Linux System Administration

  • PANAMA CITY, FL
  • Posted 46 days ago | Updated 6 hours ago

Overview

On Site
Full Time

Skills

Linux administration
Patch Management
Performance tuning
High availability
System administration
Software deployment
Scalability
Management
Linux
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Ubuntu
VMware vSphere
Hyper-V
Virtual machines
Command-line interface
Interfaces
JSON
YAML
Scripting
Bash
Python
Windows PowerShell
DoD
STIG
Docker
Kubernetes
Automation
Ansible
Terraform
Security+
Security clearance
SAP BASIS
Policies
Information Technology
Systems engineering
FOCUS

Job Details

Job ID: 2407929

Location: PANAMA CITY, FL, US

Date Posted: 2024-06-06

Category: Information Technology

Subcategory: Sys Administrator

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Minimum Clearance Required: Interim Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret

Potential for Remote Work: No

Description

S AIC is seeking a Linux System Administrator to join our team in Panama City, Florida.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Administer and maintain Linux-based systems (RHEL) including system updates, patch management, and performance tuning.
  • Monitor system performance, troubleshoot issues, and ensure high availability and reliability of the systems
  • Manage and maintain virtualized environments using VMware vSphere and Microsoft HyperV.
  • Deploy, configure, and optimize virtual machines, ensuring efficient resource utilization and stability.
  • Develop and maintain automation scripts using Bash, Python, and Powershell to streamline system administration tasks.
  • Utilize automation tools such as Ansible, Terraform, and Packer to automate infrastructure deployment and configuration.
  • Work within DoD-based environments, ensuring systems comply with security standards such as STIGs, ACAS, and SRGs.
  • Regularly review and update security configurations to protect systems against vulnerabilities and threats.
  • Configure and manage container-based technologies (OpenShift, Docker, Kubernetes) to support application deployment and scalability.
  • Use text-based configuration files (JSON, YAML) to configure services and manage application environments.

Qualifications

Required Education:

Bachelors and two (2) years or more experience; Masters and zero (0) years related experience; four (4) years of experience considered in lieu of degree.

Must have experience in the following:
  • Linux-based systems (RHEL, Ubuntu, etc)
  • Virtualized systems (VMware vSphere, Microsoft HyperV, etc)
  • Deploying/configuring/maintaining virtual machines
  • Using command line interfaces (CLIs) and tools, examining log files, etc
  • Configuring services via text config files (JSON, YAML, etc)
  • Scripting (bash, python, Powershell)
  • Working in DoD-based environment, familiar with standard tools like STIGs, ACAS, SRGs, etc
  • Container based technologies (OpenShift, Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Automation tools (Ansible, Terraform, Packer)

Required Certifications:

Candidate must possess a Security+ certification prior to starting their first day.

Clearance:

Candidates must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance; Minimum of an Interim Secret clearance is required to start.

SAIC accepts applications on an ongoing basis and there is no deadline.

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.


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