Federal - System Administrator
Alexandria , Virginia
December 17, 2017

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field (e.g. Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, etc.) or equivalent experience. In lieu of Bachelor’s Degree an additional 3 years of relevant experience.
  • 3 years of configuring, optimizing, testing, and managing network servers, desktops, printers, hubs, routers, switches and applications to ensure they comply with security policy, procedures, and technical requirements.
  • Must have CE Certifications or certificates of training for at least one of the operating systems (Windows or Linux).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1-2 Years of supporting implementation of network security systems (firewalls, intrusion detection systems (IDS), intrusion prevention systems (IPS), scanning software, etc.).
  • Experience with Splunk, McAfee HBSS/ESS, ACAS (Tenable SecurityCenter and Nessus), Linux Administration, VMWare, Active Directory, WSUS, and/or RADIUS.
  • Experience with SIPRNet or other classified networks.
  • Understanding of Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) methodology for standardizing security protocols within networks, servers, computers, and logical designs to enhance overall security.
  • Familiar with security controls and supporting documentation as required for C&A/DIACAP/ICD 503/ NIST/FIPS, etc.

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.


Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.


Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.


Accenture is a federal contractor, an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.


Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.


Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.


Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


US Citizenship Required.


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