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Platform Engineer, Senior in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 3/17/2019

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Job Number: R0046106

Platform Engineer, 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 the technology supporting law enforcement agency? We’re looking for a systems administrator who have solid system administration background specifically supporting Tomcat/Jboss based systems to help us operate and maintain multiple applications across the agency

As a systems administrator on our project, you’ll ensure the current infrastructure is functional and available to support customer mission, You’ll provide your customers insight into their network 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. You’ll help your team better understand the network by turning metrics into information and explaining their meaning. This is an opportunity to broaden your skillset into areas like cloud computing by helping agency migrate, deploy application in the cloud. We focus on growing as a team, so you’ll share your expertise through leadership and mentoring as you help the team work through challenges and develop new methodologies. As a technical leader, you’ll identify new opportunities to modernize the network to help your customers meet their needs. Join our team and solve daily challenges as we improve mission support through new technologies.

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, 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:

-8+ years of experience with IT

-Experience with Ansible, Shell, and Python scripting

-Experience with advanced configuration, high-availability clustering, performance tuning and troubleshooting JBoss, Tomcat and ApEx systems

-Experience with Linux and Unix administration

-Top Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with Middleware Administration in Oracle Weblogic, Apache, Tomcat and Oracle BI Publisher preferred

-Experience with deploying and supporting applications in the Cloud, including Amazon Web Service (AWS) preferred

-Experience working with systems integration, Oracle Application Express (ApEx) version 5 and Oracle REST Data Service (ORDS) preferred


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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