Linux Network Administrator

Lexington Park, Saint Marys, Maryland
Aug 27, 2014
Oct 01, 2014
Career Level
Student (High School)
Full Time

We have an immediate opening for a Network Administrator to support classified and unclassified networks at NAS Patuxent River.


Responsibilities:  Maintaining the Linux portion of multi-platform classified and unclassified networks and stand-alone machines running Red Het Enterprise Linux. Supporting over 70 workstations and 3+ servers; assisting with network design, server configurations, server virtualization via VMWare, various enterprise applications and data storage centers, SANs; performing back-ups and desktop support; maintaining documentation of server and back-up procedures; downloading and installing software patches using the Red Hat Satellite Network; and performing network scans using the DoD ACAS suite to detect and mitigate security vulnerabilities in accordance with DOD IT security accreditation requirements.


Qualifications:  Three to five years of network and system administration experience in a Red Hat Linux environment is required.  The candidate should have extensive knowledge of RHEL.  Symantec NetBackup experience and experience with Data Storage Centers, Server Virtualization, VMWare is desired.  Familiarity with BeyondTrust Retina, Microsoft Visio, HBSS and Red Hat Enterprise Linux is preferred. The applicant must either have their Security+ certification or acquire their Security+ certification soon after employment.  The candidate must be able to interface with a wide customer base using strong communication skills and be able to communicate issues to the Network Team.  Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and have the ability to obtain a Top Secret security clearance.


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