Forescout Systems Engineer, Senior

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in military communication systems and networking technologies? 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 Forescout systems engineer on our team, you have the chance to shape the next generation security protocols by leading our network security architecture. Your customer will trust you to not only design and develop these systems, but also evolve them with advanced technology solutions. On our team, you’ll be able to broaden your skillset into areas like Software Defined Networking and Network Automation. Grow your skills by merging legacy networking systems and microsegmentation to create the next generation networking platform. Join our team and create the future of military communications in the DoD and government sectors

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 5+ years of experience in an engineering role, including performing architecture and design of complex distributed IT systems environments
  • 3+ years of experience with mid- to enterprise-scale networks
  • 2+ years of experience in an operations role
  • Experience with NAC technologies, including Forescout
  • Experience with architecting, designing, securing, installing, troubleshooting, and documenting integrated server or network solutions
  • Secret clearance required
  • HS diploma or GED
  • IAT Level II Security Certification

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with various vendor enterprise server, storage, networking, software, and application services or equivalent depth in a single solution platform area a plus
  • Experience with network engineering and CCNA
  • Experience with virtualization technologies and a VMware VCP Certification a plus
  • Experience with *NIX engineering or operations a plus
  • Experience with Cloud infrastructure engineering
  • Experience with Python and PowerShell scripting a plus
  • BA or BS degree in CS or Engineering
  • LPIC-2 or a similar Certification
  • CASP or CISSP Certification
  • MCSA Windows Server 2012 or MCSE Server Infrastructure 2012 Certification or newer preferred
  • AWS or Azure Certification a plus


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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