Linux System Administrator

Fort Meade, MD
Nov 09, 2018
Nov 12, 2018
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves-to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers. Perspecta works with US government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways-not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. Perspecta's talented and robust workforce-14,000 strong-stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together. Perspecta has an immediate need for a Linux System Administrator in Annapolis Junction, Md. TheLinux System Administrator shall possess the following capabilities: * Ability to provide Linux Administration. * Ability to patch and update Linux and VM system. * Ability to provide Infrastructure Management: Install and configures VMware Infrastructure Server. * Analyze system logs and identifying potential issues with computer systems. * Introduce and integrate new technologies into existing data center environments. * Perform routine audit of systems and software. * Apply operating system updates, patches, and configuration changes. * Install and configuring new hardware and software. * Adding, removing, or updating user account information, resetting passwords, etc. * Ability to answer technical queries and assist developers and end users. * Responsible for security of the system. * Responsible for documenting the configuration of the system. * Troubleshoot any reported problems. * System performance tuning. * Configuring, adding, and deleting file systems * Build new development, test and production environments utilizing Dell Blade servers and VMware. * Install and configure VMware ESX server on Dell Blades. * Install and configures VMware Infrastructure Server. * Build Active Directory Domain Servers. * Install and configure infrastructure related software such as DNS, McAfee EPO Servers, CENTRIFY, LDAP and Linux repositories for patching and updates. * Performed daily task of all virtual environments to include building new virtual machines, updating DNS and troubleshooting system problems. * Create documentation for builds and upgrades. * Install and configure infrastructure applications and support integration with critical application environment. * Patch and update Linux and VM systems. * Support Certification and Accreditation of Systems. Qualifications: Shall have ten (10) years experience with installation, maintenance, and trouble- shooting of LAN, WAN, computer hardware and software. Shall have five (5) years demonstrated experience: Performing and assisting with equipment specification, setup, problem resolution, network support, etc., related to computer hardware and software; and providing assistance to users. Optimizing system operations. Ensuring licensing agreements and system currency. Experience with intelligence community or signals intelligence activity. A Bachelor's degree in a related field (eg Business Management, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Management, Program Management etc) is desired, but not required. This position requires a TS/SCI with polygraph.