Training Delivery Service Splunk Systems Administrator

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 military training? We’re looking for a systems administrator who specializes in Splunk enterprise-level data analytics to support the customer’s mission-critical information systems in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.

As a systems administrator on our project, you'll lead the implementation and maintenance of Linux-based Splunk analytical systems and tools. You’ll identify and collect machine and non-machine data sets and create dashboards, saved searches and alerts as well as serve as an analyst and steward for Splunk indexes related to monitoring and managing network device tuning and troubleshooting the application. You’ll use your technical expertise to collaborate with enterprise teams to enhance the development of actionable business intelligence. You’ll help customers to overcome tough challenges through monitoring and performance management. Your technical expertise will be vital as you identify both problem areas and opportunities for improvement, in a mission critical network. Your experience and communication skills will come in handy as you turn metrics into information and communicate their meaning. This is an opportunity to gain experience in compliance remediation and scanning to ensure applications and system resources are compliant with DoD hardening. We focus on growing as a team, so we’ll share techniques, work through challenges, and develop new methodologies together. Join our team and solve daily challenges as we improve training for the next generation of warfighter.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 2+ years of experience with working in system administration
  • Experience in working with RHEL administration
  • Experience with security compliance auditing, security practices and cybersecurity assessments
  • Experience with engineering, deploying, maintaining, and utilizing Splunk
  • Ability to configure systems and hardware for compliance standards
  • Secret clearance
  • HS diploma or GED
  • CompTIA Security+ CE Certification

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience in working with vulnerability analysis
  • Experience in working with DoD network system administration
  • Experience with utilizing command-line interfaces and scripting, including Powershell
  • Knowledge of physical and virtual server architecture and network fundamentals
  • Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team
  • Ability to interpret technical assessments and communicate security issues to program leadership
  • Ability to work efficiently and accurately in a dynamic and fluid environment
  • BA or BS degree
  • Linux Certifications
  • Cybersecurity Workforce (CSWF) Computing Environment 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. 

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, 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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