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Linux System Administrator Principal
Linux System Administrator, Principal (Job Number:427393) Description:
SAICs NASA NICS program currently has an opening for a Senior System Administrator located in Greenbelt, MD. This position is in support of NASAs Mission Network and its 24X7 Network Operations Management Center (NOMC). Work will be associated with administrating various servers and services using a diverse set of computing platforms. Description:
: - Duties will include setting up accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software. - This position will also make recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinating the installation of these products and providing backup recovery when necessary. - Work may be required after hours and on weekends to support any on-going problems the Operations Center may be experiencing. - This would also include work on holidays, as necessary. - Candidate will be working directly with other NICS employees, as well as NASA Engineers to collect and then implement requirements. - Part of these duties will include developing overall strategy, design, implementation and operational aspects of multiple systems, operating environments, and related software. Required Experience
: REQUIRED EDUCATION/SKILLS: - A Bachelors degree in a related field & 9 years experience or High School & 15 years related experience is required. - The candidate should have experience with Linux, Unix, Windows servers/clients, Network Security principles, firewalls, TCP/IP, and DNS. - The candidate should have experience writing scripts, be self motivated, and be capable of being self-taught. - 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 be an effective communicator and be able to interpret customer requirements based on discussions, phone calls, emails and other means for collecting information. - Candidate must have strong multi-tasking skills to effectively meet task objectives. - Candidate must be outgoing with a pleasant personality and a positive can-do attitude. DESIRED SKILLS: - It would be a plus if the candidate has experience administering Patchlink Update Server, Foundstone FoundScan, Nessus Scanner, HP OV NNM, HP NNMi, Opsware NAS, MS SQL Server, BIND 9, at least two firewall platforms, Sybase, postfix, apache, mysql, MRTG, SSH, IPSEC-based VPNs, LDAP, AD, Snort. - In addition, having experience with implementing FISMA Accreditation and Authorization requirements is a desired skill. - Also having experience with managing projects, developing requirements documents, developing detailed design documents as well as developing operational implementation plans is a plus. - Already having a Public Trust or higher clearance is also preferred. Must be able to obtain a Public Trust prior to starting work. SAIC Overview:
SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability Job Posting: May 5, 2017, 9:10:52 AM Primary Location: United States-MD-GREENBELT Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust Potential for Teleworking: No Travel: Yes, 10% of the time Shift: Day Job Schedule: Full-time
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