Systems Administrator, Lead

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 national security? We’re looking for a senior Windows systems administrator specialized in Active Directory administration to help us configure and maintain high availability domain controllers, forests, and federations.

As a Windows and Active Directory Systems Administrator on our multi-disciplinary project, you'll ensure the Active Directory infrastructure is functional and highly available, and constantly look for ways to make the infrastructure better using the latest technology and the best implementation strategies. You'll evaluate opportunities to improve mission critical networks. You'll share your expertise through leadership and mentoring as you help the team work through challenges and develop new methodologies. 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 and enable our client's mission.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 10+ years of experience with Windows systems engineering and administration, including on U.S. government IT implementations
  • Experience installing and configuring Windows domains and setting up virtual infrastructure
  • Experience managing multi-site Active Directory deployments, replication services, and group policy
  • Experience building and configuring Windows management services, including SCCM/MECM, WSUS, SQL, and PowerShell scripting
  • Experience with advanced administrator activities, technology road map development, or testing and release management
  • Experience with team leadership and management, and the mentoring and training of junior administrators
  • Ability to operate with minimal supervision and work in a team environment
  • TS/SCI clearance
  • HS diploma or GED
  • Ability to obtain IAT II Certification within 30 days of hire

Nice If You Have:

  • Knowledge of database administration and integration with automation, orchestration, and security platforms
  • Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) preferred; Master’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) a plus
  • IAT III Certification

Clearance:

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.

Compensation

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 $81,800.00 to $186,000.00 (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.

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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