Job Description

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Lexington Park,MD,US
Systems Administrator

The Opportunity:  

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 Navy? We’re looking for a systems administrator to build and manage a system that will enable DoD organizations to take advantage of Cloud technology, reduce data center infrastructure, and significantly enhance overall security postures.

As a well-rounded systems administrator on our project, you’ll support maintenance activities, including evaluation, integration, fielding, administration, testing, and operations of networks, systems, and subsystems in a virtual environment. You will configure and manage operational Windows and Red Hat Linux environments which include network equipment, such as file servers, firewalls, network access, and security monitoring systems. You will perform system backups and manage the backup data library. You will interface with customers to troubleshoot and resolve technical support issues. This client facing role requires the ability to interface and effectively communicate with customers at all levels with the ability to guide and support decision making.

Join us. The world can't wait.

You Have:

  • Experience implementing and configuring IT infrastructure systems, including operating systems, applications, and virtualization technologies

  • Experience performing and managing network backups, including storage media

  • Experience managing Microsoft Windows and Red Hat Linux operating systems

  • Experience with various network equipment, including file servers and firewalls

  • Experience maintaining systems in accordance with security policies and procedures as outlined in the security authorization package

  • Experience automating processing by using scripts to improve efficiencies

  • Experience drafting and maintaining documentation, including technical checklists, standard operating procedures, and end user guidance

  • Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering or 6+ years of experience with implementing and configuring IT infrastructure systems in lieu of a degree

  • Applicable DoD8140 certifications, such as Security+

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with applications administration utilizing VMware, OpenShift, Jira, Bit Bucket, M&S tools or PLM tools

  • Master's degree in Computer Science or Engineering

  • Microsoft or Red Hat certification


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

Create Your Career: 

Grow With Us 

Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms.  

A Place Where You Belong

Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll build your community in no time. 

Support Your Well-Being 

Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home.  

Your Candidate Journey 

At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.  


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $75,600.00 to $172,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees. This posting will close within 90 days from the Posting Date.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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