Linux Administrator


  • COOP
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Data
  • Management
  • VMware
  • Transformation
  • Security clearance
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Network
  • Development testing

Job Description

50% remote
This person will serve as a Sr. level Linux and Windows systems analyst. He or she will work as a liaison between the development team and the system engineers and admins.
-Primary Responsibilities
Work independently to ensure the reliability, availability and security of the ENET solution by proactively monitoring the system, troubleshooting, and resolving issues to ensure high availability and continuity of operations
Be able to work in a fast-paced environment and must be able to work independently
Maintain configuration management and baseline control of development, test, pre-production and production environments
Conduct regular security scans, analyze results and implement resolutions including testing of new hardware and software and ensure compliance with DISA STIGs
Operate and maintain the ENET solution, including patching of operating systems and COTS/FOSS/GOTS
Perform and test regular backups
Monitor and tune system and network performance, including RHEL and VMWare systems, for optimal system availability
Configure, manage and maintain components of the SDN solution (application servers, load balancers, databases, operating systems, etc.)
Deploy ENET systems in the Lab environment, integrate with other systems, perform testing and validation
Manage, track and maintain configuration items including licenses, SSL certificates and the hardware/software baseline
Support ENET baseline deployments, upgrades and updates to the production environment including the installation and configuration of new software and hardware
Lead planning and migration of ENET infrastructure and applications from the Data Center environment to the AWS cloud.
Create, maintain and implement detailed documentation and maintain standard operating procedures.
Perform trend analysis on component failures, network/node outages, and system performance parameters
Interact with software and hardware vendors to evaluate vendor products and make recommendations to purchase hardware and software
Work with network engineers and developers to troubleshoot environment issues as necessary
Escalate support issues to vendors as necessary and coordinate resolution
Manage access including creation and management of user and service accounts
Linux, VMware, Windows, #FEDTPP, SQL Scripting, clearance, security+, ITIL, scripting, server configure*
Top Skills Details:
Linux, VMware, Windows, #FEDTPP, SQL Scripting, clearance, security+, ITIL
Additional Skills & Qualifications:
Have experience with the Linux command line. They need someone with at least an intermediate level Linux skillset.
Experience with any scripting or configuring servers to meet DoD security policies, such as STIGs
Experience Level:
Expert Level

About TEKsystems:

We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

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