DevOps Linux System Administrator (ITEC)

in Aurora, CO

Job #:602047

Practice Area: Government

Date Posted: 09/24/2021

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DevOps Linux System Administrator
Location: Aurora, CO
Required Clearance: TS/SCI w 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 talented and passionate Linux System Administrator to join our DevOps Transformation team in a classified environment. As a System administrator, you will be responsible for supporting our team and programs in their journey to adopt DevOps and Agile methodologies as a new way of working. Using these methodologies you will be constantly optimizing systems and services for security, automation, and performance/availability, while ensuring solutions developed adhere and align to architecture standards. As the Systems Administrator, you will work closely in a DevOps environment with the program personnel to ensure smooth execution of development and continuous integration. This position requires US Citizenship with a current TS/SCI with CI Poly Government Security Clearance.

Required Skills:
  • Must be a US Citizen with a current TS-SCI clearance with CI poly.
  • 6 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 kickstart, patching (satellite servers), creating RPM packages, performance tuning, networking, user management, and security.
  • Extensive experience with scripting, particularly in Bash and Python.
  • Experienced using automation tools/frameworks such as Terraform, Ansible, and Chef.
  • In-depth experience with the deployment and administration of systems in Amazon Web Services (AWS)/Commercial Cloud Services (C2S).
  • Experience with recent versions of VMware (ESXi and vCenter).
  • Hands-on experience working with developer tools including Git, Arifactory, Bitbucket, CI/CD tools, and Jira.
  • Experience with containerization.
  • Experience using Agile/Scrum development methodology (SAFe, Scrum, Khanban).
  • Must be able to lift up to 35 pounds in support of hardware installations.
  • Must be able to travel up to 10% 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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