Active Directory Engineer, Junior in Reston, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/4/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0020671

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Active Directory Engineer, Junior

Key Role:
Install, configure, and maintain Microsoft Active Directory domains and forests, including bare metal and virtual Windows server management. Schedule installations and upgrades and maintain them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures. Monitor and tune the system to achieve optimum performance levels and ensure workstation and server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions. Ensure data and media recoverability by implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations and support media management through internal methods and procedures or through offsite storage and retrieval services. Develop and promote standard operating procedures and conduct routine hardware and software audits of servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines. Develop and maintain a comprehensive operating system hardware and software configuration database or library of all supporting documentation. Manage and maintain domain replication, group policy objects, and domain organizational unit structure and identify and implement enhancements proactively to monitor, alert, and report on the security and health of the operational Active Directory environment.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with implementing Active Directory domains and forests at an enterprise level
-Experience with providing Tier 1 and Tier 2 problem identification, diagnosis, and resolution of problems
-Knowledge of configuring and managing UNIX and Windows operating systems
-Ability to provide support for implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of IT systems
-Ability to install, operate, and maintain network and storage appliances and patches and perform system updates
-Active TS/SCI clearance required; willingness to take a polygraph exam
-AA or AS degree and 4+ years of experience with systems administration or BA or BS degree and 2+ years of experience with systems administration

-DoD 8570 baseline security certification, including Security+, CASP, and CISSP prior to start

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience in managing and maintaining Active Directory and Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) environments based on Windows Server 2008, 2012, and 2016
-Experience in managing Active Directory-integrated DNS and DHCP solutions
-Experience in developing scripted solutions using Microsoft PowerShell
-Experience with enterprise PKI solutions

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
-MCSA or MCSE Certification in Windows 2012, 2012R2, or 2016
-ITIL v3 Foundations Certification

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

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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