Senior Principal Systems Administrator

Employer
Peraton
Location
Annapolis Junction, MD
Posted
Dec 05, 2021
Closes
Dec 07, 2021
Ref
243619237
Hours
Full Time
US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available CLEARANCE TYPE: Polygraph TRAVEL: No Description Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the worlds leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our 22,000 employees do the cant be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Peraton is looking for a Senior Principal Systems Administrator who will provide Systems Engineering support to large-scale systems, major system elements, and/or interfacing systems. Provide overall system engineering expertise in the architecture, design, development, requirements analysis, data flow, network design and/or implementation, or testing for the program; Analyze user requirements, concept of operations documents, and high level system architecture to develop system requirements specifications. Will support cloud technology adoption, specifically the adoption of business tools into the cloud architecture. Guide users in formulating requirements, advise alternative approaches, and conduct feasibility studies. Review and draft white papers and technical marketing and training materials. Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and nine (9) years of Systems Administration experience administering user accounts, performing server subsystem configuration, network management, installation of software, performing backups, configuration management, and general system maintenance Must have at least five (5) years experience with cross platform system administration (Linux, Solaris, Windows) Strong Linux administration w/scripting experience required Flexible on coding languages and day to day tasking Experience installing and configuring software applications Active TS/SCI with polygraph required Preferred Qualifications: Practical hands on coding experience Strong Linux administration w/scripting experience required Flexible on coding languages and day to day tasking Experience installing and configuring software applications Ability to adjust to an ever-changing environment Basic network understanding Experience with object-oriented coding to include Perl and Ruby Experience integrating with configuration management systems (eg, git) Experience implementing and managing system monitoring applications (eg, Nagios) Experience with automation / deployment packages (eg, Ansible, Salt, Puppet) Experience with Virtualized Cloud-based infrastructures (Rackspace, AWS) Experience maintaining accredited (ATO) systems. Experience implementing and maintaining STE/STN requirements and associated applications (XACTA, LatteArt) Experience with test driven development Experience with Confluence & the Atlassian Suite Experience with test driven development We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

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