Systems Engineer, Senior in Reston, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/5/2018

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    Reston, VA
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Job Description

Job Number: R0025934

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 Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Serve as a senior systems engineer to an intelligence community (IC) client and administer special access program (SAP) IT systems for a client division. Manage both the physical and virtual aspects of the division's multi-domain computer network architecture consisting of multiple local area networks (LANs) and wide area networks (WANs) across the client enterprise. Manage the organization’s servers and desktop equipment, including ensuring e-mail and data storage networks work properly. Ensure all servers are maintained in accordance with proper security policies and upgrades are accomplished within a reasonable time to ensure efficient operation. Design and install all network hardware and software and make needed upgrades and repairs, maintain network and computer system security, and ensure all systems are operating correctly. Deploy new users to a network, assign and update security permissions on the network, and train users on the proper use of hardware and software. Mentor junior employees.

Basic Qualifications:

-10+ years of experience in working with Microsoft Windows server operating systems

-Experience with VMware virtualization

-Experience with Linux

-Experience with cross–domain solutions

-Experience with working for the IC

-Ability to handle complex multi-site and system troubleshooting successfully and prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced environment, including handling multiple assignments from conception to completion on time

-Active TS/SCI clearance required; willingness to take a polygraph exam

-HS diploma or GED and 10+ years of experience with systems administration or network support or BA or BS degree and 4+ years of experience with systems administration or network support

-Ability to obtain a Security+ or other IAT Level II Certification within the first 6 months of hire required

-One or more of the following certifications: MCP, MCSE, MCSD, CCNA, Linux Plus, VMware VCP, or CISSP

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with Radiant Mercury

-Experience with Windows Enterprise Active Directory architecture, VMware virtualization, and EMC Avamar or Unity preferred

-BA or BS degree in CS, Information Systems, Software Engineering, or a related field 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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