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Linux Systems Administrator

Company: Vero Solutions
Location: Arlington
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Job Description:

We are looking for a Linux System Administrator to be based around 25 minute drive from Washington DC in Virginia.

You will work on a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions within the defence sector. You will work with some of the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. This is an excellent way to really expand your career and challenge your ability in such a creative way.

Firstly, you will need to have the ability to obtain a Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a Government background investigation and must meet eligibility and suitability requirements. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

What you can expect to do each day:

You will be responsible for managing the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems
Maintains the integrity and security of servers and systems
Serves as a front-line interface to users with technical issues
Makes recommendations for hardware and software purchases
Interacts with third-party technology vendors and internal database staff
Conducts systems analysis and development to keep systems current with changing technologies
Duties may include installing new software, troubleshooting, granting permissions to applications and training users
Performs Server administration for Server Operating Systems
Performs administration of physical and virtualized servers
Responsible for the configuration, maintenance and troubleshooting of physical and virtual hardware
Configures, maintains and troubleshoots network related interfaces on servers
Performs OS and vendor software patching on servers
Monitors Physical and Virtual Servers performance using monitoring tools

What we are looking for:
You should have a Bachelor of Science in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) related field, plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience is perfectly fine.

Experience with installation, configuration, and management of Linux systems (Red Hat experience preferred)
Experience with scripting languages such as Bash
Experience with implementing security requirements
Storage Area Networks
Clustered File Systems
Ansible for configuration management and application deployment
Monitoring and alerting packages (e.g., Nagios, Grafana, and Prometheus)
TCP/IP, Internet Routing Protocols, private and public networks, VLANs, Firewalls, Load Balancers, addressing schemes, subnet creation and subnet masking
STIGs (Security Technical Implementation Guides)
RMF (Risk Management Framework)

Base Salary - USD $100,000 to $120,000
A Relocation package may be available for this position

This is an exciting opportunity to join a world leading business where you will see your career really progress, you will work with a bunch of talented people and support you each day. If you would be interested, please submit your CV to the link provided or PM me for a private conversation.

Keywords: Vero Solutions, Arlington , Linux Systems Administrator, IT / Software / Systems , Arlington, Virginia

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