Job ID: 2012908
Location: REMOTE WORK, DC, United States
Date Posted: Sep 16, 2020
Subcategory: SW Systems Engr
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Remote Work: Yes
SAIC is seeking a Linux Systems Administrator to perform high-level, day-to-day operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for complex operating systems, applications, and servers in a cloud environment.
This position will be responsible for the following:
Coordinates, directs and performs complex software installations and upgrades to operating systems and layered software packages.
Schedules installations and upgrades and maintains them in accordance with established IT policies and procedures.
Continually monitors and tunes multiple systems to achieve optimum performance levels.
Ensures server data integrity by evaluating, implementing, and managing appropriate software solutions of varying complexities.
Assists with the development and implementation of standard operating procedures and schedules.
Conducts hardware and software audits and servers to ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines.
Must be able to obtain a public trust.
Requires a Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related discipline; or 4 additional years of experience in lieu of a degree.
Minimum of 6 years of experience with the administration and distribution of Linux systems (preferably RHEL and CentOS at a minimum).
Experience installing, configuring, maintaining, monitoring, and troubleshooting LINUX servers, either physical (bare metal) or virtual (VMWare or equivalent).
Experience in hardening Linux systems based on DISA STIGs requirements or similar hardening regulations.
IC/DoD security experience to include auditing, virus scanning and IAVA resolution.
Offline system patching (such as RPM).
Setup, configure, and maintain various LINUX servers to support development, test, integration, and operational software threads.
Work with development teams to design, implement, and maintain continuous integration environment for several projects across multiple networks.
Support security with OS hardening, patching, auditing, new software requests, and other security requirements.Cloud Experience is a plus.
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