Network and Virtualization Engineer

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in Army tactical communications? You understand your customer’s environment and how to develop the right systems for their mission. Your ability to translate real-world needs into technical specifications, makes you an integral part of delivering a customer focused engineering solution.

As a systems engineer on our team, you’ll design, develop, and deploy virtualized network capabilities, integrate COTS and custom cloud and container technologies, and establish the network testbed used to develop and evaluate innovative technologies using Linux containers, virtual machines, Docker, and common networking protocols, including OSPF, BGP, etc. This is your chance to develop your skills in networking, cloud, and virtualization technologies while gaining mentoring and experience with Army tactical communications, mission command, intelligence, and operations. You’ll grow your skills by merging virtualization and networking with COTS and custom cloud technology to create tactically relevant capabilities for the Army. Join our team and help to turn requirements into accomplishments that drive change.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

-2+ years of experience with network infrastructure service designs, including DNS, DHCP, VPN, and firewalls

-Experience with routing protocols, including OSPF, BGP, ISIS, PIM, and Anycast

-Experience with virtualization and automation using Docker, Hypervisor, Ansible, or VMware

-Experience with RedHat Enterprise Linux, CentOS, Android, and Windows

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree or 3+ years of experience as a network engineer

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with cloud technologies, including AWS, Azure, Apache Cassandra, and MapRestore

-Experience with Military organizational structure, tactical communications, and command and control systems

-Experience with Cisco IOS

-Secret clearance preferred


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

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 Digital 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, onsite 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 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.

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