Systems Administrator

The Challenge:

As a Systems Administrator, you know how to build and maintain the infrastructure solutions that meet customer needs and take advantage of cloud capabilities and services. What if you could use your System Administration skills to improve warfighter Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) analyst capabilities and communications systems? We need you to support our team as we develop cloud-based solutions to some of the Air Force’s toughest challenges.

As a Systems Administrator on our team, you’ll build, operate, and maintain solutions for cloud-based capabilities. You’ll manage and communicate risk, utilizing your ability to strategically think, develop plans, and orchestrate execution.

You’ll collaborate with your team as we research the current environment and recommend tools and capabilities from various on premise, cloud based, and hybrid resources. You’ll share expertise with your teammates as we help the customer overcome their most difficult challenges in the cloud. Your technical expertise will be vital as you work with the Air Force to ensure standards are met throughout the cloud migration process. This is an opportunity to use the latest cloud technologies, as you look for ways to improve your customer’s environment using current cloud capabilities and services. You’ll be able to sharpen your skills in computer programming and scripting languages while developing critical systems for the Air Force. As a technical expert, you’ll identify new opportunities to build cloud-based solutions to help our client meet their evolving needs. Join our team, as we transform warfighter ISR capabilities and communications systems with cloud technology.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • Experience in IT system administration
  • Experience with Cloud Solutions
  • Experience with server hardware installation and configuration
  • Experience with Windows and Linux OS
  • TS/SCI clearance
  • HS Diploma or GED and 8+ years of experience in system administration or Bachelor's degree and 2+ years of experience in system administration

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with Dell EMC Isilon storage solutions
  • Experience in containerization, such as Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of scripting languages, including Python, BASH or Perl
  • Ability to obtain IAT or IAM II certification within 60 days of hire
  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)
  • AWS SysOps Administrator Certification
  • Windows Server Administrator Certification
  • Red Hat Certified Administrator 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.

Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices 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 that directly impact your role? You may be able to 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.

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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