Linux Systems Engineer

Fort George G Meade, MD
Jan 12, 2021
Jan 15, 2021
Full Time
Job DescriptionMinimum Clearance Required to Start: Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph Job Description: Are you ready to be part of a cutting edge cybersecurity project that will make a huge impact on the security of DOD/Intel community? If you're interested in leveraging your intelligence / system engineering skills to gather, distill, and provide critical insights into cybersecurity vulnerability assessments of mission-critical government systems, then we have the ideal role for you to start your new career path at Parsons! Responsibilities: * Direct the daily operations of the employees with a focus on productivity & efficiency. * Interact with customer on a daily basis to provide updates on current and upcoming tasking. * Build, configure and maintain Linux servers in a production environment. * Configure and support Linux CentOS systems to include passive and active sensors. * Install, troubleshoot, and manage a variety of analyst applications that may include Bro/Zeek, Snort, Afpacket, Splunk and NiFi. * Utilize configuration management tools such as puppet, ansible, chef, etc. * Analyze system logs and identify potential issues. * Develop, maintain, and contribute to a knowledge repository. * Develop, maintain, and contribute to a knowledge repository. * Answer technical queries and assist developers and end users. * Install and configure infrastructure applications and support integration within a critical application environment. * Deliver reports to the customer as required by the contract. * Support deployment of new system installations to include optional CONUS and OCONUS travel. Qualifications: * HS Diploma and eight (8) years of general experience in network administration OR a bachelor's degree (in computer science, engineering, mathematics, or related discipline) and two (2) years of experience * Active clearance: TS/SCI w/ Polygraph Preferred / Desired Qualifications: * IAT Level II Baseline Certification (Sec+, GSEC, CCNA Security, etc.) * Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) OR Palo Alton Networks (PAN-OS) experience is a plus Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.