LITES II - Linux Systems Administrator - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is hiring a LITES II Linux Systems Administrator in Hampton, VA



Job Description

• Candidate will join a team providing System Administration support for NASA’s Hypersonic Aero Breathing Propulsion Branch (HAPB) program at NASA Langley Research Center.

• Position includes system administration and user support of Linux systems, disk storage systems, high performance clusters, and file servers; a majority of the work will be in a classified environment.




• Bach Degree and 5 years of relevant experience OR High School diploma with 9 or more years of relevant experience.

Required Skills:

• Solid Linux/UNIX system administration experience using the command line

• Three plus years of experience with RHEL/CentOS

• Familiar with Linux YUM procedures

• Good understanding of disk storage systems (Hardware and software RAID)

• Good understanding of networking concepts

• Good understanding of Systems backups and restores

• Self-starter showing strong willingness and ability to learn new concepts and techniques

• Strong technical troubleshooting skills.

Desired Skills:

• Understanding of configuration of Linux systems within government environment

• Experience writing scripts in a UNIX environment – bash/k-shell/borne shell, etc.

• Exposure to backup administration using Bacula application

• Exposure to Atlassian tool suite


Security Clearance:


US Citizen

Active SECRET Clearance required