System Administrator

Belcamp, Maryland, United States
Apr 19, 2017
May 19, 2017
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0004669

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

System Administrator

Key Role:

Maintain responsibility for managing the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems and configure and maintain Cloud environments. Maintain the integrity and security of servers and systems, serve as a front-line interface to users with technical issues, and make recommendations for hardware and software purchases. Interact with third-party technology vendors and internal database staff. Conduct systems analysis and development to keep systems current with changing technologies, including installing new software, troubleshooting, granting permissions to applications, and training users. Program in an administrative language and apply knowledge of UNIX- and NT-based operating systems. Contribute frequently to the development of new theories and methods and recommend resolutions to complex problems that require the frequent use of creativity. Use judgment within broadly defined policies and practices and accomplish task and assignments without considerable direction.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with Linux and Windows desktop and server administration

-Experience with OpenStack and other Cloud technologies

-Experience with configuring Active Directory and domain services, including GPOs, DNS, or DHCP

-Experience with common network protocols, including TCP, UDP, NTP, DNS, HTTP, or ARP

-Experience with routing protocols, including OSPF

-Experience with configuring, operating, and troubleshooting network hardware, including routers, switches, storage, and security devices

-Knowledge of virtual machine provisioning, configuration, and maintenance

-TS/SCI clearance

-Security+ or CISSP Certification

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with VMware product configuration and operation, including ESXi, vCenter, vCloud, or NSX

-Experience with OpenStack configuration and operation

-Experience with configuring and executing data backups

-BA or BS degree preferred

-CCNA or CCNP Certification


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.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems. by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.