Linux Administrator

Employer
Unisys Corporation
Location
Chantilly, VA
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
Summary / Description We are seeking motivated, career and customer oriented Linux Administrators interested in joining our team in Chantilly, VA and exploring an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems. Key Responsibilities:* Monitoring systems and applications for server and application health * Performing backups and restores of systems, servers and databases * Building Linux, JBOSS and SQL virtual servers * Installing application upgrades including document reviews for accuracy * Installing OS and application patches * Troubleshooting issues from the hardware through application level as required on Linux, and SQL systems * Providing input to and leading new projects * Defining and documenting process * Mentoring and training junior level engineers * Resolving and processing multiple level customer requests via ticketing system * Hardening of all systems to meet security standards Requirements Technical background: Must have a minimum of 8 years relevant experience and a bachelor's degree Must have 5-7 years experience with Linux in a VMWare environment including server builds Must have at least 5 years experience supporting production systems in a multiple shift or 24x7 environment Must have at least 5 years experience supporting server including storage and backup systems for Linux on Vmware and also Solaris/Oracle/Sun system hardware Must have experience supporting multiple applications and systems in a complex production environment for a government customer Experience with UNIX and LINUX (RHEL) and JBOSS Must have experience with backup technologies and systems Must have experience working with virtual servers Must have experience with addressing security issues & security hardeningGeneral Skills: Able to think logically and analytically in a problem-solving environmentPossess imaginative abstract reasoning Able to work as part of a team Self-reliant and able to work independently Strong oral and written communication skills Capacity to gain a thorough knowledge of the relevant specialty area Willing to continuously update personal IT skills and knowledge Requires shift work US citizenship is required. Candidate must be able to hold and maintain a NACI Minimum Background Investigation Public Trust clearance. About Unisys Do you have what it takes to be mission critical? We are always looking for team members that have what it takes to be mission critical. At Unisys Federal Systems, our team supports the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers.Our team members gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government's critical systems.Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world. Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at www.Unisys.com.Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons, and Veterans.#FED#