System Administrator III with Linux Experience - TS/SCI with Poly

Job ID Number
Columbia, MD
Employment Type
Full Time
Business Unit

Responsibilities for this Position

Location: USA MD Columbia
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ44477

Type of Requisition:

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret/SCI


Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
Systems Administration

Job Description:

We are currently seeking a Linux Systems Administrator III in Annapolis Junction, MD to support an ongoing long term effort for our government client.

Position Responsibilities include:
  • Lead the effort to set-up, configure, and load system software and hardware
  • Provide system administration support of computers, servers, racks of equipment and figure/manage LAN interfaces
  • Provide support for web development, testing, system integration, installation scripts and other duties to support systems and network infrastructure

Candidate must be willing and able to:
  • be on-call to support mission critical work
  • interface with agency and non-agency sites via emails/phone to walk them through hands-on troubleshooting
  • work flexible hours, staying until the job is completed (mission is restored)

Position Qualifications:
  • BS plus + 10 yrs related experience OR equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ten years' experience with installation, maintenance, administration, and trouble shooting of LAN, computer hardware and software
  • Active TS/SCI clearance with polygraph REQUIRED
  • Strong Linux experience; scripting experience (at least with bsh), and working with Puppet, LDAP, Vmware, and/or other virtual machine environments (like Redhat KVM), as well as IBM BladeCenters
  • Development experience in the Linux environment
  • Comfortable updating files, installing/ updating software (YUM/RPM)
  • Strong Linux trouble-shooting skills - knowledge of various Linux logs
  • Need to have at least a functional working knowledge of Cisco networks as successful candidate will have to correct network issues on the fly when the Network Engineer is not available
  • Experience performing and assisting with equipment specification, setup, problem resolution, and network support related to computer hardware and software
  • Need to have solid hands-on hardware troubleshooting experience
  • Experience providing assistance to users; Experience optimizing system operations; Experience ensuring compliance with licensing agreements and system currency.
  • Experience working with highly complex systems administration, database administration, and landscape maintenance
  • Experience working with company products and services
  • Experience working with company and client documentation and storage procedures
  • Experience working with highly complex system implementations and organizational processes


Scheduled Weekly Hours:

Travel Required:

T elecommuting Options:
Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:
USA MD Columbia

Additional Work Locations:

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