Linux Systems Administrator

Systems, System, Windows, Linux, IT, Security, Hardware, Cisco, Sun, Oracle, VM
Full Time

Job Description

Solidus is searching for a Systems Administrator to join a team that conducts research and development on space surveillance problems.

The System Administrator will support Windows Server, VMware ESX, Linux and a variety of hardware platforms and to provide technical support, training and documentation as needed.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:
- Provide systems administration support services in a dynamic environment
- Maintain operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination of infrastructure and cloud responsibilities
- Develops and designs core operating system builds
- Responsible for virtualization and automation of systems
- Sets up administrator and service accounts, maintains an active directory of users and system documentation, tunes system performance, installs system-wide software, and allocates mass storage space
- Assesses and resolves user access problems related to security controls to minimize business impact and risk exposure
- Identifies and evaluates vendor products and establishes vendor monitoring and tracking processes
- Performs capacity planning and monitors/tunes systems
- Recommends appropriate platforms for purchase, coordinates installation, and provides backup recovery
- Serves as a point of escalation for major incidents that are unresolved at the helpdesk level
- Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources
- May draft general IT communications to end-users including notifications of outages/downtimes
- Scripting, virtualization, and automation of systems
- May serve as the primary liaison for mergers, acquisitions, and divesture activities as it relates to user access, network, security, and support

Required Skills:
- ship and active DoD Secret Clearance with ability and willingness to obtain Top Secret
- Bachelor's degree plus minimum 5 years experience
- Strong Linux background
- Security+ Certification
- Operating System (OS) platforms (Linux, Mac, Windows)
- System Administration
- Virtualization Technologies

Preferred Skills:
- Red Hat Linux Certification
- Clustering technologies (Open Shift & Container)
- Configure and Manage Centralized Logging and Audit Capabilities
- Enterprise Backup Solutions
- Hardware: Intel/AMD, Cisco, Sun/Oracle, Dell, Apple, EMC, NetApp
- MS Active Directory, LDAP
- Technologies including DNS, DHCP, Proxy and Load Balancing
- Virtualization Technologies to include VM management, Snapshots, SANs and iSCSI Storage Systems
- Windows Server

Req ID: 4243

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.

Please Note: Solidus does not accept applications from agencies, 3rd party vendors, or applications with incomplete information.
Dice Id : 10121974
Position Id : 4243
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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