Jan 13, 2021

Linux Systems Engineer

  • Construction Jobs Inc
  • Centreville, VA, USA

Job Description

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret SCI

Job Description:

This position is for a mid-level Network Systems Administrator supporting both Linux and Windows based workstations and servers in both physical and virtual environments. The candidate will perform daily systems checks and identify and resolve issues as they arise. The candidate must be able to understand and support standard system and network designs, configuration, system maintenance, both software and hardware system installations, and troubleshooting of user reported issues. The candidate will be be expected to understand industry standard deployments of typical open source and commercial software technologies. The ability to think critically, solve problems, and provide solutions is crucial. At times, the candidate will be expected to perform their duties under minimal supervision.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Diagnosis and resolve user and system infrastructure issues
  • Infrastructure monitoring and optimization
  • Plan and coordinate system outages and upgrades
  • Network monitoring and maintenance
  • Install server and network equipment in datacenter environment
  • Document infrastructure architecture changes
  • Resolve user requests and issues reported to the HelpDesk
  • On rare occasions, support after hours system upgrades

Required Skills:

  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Candidate must have a current TS/SCI clearance
  • Bachelor's degree in a technology related discipline or equivalent experience may be accepted in place of a degree
  • 5+ years experience with Linux installations, maintenance, and troubleshooting
  • 5+ years experience with Windows 7/10 and Server 2008/2016 installations, maintenance, and troubleshooting
  • Experience in maintaining virtual environments
  • Understanding of basic networking technologies (TCP/IP, UDP) to include cable standards (CatX, SFP+)

Desired Skills:

  • Familiar with VMware, SQL, and Docker technologies
  • Experience with Atlassian software (Confluence, JIRA)
  • Experience with a wide variety of open source software and utilities
  • Experience managing Windows Active Directory or LDAP based networks
  • Background in Network Security, Intrusion Detection, and Server monitoring
  • Familiar with server and networking equipment rack installations
  • Basic understanding of server power (208V) and cooling requirements (BTU)

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