Senior Linux Administrator and Technical Team Leader

  • CSRA,
  • Arlington, VA
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Business Requirements, Development, Firmware, Genetics, Hardware, Help Desk, Linux, Linux Administrator, Management, Scripts, Security, Simulation, Solaris, Supervision, Supervisor, Unix, VMware
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:


Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

No Active Clearance Required


Agency Specific

Job Family:

Information Technology

Job Description:

General Dynamics Information Technology and CSRA have united to create the premier provider of high-tech IT solutions to the government IT market. Together as General Dynamics Information Technology, we deliver cost-effective, next-generation IT solutions and services to the Department of Defense, the intelligence community and federal civilian agencies as they modernize their information systems.

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation [FDIC] mission is to preserve and promote public confidence in the U.S. financial systems by insuring deposits in banks and thrift institutions for up to $250,000; by identifying, monitoring, and addressing risks to the deposit insurance funds; and by limiting the effect on the account and the financial system when a bank or thrift institution fails. CSRA provides the day-to-day operational services to FDIC in support of infrastructure, facilities, hardware, software, and systems. CSRA supports operational security, client support/help desk, data center operations, asset management, and systems engineering service areas. The FDIC Enterprise network provides its engineers with access to a plethora of cutting-edge technologies in the network field. It has a state of the art development lab to test new functionality, architectures, and equipment. Engineers are tasked with developing and deploying innovative solutions to meet business requirements - not managing day to day, same technology operations.

GDIT/CSRA seeks a Senior Linux Administrator and Technical Team Leader for the FDIC Infrastructure team in Arlington, VA. U.S. Citizenship and background investigation is required; you must have a current clean financial background. (Though the position is 8-5 M-F, the role requires flexibility to support issues or planned activities after hours, weekends and holidays as needed.) Successful candidate must possess and be able to demonstrate technical skills and engineering attitude for success, dedication and commitment.

This position is part of the IT Operations Task area at FDIC program to perform the following responsibilities/functions:

- Daily systems administration, monitoring, and system maintenance on Linux/UNIX OS

- In depth knowledge of Red Hat and CentOS 6, Solaris 10, and Red Hat 7 required

- Performs software upgrades, patch installs, firmware upgrades then test for functionality on a periodic basis.

- Diagnosis and troubleshoot problems related to the OS, hardware, network, and related software

- Daily written and oral communications with coworkers and leadership

- Create scripts in various shells to automate daily and periodic tasks.

- Document work for leadership, update/create Standard Operating Procedures, and brief staff and customers various tasks.

- Lead and act as the senior supervisor for complex Linux and Solaris issues.

To qualify, you must meet these basic qualifications:

Ten years proven experience with Solaris 10 and RHEL 6/7

Supervision of no less than five or more system Linux Administrators

Experience with Veritas Cluster Sever (VCS)

Ability to bug OS issues under time pressures

Ability to work under a CLI

A BS or equivalent + 9 yrs related experience, or MS + 7 yrs related experience.

It would be great if you also had:

VMware experience.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors. With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.




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Telecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

USA VA Arlington - 3501 N Fairfax Dr (VAC008)

Additional Work Locations:

CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Company Information

What We Do. CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To "Think Next. Now." is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results. We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens. Our Company. CSRA's legacy is a partnership that began when the North American Public Sector business of CSC and SRA International merged to become a leading provider of next-generation IT solutions and professional services with over 50 years of combined legacy experience supporting U.S. government agencies and programs. We retain the spirit of partnership in all we do—with our customers, within our brilliant teams, and through our alliances with industry-leading technology innovators. We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Together, we are committed to a stronger and better future for America through next-generation thinking made real today. Think Next. Now.
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