Linux Systems Administrator SME

  • San Antonio, TX
  • Posted 56 days ago | Updated 5 hours ago


On Site
USD 94,150.00 - 150,650.00 per year
Full Time


Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Linux administration
Operating systems
Software installation
Tier 2
Tier 3
Performance tuning
Configuration Management
System monitoring
Service management
Virtual machines
Red Hat Linux
Experience design
Project management
Systems engineering
Hardware Support
Proposal writing
Computer hardware
Microsoft Windows
Computer networking
IBM Informix
Security clearance

Job Details


GovCIO is currently looking for a Linux Systems Administrator (SME) for our Courts proposal. This position will be located in San Antonio, TX.


  • Responsible for server operations inclusive of hardware, operating system (OS), and utilities on the server.
  • Has expertise in one or more operating systems and is responsible for support functions such as planning/deploying/maintaining/supporting servers such as Red Hat Enterprise Linux or Windows, database system. backup system, and the application stack.
  • Assists with restorations, application installation, testing, Tier 2 and Tier 3 support, and troubleshooting issues.
  • Provides migrations, performance tuning, analysis and support of infrastructure, and internal hardware.
  • Provides configuration management and system monitoring.
  • Responsible for centralization of courts and replication, and provisioning virtual servers and service management of all related Virtual Machines (VMs).
  • Provides monitoring of databases, and supporting the Infrastructure environment.
  • Analyzes and fixes performance issues related to networking and OS and provides application upgrades.
  • Responsible for configuration management, monitoring, and maintenance of all hosted servers.


  • Bachelor's with 8+ years (or commensurate experience)
    Extensive knowledge in specialized functions.
  • A wide and comprehensive understanding of, both general and specific aspects of the job and its application.
  • Develops technical solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity.
  • Work is performed without discernible direction. Exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignment.
  • May supervise others.
  • Effects of decisions are long-lasting and heavily influence the future course of the Company.
  • Errors in judgment or failure to achieve results would result in the expenditure of large amounts of resources.
  • Linux System Administration Skills (Red Hat)
  • VMware Virtualization Experience - design, installation, and administration; Database (Informix)
  • Experience developing project management standards, ensuring project management procedures are followed, and completing project documents
  • Experience preparing formal written technical content for the development, implementation, and management of projects
  • Experience overseeing, coordinating, and monitoring IT systems development and testing efforts, ensuring projects are completed on time, within budget, and as planned
  • Hardware Support Skills (HP Blades and Hitachi Storage)
  • Clearance Required: Ability to acquire and maintain Public Trust

Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers--people who are passionate about transforming government IT. Every day, we make a positive impact by delivering innovative IT services and solutions that improve how government agencies operate and serve our citizens.

But we can't do it alone. We need great people to help us do great things - for our customers, our culture, and our ability to attract other great people. We are changing the face of government IT and building a workforce that fuels this mission. Are you ready to be a transformer?

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. EOE, including disability/vets.

Posted Pay Range

The posted pay range, if referenced, reflects the range expected for this position at the commencement of employment, however, base pay offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, including market location, job-related knowledge, skills, education, experience, and internal equity. The total compensation package for this position may also include other compensation elements, to be discussed during the hiring process. If hired, employee will be in an "at-will position" and the GovCIO reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, GovCIO or individual department/team performance, and market factors.

Posted Salary Range

USD $94,150.00 - USD $150,650.00 /Yr.

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