HBSS Systems Administrator, Senior in Reston, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 1/26/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0022204

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.

HBSS Systems Administrator, Senior

Key Role:
Serve as the Host–Based Security System (HBSS) system administrator for a DoD program. Analyze, configure, and troubleshoot HBSS policies for systems on production networks and provide system administrator support, operations, and maintenance of the client's HBSS ePO servers. Install, configure, and troubleshoot ePO server software, deploy applicable security products to client workstations and servers, and upgrade or update HBSS point products to meet DoD baseline requirements. Implement security controls and hardening on various operating systems in accordance with DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and SRGs.

Basic Qualifications:
-Knowledge of the HBSS infrastructure and its purpose
-Knowledge of configuration and maintenance for HBSS and McAfee Point products
-Ability to manage and troubleshoot technical issues, reduce the number of rogue systems identified, and manage and report on network statistics
-TS/SCI clearance
-BA or BS degree
-DoD 8570 certification

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with Windows 7, 2008 R2, and 2012, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5, 6, and 7, and Macintosh and Hewlett Packard UNIX (HP–UX) operating system platforms preferred
-Experience with configuration of ports, protocols, services, and firewall rules preferred
-Knowledge of DoD STIG and SRG, DIACAP, and RMF
-Knowledge of Continuous Monitoring Risk Scoring (CMRS)
-Knowledge of DoD Cybersecurity standards and policies


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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