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Associate Systems Administrator - Network Engineer


The Boeing Company

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USA - Seal Beach, CA

Job Description Qualifications:

Boeing Defense, Space & Security is seeking an Associate Systems Administrator - Network Engineer (Level 2) to join the team in Seal Beach, CA. Boeing Defense, Space & Security Experimental Systems Group (ESG), a unit of Boeing Space and Launch Systems is a flexible unit of The Boeing Company and headquartered in St. Louis. BDS is one of the world's largest defense, space and security businesses specializing in innovative and capabilities-driven customer solutions, and the world's largest and most versatile producer of military aircraft and commercial/civil/government space systems.

The candidate will support the creation and documentation of infrastructure designs. Researches, develops, documents and deploys emerging technologies and techniques. Assists with preparing and coordinating installation of complex implementation packages. Supports the maintenance of network and computing systems. Supports and coordinates high level implementation planning for strategic multi-technology insertion projects. Periodic Frequent Travel is expected, (up to 25%) for short periods of time, based on program needs. This is a 1st shift position.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ensure performance of existing infrastructure, maintain configuration of infrastructure devices and trouble shoot infrastructure as necessary to resolve issues.

  • Ensure performance of existing terrestrial communications devices and trouble shoot as necessary to resolve issues.

  • Maintain infrastructure documentation.

  • Provide support for the design, validation and configuration management of network and computing systems

  • hardware and cabling as required.

  • Analyzes and troubleshoots system incidents to determine the root cause and corrective action

  • Performs system integration, hardware and software installation, configuration and disposition of servers and workstations to support the architecture.

  • Comply with cybersecurity requirements (RMF) by performing hardening and patching on network devices and PCs, installing & maintaining required monitoring software and providing CONOPS as required.

  • Regular on-console work as responsible engineer for facility network and terrestrial communications devices.

  • Work with multi-skill team to accomplish team objectives.

  • Support end of service life status on all network and PC hardware and software and developing mitigation plans as needed.

This position requires an active Top Secret U.S. Security Clearance. (A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24 months is considered active.) Special Program Access is required pre-start.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):

  • An active U.S. Top Secret U.S. Security Clearance with Special Program Access is required pre-start.

  • Two or more years of related experience or a combination of technical education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):

  • Technical bachelor's degree or higher (any four year degree, or greater, in a mathematic, scientific or information technology field of study) is preferred.

  • Computer Engineering or Computer Science degree is preferred

  • Experience with Windows and Linux systems administration, Windows 10, RHEL , Solaris 11, Active Directory, NetApp, VM Ware

  • Network & related skills : Cisco configuration, Wireshark

  • CISSP, Security+, CEH, CISA or other DOD 8570.01 IAT certification

  • Familiarity with cybersecurity monitoring software (Splunk, McAfee, etc.)

  • Translate security policies and procedures into technical architectures

  • At least 2 years of experience installing, monitoring, and maintaining infrastructure solutions

  • Experience with Agile/Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

The following are highly desired:

  • CCNA, CCNP or other Cisco certification

  • MCSA, MCSE or other Microsoft certification

  • RHCE, RHSA or other RedHat Certification

  • VCP, VCAP or other VMWare certification

  • NCDA, NCSA or other NetApp certification

  • Experience with Agile or SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework)

Typical Education & Experience:
Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 2 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. Master, 6 year's related work experience, etc.)


This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility.

Referral bonus:

3ERP eligible

Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.


Relocation is available for eligible candidates, if authorized

Export Control Requirement:

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

Safety Sensitive:

This is not a safety sensitive position

Contingent Upon Award Program

This position is not contingent upon program award

Experience Level:

Individual Contributor - 2

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Job Code:

6K8DI2 (648)

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