Sr. Linux Systems Engineer

Centreville, VA
Sep 10, 2020
Sep 24, 2020
Full Time
Job Description You know that great feeling you get when you solve a really tricky problem with a brilliant solution? We feel that a lot over here. We're looking for problem solvers that can create and deploy software to meet our customers' needs and make the world a safer place. We tackle complex problems on a daily basis, we have a roster including some of the best and the brightest in the industry, and we provide a great place to grow your career. We offer positions including working to analyze and counter cyber threats, doing cutting-edge software development, or working on-site with our customers' test and field-deployed systems, with the mobility to try new things and learn new skills as you become ready to take on new challenges. Responsibilities: * Assess system architecture and current hardware limitations * Participate in gathering business and product functional and performance requirements * Define and design system specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software * compatibility * Participate in customer briefings and technical exchanges * Frequent local DC Metro Area travel * Occasional Domestic and/or International travel Required Qualifications: * Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related from an accredited institution * 5+ years of experience as a systems engineer or similar role * Experience working with Linux (RHEL or CentOS a plus) * Familiarity with virtualization technologies, networking, shell scripting * Active TS security clearance Applicants selected for employment may be subject to a federal background investigation and may need to meet additional eligibility requirements for access to classified information or materials. TS clearance required. Desired Qualifications: * Redhat Certified Systems Administrator/Redhat Certified Engineer * Familiarity with software development lifecycle * Experience with configuration management and discrepancy tracking tools * Experience with Automation tools (Ansible, Puppet, etc.) Ready for action? We're looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don't hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of technical services. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today. #CJ Clearance Requirement: Top Secret A minimum of Top Secret clearance is required Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.