Global Information Grid (GIG) Service Management-Operations (GSM-O), a Defense Group of Leidos has an opening for a Mid Linux Systems Administrator at Ford Island, HI.
Leidos is seeking a candidate to fill a Mid Linux System Administrator position supporting DISA's GSM-O contract at Ford Island, HI. The candidate will maintain the smooth operation of multi-user computer systems running Redhat Linux and Solaris 10 but also includes Windows Server on a global network management system. Provides support on a M-F business hours schedule, also responsible for on-call, extended hour, and weekend support as required by mission or emergency situations. Approximately 10% of the job will require domestic and international travel. Candidate is required to support the development, documentation and tracking of measurements and metrics relevant to the acceptable quality levels (AQLs).
Be able to work in a rapid paced environment and must be able to work independently.
The candidate works independently to maintain the smooth operation of a multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network administrators.
Duties include setting up administrator and service accounts, tuning system performance, installing system wide software and allocate mass storage space.
Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.
Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.
Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
Creates, maintains, and implements detailed documentation and maintains standard operating procedures.
Provides coaching and reviewing the work of lower level technical staff.
Provides support on a M-F business hours schedule, also responsible for on-call, extended hour, and weekend support as required by mission or emergency situations.
Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical discipline and 4 years of overall related experience with Unix, Redhat Linux required. Specific experience, education and training may be considered in lieu of degree.
Shell scripting (e.g. bash) and experience in other languages like Perl.
Application of security settings and other commercial best practices such as DISA STIGS.
Currently possess an active Secret security clearance and the ability to acquire a Top Secret security clearance is required for this position.
Currently possess DoD 8750 certification at least IAT level II, e.g. Security+ce.
Integration of Network Management (NM) and Element Management (EM) systems with network performance, trouble ticketing, and security subsystems highly desired.
Experience with support systems to include enclave Ethernet switches, storage area networks (SAN), and network attached storage (NAS).
Palo Alto firewall experience a big plus.
Candidates with a thorough knowledge of networking principles to included TCP/IP a plus.
Experience with a ticketing system such as BMC ITSM.
ITIL v3 Foundation certified-
Windows Server experience.
Experience working with virtual environments.
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:$3000
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Secret
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Systems Administration
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