Systems Administrator, Junior

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 government defense customers? We’re looking for a systems administrator to develop and support solutions that address the unique missions of clients through cutting–edge tools, best–in–class technologies, multiple engineering labs and reach back to a multidisciplinary technology and consulting firm. You'll provide technical and business system support across a large test and evaluation or information assurance contract, with multiple teams executing on and a diverse set of systems and technologies.

As a systems administrator on our program, you will provide technical support for protecting critical information, systems, and assets. You will learn how to help vital build solutions, troubleshoot, and implement new software and hardware. You will help customers overcome tough challenges through system monitoring and performance management. Your communication skills will come in handy as you provide staff training and help desk support and assist with the development of an overall IT strategy for our government client. This is an opportunity to gain experience in virtual machines, Linux IT systems, and distributed network environments. 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 deliver daily impact to our client and their mission partner to ensure safe and secure systems.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 2+ years of experience with IT systems support, including configuration, networking, and administration
  • Experience with supporting Microsoft products
  • Experience with supporting VMware/vSphere
  • Knowledge of installation, support, and maintenance for both physical and virtual network servers
  • Ability to install, configure, and maintain software, hardware and operating systems on workstations, laptops, and servers
  • Secret clearance
  • HS diploma or GED
  • Ability to obtain Security CE+ Certification within 6 months of hire

Nice If You Have:

  • 3+ years of experience with systems administration
  • Experience with virtualization
  • Knowledge of Linux operating systems
  • Knowledge in networking
  • BA or BS degree
  • Security CE+ 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 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 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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