Linux Systems Administrator


  • Database
  • Apache Flex
  • Management
  • Command-line interface
  • Red Hat Linux
  • Administration
  • Linux
  • Customer service
  • Health care
  • Research

Job Description

Basic Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in a specialized area; or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience.


This position requires an active TS/SCI security clearance. Must be willing and able to obtain a polygraph within a reasonable amount of time after hire, with acceptable timing determined by manager. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

Responsibilities for this Position

Relocation package available

As a Linux Systems Administrator for Cyber Systems, you'll be a member of a cross functional team responsible for enterprise class systems, specialized Linux OS, cross domain solutions, boundary devices and customer service.

We encourage you to apply if you have any of these preferred skills or experiences: Red Hat Linux, system/server builds, advanced troubleshooting, cross domain, and detail orientated.

What sets you apart:

  • Red Hat LINUX command line administration
  • Command level troubleshooting of OS and associated hardware/software
  • Apply Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and mitigation of vulnerabilities as directed by IA based on scan findings and applicable DoD direction
  • Manage cross domain enterprise level solutions
  • Re-imaging workstations, servers, and databases (both physical and virtual)
  • Current and Active TS/SCI Clearance - willing to complete Poly as directed by customer

Our Commitment to You:

  • An exciting career path with opportunities for continuous learning and development
  • Research oriented work, alongside award winning teams developing practical solutions for our nation's security
  • Competitive benefits, including 401k matching, flex time off, paid parental leave, healthcare benefits, health & wellness programs, employee resource and social groups, and more
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Workplace Options:

This position is fully on-site at the customer location.
Target salary range: USD $136,200.00/Yr. - USD $147,300.00/Yr. This estimate represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors (geographic location, etc.). Actual pay may vary.

Company Overview
At General Dynamics Mission Systems, we rise to the challenge each day to ensure the safety of those that lead, serve, and protect the world we live in. We do this by making the world's most advanced defense platforms even smarter. Our engineers redefine what's possible and our manufacturing team brings it to life, building the brains behind the brawn on submarines, ships, combat vehicles, aircraft, satellites, and other advanced systems.

We pride ourselves in being a great place to work with this shared sense of purpose, committed to a diverse and exciting employee experience that drives innovation and creates a community where all feel welcome and a part of something amazing.

We offer highly competitive benefits and a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. To see more about our benefits, visit

General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran