Linux System Administrator

Chantilly, VA

Job ID: 127671 Industry: Government


Linux System Administrator

Candidate must have a TS/SCI security clearance.

Program Description:

Our client is prime on a government program.  The team is looking to bring for a system analyst to come on board immediately.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

The Systems Analyst is responsible for performing daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, system and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups; performing regular security monitoring to identify vulnerabilities and any possible intrusions; setting up and managing frequent and regular (at least daily) backup operations, ensuring that all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to appropriate media, plus creating recovery tapes or disks as necessary; performing regular file archive and purge as necessary; applying OS patches for RHEL and Windows servers; configuring/adding new services as necessary; and performing ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource, optimization as required, plus configuring CPU, memory and disk partitions as required.

Day to day responsibilities will include the following:
  • O&M of Linux RHEL systems
  • O&M of MS Windows Server systems
  • O&M of virtual environment that includes virtual servers and virtual routers
  • O&M Oracle Servers
  • O&M of multiple Network Management applications
  • O&M of VCenter which includes the O&M of VM templates
  • O&M of ESXi hosts
  • O&M of hardware
  • O&M of Oracle Databases
  • Candidate will also be responsible for maintaining operational, configuration, and other procedures

Required Skills:
  • 5+ years of system administration in a Linux or Windows environment
  • Competence in Linux shell scripting, wev server and databse management, router configuration, Windows and Linux systems management
  • Basic understanding of networking and routing protocols
  • Knowledge of troubleshooting network connectivity issues

Desired Skills:
  • Experience with Oracle Database administration, cloud technologies, or software defined networking

Job Type: Full Time 

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