Unix System Administrator - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

San Francisco
United States


SAIC is looking for a Unix/Linux Administrator to join our team supporting the RITS contract with the US Army Corps of Engineers.

This role is 100% REMOTE and can be performed at any location in the CONUS.

This individual will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the UNIX/LINUX server infrastructure. Selected candidate will provide leadership to the UNIX/LINUX Server team, overseeing activities administering, designing, and implementing RedHat Linux and Solaris server based solutions.  They will also be responsible for incident management as it relates to the UNIX/LINUX server infrastructure and performing advanced troubleshooting of complex system issues.  This work is primarily in a virtualized environment.



  • BS Degree in a Technology related field (4 years equivalent expereince accepted in lieu of degree)
  • Must have a minimum of 8 years of experience administrating and managing servers and systems, specializing in UNIX/LINUX operating systems, including RHEL 5, RHEL 6, RHEL 7, RHEL 8, and Solaris.
  • Must possess a Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification or equivalent.
  • Proficient with compiling/installing/troubleshooting perl modules for different versions.  Including OS and other application/software requirements.
  • Proficient with compiling/installing/troubleshooting python modules for different versions.  Including OS and other application/software requirements.
  • Familiarity with re-creating or bundling custom modules for perl and python to the lifecycle environments (dev, stage, prod)
  • Familiarity with Red Hat packaging (rpm, yum, etc.) for RHEL 6, RHEL 7 and RHEL 8
  • Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance
  • Must be able to obtain/maintain a Security+ CE certification.

Target salary range: $100,001 - $125,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.