Adapt Forward Linux Administrator in Charleston, South Carolina
Location: Charleston, SC
Position Type: Full-Time
Clearance Required: T5/SSBI Investigation
Position Description: Linux (primarily RHEL) Administrator performing the installation, testing, operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of hardware and software systems. Functions include planning and scheduling the installation of new or modified hardware and operating systems and applications software; managing accounts, network rights; managing systems resources including performance, capacity, availability, serviceability, and recoverability; implementing security procedures and tools; developing and documenting systems administration standard operating procedures; resolving significant hardware/software interface and interoperability problems; ensuring systems availability, functionality, integrity, and efficiency; maintaining systems configuration; managing the installation and integration of system fixes, updates, and enhancements; and ensuring the rigorous application of information security/information assurance policies, principles, and practices. Experience with user account management and associated DoD security practices.
Education:? Possess a high school diploma or GED
Qualifications: ? Four (4) years of hands on experience as a Linux (primarily RHEL) Administrator performing the installation, testing, operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of hardware and software systems? Experience with user account management and associated DoD security practices? Red Hat Certified Systems Administrator (RHCSA) or equivalent experience in Unix/Linux systems administration
Certifications:? DoD 8570 IAT Level II Certification and 8570 CSSP Infrastructure Support Certification
Required Skills:? Installation, configuration, maintenance and troubleshooting of RHEL based systems? Experience maintaining compliance of RHEL based systems using STIGS or CIS? Knowledge of virtualization concepts as well as industry best practices to include virtualization technologies and management tools? Experience with chassis/blade/storage system hardware configuration, maintenance and troubleshooting? System performance benchmarking and analysis in VMware ESXi virtual environments? Understanding of essential network services such as DNS, SMTP, NTP, IMAP, and SNMP? Day to day support operations maintaining security patches on all RHEL based systems? Day to day support operations maintaining the VMware ESXi virtual environment? Day to day support operations providing configuration updates to meet user requirements on all RHEL systems and services
Highly Desired Skills (considered a plus):? Experience with shell scripting, Perl, Python? Experience with the Puppet Labs or SaltStack configuration management system? Experience with kick starting RHEL installs ? Experience with NetApp storage arrays? Knowledge of syslog collection and familiarization with Splunk search language? Familiarity with Splunk architecture and best practices? Familiarity with installing and troubleshooting ACAS backend? Familiarity with Confluence, Jira, and BMC Remedy? Experience working in classified environments
Position Requirements and Duties:? US Citizen? Planning and scheduling the installation of new or modified hardware and operating systems and applications software? Managing accounts and network rights? Managing systems resources including performance, capacity, availability, serviceability, and recoverability? Implementing security procedures and tools? Developing and documenting systems administration standard operating procedures? Resolving significant hardware/software interface and interoperability problems? Ensuring systems availability, functionality, integrity, and efficiency; maintaining systems configuration? Managing the installation and integration of system fixes, updates, and enhancements? Ensuring the rigorous application of information security/information assurance policies, principles, and practices
Additional Information: ? Authorized to view audit records on Central Log Server? Authorized to administer all DNS Servers and all zones? Up to 10% Travel May be required
Adapt Forward is a cybersecurity solutions provider for some of the nation?s most valuable information systems. Leveraging advanced threat assessment technology and experience in building high-level information security infrastructure, we develop adaptive solutions uniquely tailored to our customers? business objectives to protect sensitive data against sophisticated threats in an increasingly complex security environment.
Summary of Benefits
Comprehensive Physical Wellness Package, including Medical, dental, vision care, plus flexible spending accounts for health- and dependent-care are included in our standard benefits plan.
401k Retirement Plan with Matching Contribution is immediately available and vested
Annual Training Budget to be used for conference attendance, school enrollment, certification programs, and associated travel expenses.
Ten Federal Holidays, plus three weeks of PTO/vacation/sick leave that accrues at a rate of ten hours per month.
Employee Assistance Program: Counseling/legal assistance and other employee well-being programs are also offered.
Equal Opportunity Employment
Adapt Forward is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace and does not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, religion, age, gender, sexuality, national origin, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. Adapt Forward promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.