201132 - Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Industry
IT
Region
VA-Virginia
City
Fairfax
State
VA
Rate
$DOE
Duration
12 Months
Description


Chipton-Ross is seeking a Senior Linux Systems Administrator for a contract opportunity in Fairfax, VA
.
*This position is 100% Oniste.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:
Build, deploy, and maintain Linux servers and workstations
Develop build scripts and automated procedures for deploying Linux images
Develop and maintain procedures and scripts to respond to security requirements, such as RMF
Maintain Linux repositories for software packaging and patching
Evaluate and effectively communicate complex system problems and resolution
Integrate security solutions into information systems
Administer user system access and establish safeguards to protect information systems
Maintain awareness of and participate in the planning and execution of upgrades and patches for operating systems and COTS software
Architect, install, and administer storage, backup, and network infrastructure needs
Document IT processes and sustain configuration management records

REQUIRED SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:
Expertise deploying, securing and supporting Red Hat Enterprise Linux operating systems (RHEL5/6/7/8)
System administration of complex infrastructure and software development systems
Experience with VMware vCenter, vSphere, and managing virtual machines
Experience with security and vulnerability scanning tools such as ACAS/Nessus, STIG's, and SCC

DESIRED SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:
Some experience with automation tools (i.e. Ansible)
Windows support and administration experience in an Active Directory (LDAP) environment
Experience implementing and managing a Containerized infrastructure.
Advanced knowledge and understanding the implementation of security and vulnerability scanning tools; such as ACAS/Nessus, STIG's, and SCC
Experience maintaining enterprise-wide storage and network infrastructure

EDUCATION:
Accredited education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 9 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD+4 years' related work experience, Master+7 years' related work experience, 13 years' related work experience, etc.).

FULL TIME/FIRST SHIFT
WORK HOURS: 8:00 AM - 5:00 AM

MISCELLANEOUS:
Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Zachary Fasano
zfasano@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x252 or (800) 927-9318 x252

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.