Linux Systems Engineer

Parsons Secure Solutions
Linthicum Heights, MD
Oct 23, 2021
Oct 25, 2021
Full Time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:Top Secret SCI w/PolygraphJob 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, Netsniff-ng, 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.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 seven (7) years of general experience in network administration OR a bachelor's degree (in computer science, engineering, mathematics, or related discipline) and five (5) years of experienceIAT Level II Baseline Certification (Sec+, GSEC, CCNA Security, etc.)Active clearance: TS/SCI w/ PolygraphPreferred / Desired Qualifications:Redhat Certified Systems Administrator preferred.Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.