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Linux System Administrator - Onsite Herndon VA !!
Ref No.: 18-23224
Location: HERNDON, Virginia
Start Date / End Date: 05/27/2018 to 12/01/2018
Artech is currently seeking to add to the below position
Job Title: Linux System Administrator 
Job ID: 18-23224
Location: Onsite Herndon VA !!
Duration: 12 Months+ contract

Client is seeking a Linux System Administrator to join its Cybersecurity Effective Delivery Domain group at Herndon, Virginia location. The ideal candidate will possess a strong linux system administration skills to maintain critical security systems. This person will focus on reviewing, providing guidance and working with lead security architects to enhance the company's security engineering and architecture.

This person is able to identify and drive issues to closure. This individual must be a consensus builder, a team player and work within an open security posture environment.

Requirements (Must Have):
  • Extensive experience in Linux System Administration – Minimum 5+ Years of Experience
  • Perform hardware and software installations, upgrades, and maintenance, patch administration, kernel modification/upgrades, file system management, performance and security analysis, and network configuration/tuning.
  • Cluster configuration and maintenance; shell scripting, performance tuning, hardening and support in high availability on and off-site environments.
  • Coordinate and perform preventive system maintenance; Set up day-to-day maintenance of production systems. Perform resource monitoring, performance tuning, and scaling of infrastructure as needed.
  • Work with development initiatives to proactively prepare server builds and input on design/implementation considerations.
  • Document RedHat Linux configurations and procedures, participate in environment planning meetings, and communicate environment requirements to management.
  • Security+ Certification
  • Understanding of Cyber Security and Different Domains of Cyber Security
  • Have excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills with little supervision (network, hardware, OS, performance related problems).
  • Experience with effective release management techniques, and agile methodologies.
  • Nice to Have: Experience supporting Database environments on an operating system level a plus (e.g MySQL)
  • Nice to Have: Red Hat System Administration Certification

Please apply on our company website ( with reference to job ID, or contact me at / 973.967.3469

Sharabh Goyal
Assistant Manager - Staffing
360 Mt. Kemble Avenue, Suite 2000 | Morristown, NJ 07960  
Office: 973.967.3469 | Fax: 973.998.2599
Email: | Website:

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