Network Systems Engineer in Chantilly, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 3/2/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0023065

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.

Network Systems Engineer

Key Role:
Provide engineering and testing, research, and evaluation support, including monitoring, analyzing, detecting and responding to cyber events and incidents within information systems and networks. Configure and manage a variety of networking infrastructure components, including Linux servers, embedded networking devices, various security appliances, and other ancillary networking components, including DNS, Web and proxy servers. Work in a dynamic and unstructured environment, determine resources needed to accommodate new test requirements, and apply knowledge of CNE concepts and tools. Provide operational support, including conducting tool testing in an operational environment and coordinating and resolving issues with vendors and other appropriate personnel. Develop and apply advanced methods, theories, and research techniques to the investigation and resolution of complex project requirements and technical specifications for software development projects. Apply expertise in installation, configuration, and administration of Linux devices in support of Cybersecurity solutions.

Basic Qualifications:
-Experience with network equipment and operation lab management
-Experience with administering a variety of Linux platforms, including Debian, RedHat, and Ubuntu
-Experience with scripting languages, including Bash, Perl, or Python
-Experience with configuration and administration of a variety of embedded network routers and switches, including both consumer and enterprise grade
-Experience with network information security methodologies
-Experience with managing or supporting the product development lifecycle
-Knowledge of configuration management practices
-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph required
-HS diploma or GED required

Additional Qualifications:
-Ability to be a self-starter and work in a fast-paced environment with rapidly changing requirements that supports the client mission
-Ability to be a team player and work collaboratively with a diverse team as well as independently with minimal supervision
-Ability to travel to support periodic technical exchange meetings, program reviews, and system testing
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
-BA or BS degree in Computer Engineering, CS, or a related field preferred
-MCSE, CCNA, or CISSP certifications a plus

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