Title: Linux/Cloud Administrator
Salary: up to $140,000
Location: Greenbelt, MD
The primary role of this position is to provide Linux system administration support to earth orbiting science missions. This includes: designing, installing and configuring Linux servers, storage arrays, communications networks and performing system integration, testing and operational support for physical, virtual and cloud environments.
Will build systems consisting of Linux physical servers from the ground up, as well as design, build and manage virtual and cloud environments using VMware and AWS. Will also work with others in large networking environments.
Those authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.ship
Ability to obtain National Agency Check Inquiry (NACI) background check
12+ years of directly related experience in computer systems, data centers, system engineering and administration
Significant experience designing, building, configuring, and troubleshooting RedHat Linux servers.
Significant experience building, configuring and maintaining physical servers.
Strong experience building, configuring and maintaining virtual servers using VMware.
Strong experience designing, migrating and administering cloud based solutions using AWS including Console and Command Line interface functions and commonly used AWS services and best practices.
Strong experience working on infrastructure projects such as data center build-outs, hardware and/or operating system conversions & migrations, etc.
Strong experience working and supporting mission-critical servers in production environments.
Working knowledge of computer hardware (workstations, thin clients, servers, RAID arrays, SAN/NAS)
Proven experience with scripting and automating routine tasks