Linux Senior System Administrator / Developer (Job Code 3618)

Employer
Praxis Inc
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 07, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Linux Senior System Administrator / Developer Only candidates with an active security clearance will be considered. We are seeking a Linux Senior System Administrator / Developer to join our team! You will handle a variety of projects to support and improve the organization's network systems. Responsibilities: Design, implement, and test functional capabilities based on customer requirements in a timely manner. Install and maintain Linux systems in production environments. Linux system administration including backup, security management, bash scripting, user account management. Hardening OS and applications to required configurations (eg DISA STIGs). Compliance/Vulnerability Monitoring with HBSS and ACAS. Network troubleshooting. ​ Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in IT, Networking or Engineering (Master's degree desirable) Minimum of 3-5+ years of Linux System Administration experience. Enterprise Linux Distributions (RHEL, CENTOS) 5, 6, and/or 7 experience. Successful candidates must be well organized, a good communicator, and capable of multi-tasking; must possess strong analytical skills, and be able to work independently as well as in a team environment. Will be required to be compliant with DoD 8570 (Security+, CISSP, etc.) Desired Qualifications: Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS). Experience with change request and work tracking software (eg, Atlassian's Jira). Software configuration management using GIT & continuous integration products (such as Atlassian Stash and Bamboo). Experience with Risk Management Framework(RMF) . Programming experience (Java, distributed applications, HTML/CSS, web server). Security Clearance: Must be a US Citizen Selected applicant will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements associated with access to classified information A SECRET clearance is required immediately. Ability to obtain a TS/SCI with a CI polygraph will be required. Company Description Praxis was founded in 1987 specifically to apply innovative and streamlined approaches to the development of advanced technology aerospace systems. Our success is clearly reflected by a rapid growth in capabilities, resources, and responsibilities. An experienced, motivated, and innovative company, Praxis provides a variety of systems engineering and technical support services for aerospace, remote sensing, and ground systems. Praxis provides an experienced, multidisciplinary staff dedicated to fulfilling our clients' requirements. Our streamlined managerial and engineering approach focuses on three parallel goals: -Developing and delivering exceptional engineering solutions -Delivering high-quality, cost-effective engineering services -Hiring and retaining skilled and motivated personnel Praxis has provided technical and programmatic services for a range of space missions (shuttle, expendable launch vehicle, and sounding rockets), science instruments and payloads, balloon and aircraft payloads, mission planning, and ground support equipment. Our core competencies include systems engineering; program planning; guidance, navigation, and control; mechanical and electrical systems design; integration and test; launch vehicle and payload integration; and ground systems design and integration. Our staff includes experienced and knowledgeable support personnel such as technical writers, graphics and multimedia personnel, and web-based enterprise network specialists.