experience working in a VM Ware virtualized environment

-Experience with securing systems and applications in accordance with Federal, DoD and INDOPACOM regulations, directives, policies and Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs)

-Active Secret clearance

-HS diploma or GED

-IAT II Certified and RHCSA Certified

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with Cybersecurity analysis, incident response, or a related field

-Experience with leveraging all source intelligence analysis

-Experience with HBSS or ArcSight

-Experience with Microsoft Office tools

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills in a professional consulting environment

-BA or BS degree in Information Security, or Cybersecurity


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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