Linux System Administrator (ITEC)

in Aurora, CO

Job #:580002

Practice Area: Government

Date Posted: 09/23/2021

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Linux System Administrator
Location: Richardson, TX.
Required Clearance: TS/SCI with CI Poly

U.S. Citizenship Mandatory: Due to our US Federal Government contract, candidates for this position are required to be a US Citizen and will be subject to a background investigation.

Job Description:
ITEC is seeking a System Administrator with strong Linux administration background to join our team in developing and maintaining systems in a classified environment.

Job Responsibilities:
  • The System Administrator is responsible for troubleshooting, maintaining, and implementing solutions to optimize the infrastructure operations.
  • Analyzes and identifies all or part of a company's existing or new computer (and/or server), peripheral, network, and telecommunications systems requirements, taking into consideration the special technology needs.
  • Designs, implements, codes, tests, documents, and maintains systems integration solutions to total system or subsystems.
  • Establishes functional and technical specifications, solves hardware/software interface problems, defines input/output parameters, and ensures integration of the entire system or subsystem.
Required Skills:
  • 5 years of experience directly related to Linux System Administration, including installation and maintenance of software and hardware.
  • Experience administering Red Hat Linux based systems with minimal support, to include Linux sub-systems, patching, packaging (RPM), performance tuning, networking, user management, and security.
  • Experience with automation frameworks (Ansible, Chef, Puppet, etc.)
  • Strong hardware/software troubleshooting skills.
  • Experience with scripting, particularly in shell scripting in sh and csh variants, Bash, Python, and PERL.
  • Experience with planning, deployment, installation, and upgrades of products within required timelines and resource allocations over multiple geographic sites.
  • NAS and SAN administration experienced is required.
  • Must be able to lift 35 pounds in support of hardware installations.
  • Must be able to travel up to 20% for installation support.
  • Must be able to support occasional after hour maintenance.
  • Required to provide pager (on-call) support.
  • Must have an active CompTIA Security+ or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Certification.
Since 1999, ITEC has maintained a strong and reputable presence in support of DoD and Intelligence community mission-critical programs.

We are proud of our amazing Company culture. At ITEC, we take excellent care of our employees with competitive salaries, an employee care program and a great benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Paid Time Off, and 401k.

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