Systems Administrator in Indian Head, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/2/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0015200

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.

Systems Administrator

Key Role:
Work on major, more complex IT architecture projects with full competency. Apply hardware engineering and software design theories and principles to research, design, and develop product hardware and software interfaces. Provide integrated systems planning and recommend innovative technologies that will enhance the current system. Recommend appropriate desktop, computer platform, and communication links required to support IT goals and strategy. Coordinate the activities of the project team, and assist with monitoring project schedules and costs, as needed.

Basic Qualifications:
-2+ years of experience with systems administration of desktop and server systems connected to local and wide area networks
-Experience with desktop system management responsibilities involving account monitoring security, Operating Systems (OS) installation, and equivalent local area system administration functions
-Experience with using VMWare-hosted virtual machines
-Experience with writing and maintaining computer system documentation
-Knowledge of configuring and managing UNIX, including Solaris or CentOS and Windows operating systems
-Knowledge of configuring and managing Oracle, PostgreSQL or MySQL database systems
-Ability to provide support for the implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of IT systems and manage IT system infrastructure and any processes of these systems
-Active TS/SCI clearance required; willingness to take a polygraph exam
-HS diploma or GED and 4 years of experience with systems administration or BA or BS degree and 2 years of experience with systems administration
-Active DoD 8570 certification or willingness to obtain within 90 days of hire

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with writing and maintaining DoD computer system documentation
-Experience with using DevOps methodologies
-Experience with administrating Windows IIS installation
-Experience with PHP, Perl, Python, or Java programming 
-Knowledge of intermediate to advanced UNIX or Linux command line scripting
-BS degree preferred

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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