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Systems Admin 2 or 3 (Linux ) - (NVS)
Ref No.: 17-16514
Location: Melbourne, Florida
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 11/21/2017
 Amount of Positions:    2  -  FAA - Public Trust Clearance Required to start
Job Description:  System Administration of UNIX/Linux virtual server environment. Responsible for installing, configuring and maintaining servers in accordance with established standards, policies, procedures and configuration guidelines. 
·         Performs software installations and upgrades to RedHat operating systems and layered software packages and maintains them in accordance with established policies, procedures and service level agreements.
·         Monitors and tunes the system to achieve optimum level of performance. Ensures server data integrity by evaluating, implementing and managing appropriate software and hardware solutions. Ensures data/media recoverability by implementing a schedule of system backups and database archive operations.
·         Conducts routine hardware and software audits of servers for compliance with established standards, policies, procedures and configuration guidelines. Knowledgeable of networking associated with a LAN based server and workstations.
·         Develops schedules for the installation and monitoring of local network and stand-alone information resources.
·         Manages and directs proactive and reactive systems administration activities to ensure the availability, integrity, and reliability of networked and stand-alone resources. 
·         BS/BA (or equivalent) in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology or related field; or equivalent work experience.
·         Ability to obtain a Security Clearance.
·         Minimum of 3 years of experience with RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL).
·         Minimum of 2 years of Linux operating system security configuration.
·         Minimum of 2 years of Python/bash scripting.
Preferred Additional Skills: 
·         Understanding and or experience with the following: RedHat Linux – Basic Network concepts, Linux kickstarts, Server installation.  RedHat certs (RHCE, RHCT, RHCSA)
·         Familiarity with details of operating system network configuration.
·         Experience with the following is preferred:
  • Windows Administration
  • Dev Ops
  • Active Directory