Linux System Administrator

Linux, SQL, Systems, IT, Engineer, Windows, Software, Management, Configuration Management, Web, Database, mysql, Performance, Research, Applications, SAS, Python, Desktop, Security
Full Time

Job Description

Job Description
Job Description

The mission of the OFR is to support the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) in promoting financial stability by: collecting data on behalf of FSOC; providing such data to FSOC and member agencies; standardizing the types and formats of data reported and collected; performing applied research and essential long-term research; developing tools for risk measurement and monitoring; performing other related services; making the results of the activities of the OFR available to financial regulatory agencies; and assisting such member agencies in determining the types of formats of data authorized to be collected by such member agencies.

The customer analytical environment is comprised of a range of services that support Researchers and Analysts. Primary operational components include a range of open source and commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) products within a variety of environments including Microsoft, Linux, and application frameworks that support data-intensive distributed applications including Hadoop, SLURM, Bright Computing, PostgreSQL, and MS SQL. Processing occurs on both physical and virtual platforms.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

• Support and Administer Red Hat Enterprise Linux Systems including patch management (Red Hat Satellite), configuration management (Ansible), and end-user support.

• Support migration of existing systems and services from Red Hat Enterprise Linux v6 to newer Linux Operating Systems.

• Support and maintain existing and future virtual and physical systems including load balancing, patching, and compliance.

Job Requirements
Education & Experience

• 5 or more years of IT experience as a Systems Administrator or Systems Engineer support Linux Systems

• Experience with Windows PowerShell scripting.

• Candidate required skills and past performance:

o Skilled in LINUX OS deployment, management, configuration, upgrades and support

o Skilled in using Ansible to manage numerous LINUX systems configurations

o Skilled in managing physical hardware (firmware, lights-out management, etc)

• Must have experience in the following technologies:

o Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) v6, v7

o Red Hat Satellite Software Installation and Patch Management

o Ansible Configuration Management (DevOps)

• Preference given for experience in the following technologies:

  • VMWare Virtualization Stack: ESXi, vSphere, etc
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS: EC2, S3, Workspaces, etc)
  • Amazon Linux, CentOS
  • Microsoft Windows Systems Administration
  • Relational Database Management Systems (postgresql, mysql)
  • Federal-level Systems Hardening (DISA STIG, CIS, etc)
  • High-Performance Computing Grid Technologies (SLURM, SGE, etc)
  • Hadoop
  • Centrify/Active Directory Integration
  • Statistical and Research Applications: MATLAB, STATA, SAS, Python, R, etc.
  • Virtual Desktop (VDI)
  • Python
• Excellent written and verbal communications


• Preference given for Red Hat certifications

• Preference given for Amazon Web Services certification

Security Clearance

• Ability to obtain a Public Trust Security clearance

Other (Travel, Work Environment, DoD 8570 Requirements, Administrative Notes, etc.)

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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