Computer and Network Systems Administrator - 3408

Computer, Network, Systems, Linux, System, Windows, IT, Development, Analysis, Engineering, Perl, Python, Security, C, Java, VM, Management
Contract W2
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Job Description

Solidus is searching for a Computer and Network Systems Administrator to join a technical research and development group with a diverse set of information technology activities and requirements, including a significant Linux-oriented project support component.

Responsibilities will include:
- System imaging, customization, configuration management, and maintenance of Linux, Windows, and Mac systems in desktop, mobile, server, virtual, and field-test form factors
- Support of software development teams in the installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, and optimization of a variety of development tools (version control, integrated development environments, continuous integration tools, and collaboration tools), development libraries, kernels, and hardware drivers
- Support field test deployments, including pre-shipment system preparation, on-site setup and networking, test support, and data management/backup
- Collaboration with an experienced team of IT professionals to support the group's desktop users, enterprise infrastructure, and IT equipment
- Development of automated methods for setting up and maintaining system configurations, monitoring health of deployed systems, and performing security audits of deployed systems
- Deployment, operation, and maintenance of enterprise-grade services, servers, networks, storage, virtualization, and backups
- Maintenance of compliance with all required Information Assurance (IA) requirements
- Analysis and development of solutions for failures and outages, and coordinating the troubleshooting and repair of servers, applications, and systems

The successful candidate will join a group participating in programs cover a range of activities including advanced electro-optical sensors and algorithms, mission simulation and modeling, laboratory and field/flight tests and data reduction and analysis.

- Active Secret Clearance; Top Secret desirable
- Education: BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, or equivalent discipline
- Minimum 4 years professional experience in an enterprise IT environment

Other Requirements:
- Strong knowledge of Red Hat / CentOS variants of Linux to include system administration, user management, security hardening, backup procedures, disk and file management, software and kernel compilation and installation, and system troubleshooting
- Proven ability to quickly and effectively learn new technologies, adapt to new environments and methodologies, and work outside one?s own comfort zone
- Strong teamwork experience, self-motivation, and organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
- Proficient in multiple common scripting languages, e.g. sh/csh /zsh, Perl, and Python, for automation of common systems administration tasks
- Strong knowledge of Microsoft Windows desktop and server administration
- Familiarity with the architecture of x86-based computer hardware, and comfortable configuring, troubleshooting, and maintaining desktop and server-grade hardware

Additionally Desirable:
- Ideal candidate will have or be able to obtain Security+ and/or Linux+ certifications
- Strong knowledge of enterprise-grade networking, virtualization, storage, and backups
-Desire and ability to participate in field testing, sometimes involving multi-week travel
- Proficient in one or more compiled programming languages (e.g. C, C++, Java)
- Expertise in Microsoft Windows desktop and server administration
- Experience with tools for system imaging, system configuration, configuration management, and security auditing
- Expertise in enterprise-grade networking, virtualization, storage, and/or backups
- Experience with DoD security procedures and requirements, especially DIACAP or RMF
- Experience with low-SWaP, ruggedized, flight-qualified computer hardware
- Working knowledge of Mac desktop administration

- Strong backup experience and proven ability to protect mission critical data
- Applied understanding of DoD STIG's and SCAP
- Enterprise VMWARE experience to include VM Management, snapshots, SAN and iSCSI Storage systems
- PKI, Multi-Factor Authentication, and PIV Technologies

Applicants selected must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship may be required. Solidus is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. NOTICE OF AFFIRMATIVE ACTION PLAN FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES, DISABLED VETERANS AND OTHER PROTECTED VETERANS. It is the policy of this Company to seek and employ qualified individuals at all locations and facilities, and to provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees in recruiting, hiring, placement, training, compensation, insurance, benefits, promotion, transfer, and termination. To achieve this, we are dedicated to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans, and other protected veterans. The objective in adopting the Affirmative Action Programs is to place qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans and other protected veterans in all job classifications. These Affirmative Action Programs are available for inspection by any applicant or employee by contacting the Company's EEO Coordinator, in the Human Resources office, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm
Dice Id : 10121974
Position Id : 3408
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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