Chenega Corporation Linux Systems Engineer in Bethesda, Maryland

NJVC

Company Job Title:

Linux Systems Engineer

Clearance:

TS/SCI w/ CI Poly

Location:

Bethesda, MD

Reports To:

Program Manager

FLSA Status:

Exempt, Full Time, Regular

Summary:The Linux Systems Engineer will provide unparalleled support to our customer for anIT Operations and Maintenance contract.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:(Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position)

  • Manage an existing operating environment management for systems.

  • Design and maintain operating environments capable of automated switchover or failover with a minimal amount of human intervention.

  • Provide response, trouble-shooting and resolution of problems as well as communication, tracking via Altiris, Jira Service Desk.

  • Server/workstations rebuilds VMware and standalone environments, management of Linux servers and the VMware environment supporting them.

  • Proactively track and manage availability, performance and capacity across the environment inclusive of infrastructure and services.

  • Perform capacity management, tracking utilization and growth trends, and projecting expansion needs proactively.

  • Produce and maintain standard operating procedures for use across infrastructure environment;

  • Troubleshoot technical incidents across the enterprise infrastructure environment, communicating status updates and escalating to other technical team to reach resolution.

  • May work individually or as a key member of a senior leadership team.

  • Oversee and monitors performance across several disciplines, and when required, takes steps to resolve issues

  • Provide expert guidance and direction to Government and Vendor senior level technicians and managers.

  • Direct multiple contractor and subcontractor teams through to project completion.

Non-Essential Duties:Other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities:NONE

Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 8 years of relevant work experience.

  • DoD 8570 compliance or information assurance certification commensurate with technical objectives and services required within the task order.

  • Applicable software or hardware training and certifications commensurate with the technical objectives, services required, and IT environment specified within the task order.

  • Security , Security CE, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA or CISSP certification

  • TS/SCI with CI Poly required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with HP C class server platforms, management tools “insight manager/ advanced ILO”

  • Experience with configuring and deploying Linux based operating systems on HP Proliant class processing platforms

  • Solid network and systems troubleshooting experience with HTTP\HTTPS, SFTP, FTP, NFS, SMB, SMTP, SSH, NTP and TCP/IP, Internet Security, encryption

  • Capable of learning new applications that run on Linux quickly for testing and deployment.

  • Administration and management of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7 servers to include installation, configuration, optimization, backup & recovery.

  • Linux performance tuning & troubleshooting, identifying and resolving contention in CPU, memory, networking, disk I/O, etc.

  • Experience with fundamentals of Linux scripting languages for automation tasks and deployments. Bash Shell, python & Kickstart technologies.

  • Integration & implementation of various services, LDAP, Samba, NFS, Bind, Apache, and other core technologies.

  • Familiarity of configuration management. Experience with Red Hat Satellite Server, puppet, chef or Ansible Tower.

  • Red Hat Certified Engineer or Red Hat Certified System Administrator

  • VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be comfortable with the full lifecycle of performing requirements analysis, requirements definition, functional analysis, system design, systems integration and test.

  • Must be proficient in Red Hat Enterprise Linux with in-depth knowledge of OS installation, security hardening and maintenance. Comfortable with working on physical and virtual (VMware) RHEL servers from scratch.

  • Able to deploy and integrate new applications that may be requested.

  • Exceptionally Complex, Inter-Discipline, Inter-Organizational.

  • Ability to perform tasks of senior level technicians, specialists, and or managers not performed at Level 3 due to the size and/or complexity of the tasks.

Diversity:

  • Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; Educates others on the value of diversity; Promotes a harassment-free environment; Builds a diverse workforce.

Ethics:

  • Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.

Physical Demands:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment :

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 8 years of relevant work experience.

  • DoD 8570 compliance or information assurance certification commensurate with technical objectives and services required within the task order.

  • Applicable software or hardware training and certifications commensurate with the technical objectives, services required, and IT environment specified within the task order.

  • Security , Security CE, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA or CISSP certification

  • TS/SCI with CI Poly required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with HP C class server platforms, management tools “insight manager/ advanced ILO”

  • Experience with configuring and deploying Linux based operating systems on HP Proliant class processing platforms

  • Solid network and systems troubleshooting experience with HTTP\HTTPS, SFTP, FTP, NFS, SMB, SMTP, SSH, NTP and TCP/IP, Internet Security, encryption

  • Capable of learning new applications that run on Linux quickly for testing and deployment.

  • Administration and management of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and 7 servers to include installation, configuration, optimization, backup & recovery.

  • Linux performance tuning & troubleshooting, identifying and resolving contention in CPU, memory, networking, disk I/O, etc.

  • Experience with fundamentals of Linux scripting languages for automation tasks and deployments. Bash Shell, python & Kickstart technologies.

  • Integration & implementation of various services, LDAP, Samba, NFS, Bind, Apache, and other core technologies.

  • Familiarity of configuration management. Experience with Red Hat Satellite Server, puppet, chef or Ansible Tower.

  • Red Hat Certified Engineer or Red Hat Certified System Administrator

  • VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be comfortable with the full lifecycle of performing requirements analysis, requirements definition, functional analysis, system design, systems integration and test.

  • Must be proficient in Red Hat Enterprise Linux with in-depth knowledge of OS installation, security hardening and maintenance. Comfortable with working on physical and virtual (VMware) RHEL servers from scratch.

  • Able to deploy and integrate new applications that may be requested.

  • Exceptionally Complex, Inter-Discipline, Inter-Organizational.

  • Ability to perform tasks of senior level technicians, specialists, and or managers not performed at Level 3 due to the size and/or complexity of the tasks.

Job: Systems Administration

Organization: NJVC

Title: Linux Systems Engineer

Location: Maryland-Bethesda

Requisition ID: 1800001464