Perform senior-level Linux/Unix system administration including troubleshooting, fault isolation, system tuning, software installation, maintenance.
Identify and implement system and process-level improvements including providing recommendations to purchase and then implementing hardware and software solutions.
Provide senior-level mentoring to junior and mid-level system administration staff.
Developing and implement strategy, design, implementation and operational aspects of multiple systems, operating environments, and related software.
Ideal candidate must be able to grasp a wide range of unique skills, and be able to think and respond quickly to real-time problems as they arise.
Candidate must have strong multi-tasking skills to effectively meet task objectives.
Participate in an on-call rotation providing off-hours support.
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience
Education and Experience:
Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience
Linux/Unix operating system administration
Scripting experience with Perl, Bash, Python, etc.
TCP/IP and network protocols including DNS, SMTP, SNMP, ICMP, SSH, RADIUS, and LDAP
Windows operating system administration
VMWare ESXi hypervisors
Self-disciplined and self- motivated
Demonstrated analytical and communication skills.
Experience supporting Federal systems including FISMA Certification and Accreditation
Managing software and hardware deployment projects
Experience with Postfix, HP Opsware, Sybase, Apache, mysql, mrtg, Nagios, HP Network Automation, Juniper WANDL, high-availability server clusters, HP Open View and HP Network Node Manager
Must have: Secret (or better) United States Department of Defense clearance.