Systems Administrator in Fort Meade, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Number: R0023769

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:

Perform lab manager duties to develop, build, install, configure, and maintain a stand-alone government research and development laboratory comprised of the network infrastructure, physical and virtual servers, and workstations needed to support mission requirements. Work on operating systems, including several flavors of Windows and Linux. Work on hardware, including Dell servers, switches, network attached storage arrays, and tape drives, Symantec backup appliances, Cisco switches, Apple workstations, and custom built workstations. This position requires the ability to work core office hours of 1000 – 1400.

Basic Qualifications:

-10+ years of experience with systems administration

-5+ years of experience with Red Hat Linux or a derivative, including CentOS or Fedora

-2+ years of experience with administering Windows systems, including Windows Server 2012 or newer

-Experience with provisioning systems, configuring systems, patching and managing systems, and securing or hardening systems

-Experience with administering VMware VSphere servers, VMware ESXi, Cisco IOS, and NetApp appliances

-Knowledge of VMWare and virtual environments, including installing and configuring virtual servers and clients while using various operating systems, as mission needs dictate

-Ability to build, configure, and maintain hardware components of a laboratory or operational system

-Ability to configure and manage Windows and Linux operating systems, install or load operating system software, troubleshoots, maintain integrity, and configure network components, and implement operating system enhancements to improve reliability and performance

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-BS degree or 15 years of experience with systems administration in lieu of a degree


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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