System Administrator, Mid

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 next generation C4ISR solutions for the Navy, Marine Corps, and United States Air Force? We’re looking for a systems administrator who specializes in Linux, Windows, and Microsoft Server with a solid background in vulnerability remediation to help us develop, integrate, test and field next generation prototype Protected Satellite Communications Ground Entry Terminals.

As a systems administrator on our project, you’ll support the maintenance of the systems security posture performing ACAS vulnerability scanning and patching of the system's environment and provide engineering and logistics support to laboratories that include equipment integration, equipment procurement, equipment shipping and receiving, and cabling fabrication. You’ll help customers overcome tough challenges through monitoring and performance management. Your technical expertise will be vital as you identify 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 systems engineering activities such as developing, revising, and reviewing connectivity diagrams, design schematics, test plans, test reports, and coordinate reviews of drafts, adjudicate, and incorporate comments and manager revisions. 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 Department of Defense Information Network (DODIN) connectivity through protected anti-jam SATCOM links.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 2+ years of experience integrating GOTS and COTS network equipment

  • Experience with DELL PowerEdge-740 Server

  • Experience with Microsoft and LINUX Operating Systems (OS)

  • Experience with System Administration (sysadmin) functions and Window Server

  • Experience with installing and updating Microsoft and LINUX software applications

  • Experience with software applications What’s Up Gold and TripWire Enterprise

  • Experience developing, reviewing, and executing test plans and procedures

  • Knowledge of Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) and Assured Compliance Assessment Solution (ACAS) Vulnerability Scanning

  • Secret clearance

  • HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with GSync II Model 402 time or frequency distribution systems, KG-175D, and HST 3000s

  • Experience with Juniper products

  • Experience with computer networking, including OSI Model, and configuring and troubleshooting network devices

  • Experience with System/Subsystem Specification (SSS), Interface Control Document (ICD), and System/Subsystem Design Description (SSDD)

  • Experience performing system evaluations, requirement reviews, and trade studies to determine where changes might be recommended to correct deficiencies, achieve cost savings, and improve operations

  • Experience planning and executing both informal and formal test events

  • Experience communicating effectively orally and in writing to both technical and non-technical audiences


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 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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