Configuration Management Specialist, Mid

The Challenge:

Your combination of people skills and technical expertise makes you the team hero, solving one problem after another. What if you could use those skills to improve the technology supporting the US Air Force's space mission? We’re looking for a systems administrator to provide the integrity and security of servers and systems and serve as a front line interface to users with technical issues that will  help us accomplish goals to advance the full range of engineering support necessary to incorporate new and future technologies to proactively protect, detect, and respond to Cyber threats.

As a systems administrator on our project, you’ll design, develop, and recommend integrated security system solutions that will ensure proprietary and confidential data and systems are protected. Provide technical engineering services for the support of integrated security systems and solutions. Interface with the client in the strategic design process to translate security and business requirements into technical designs. Configure and validate secure complex systems and test security products and systems to detect security weaknesses. You’ll provide your customers with insight into their network through monitoring and performance management. Your technical expertise will be vital as you identify problem areas and opportunities for improvement in a mission critical network. You’ll help your team better understand the network by turning metrics into information and explaining their meaning. This is an opportunity to broaden your skillset into areas like tracking, logging, categorizing, and maintaining changes made against the client's accepted system baselines and standards. We focus on growing as a team, so you’ll share your expertise through leadership and mentoring as you help the team work through challenges and develop new methodologies. As a technical leader, you’ll identify new opportunities to modernize the network to help your customers meet their needs. Join our team and solve daily challenges as we improve engineering, technical, and training support to Defense Cyberspace Operations (DCO) activities for the USAF.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other specialists doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share successful methodologies and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you will have access to a wealth of training resources through our Engineering & Science University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 tech courses, certifications and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of experts who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

-3 years of experience with SIEM/IDS/IPS maintenance or implementation

-3 years of experience with tracking, logging, categorizing, and maintaining changes made against the accepted system baseline standards under supervision

-Ability to develop, distribute, and track all change packages resulting from approved Configuration Control Board actions

-Ability to train personnel by conducting workshops and seminars on the proper methodology to maintain a proactive CM program

-Ability to provide daily support and direction to staff in the areas of changes to status requirements, deadlines, and problem resolution

-TS/SCI clearance

-BA or BS degree

-DoD 8570.01M IAT Level II Certification

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.

We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic—to fearlessly drive change.

Not ready to apply? Join our talent community and sign up for job alerts.