Linux System Administrator in San Antonio, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 6/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Duration:
    40 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $46.17/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network administrators. Duties may include setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, 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.

Applicants selected must have ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. government security clearance


DCPDS EXITS Administrators are responsible for installation, configuration, administration, support and maintenance of the EXITS application.  Duties may include updating to new system upgrades, as well as support on current systems by tuning performance


  • starting in position, in order to qualify for placement into a DOD IT-1 position
  • Possess and maintain a current Security+ CE certification (or higher) upon starting in position
  • Working knowledge within Linux operating system to install, troubleshoot, and maintain application
  • Working knowledge of PL/SQL within Oracle and MySql database
  • A clear understanding of transfer protocols. SCP, SFTP, HTT
  • A solid understanding of public key certificate management
  • Sound knowledge of application development and support


  • Experience with Linux/UNIX scripting. BASH, PERL, Python
  • Experience with Secure Transport application. 
  • Experience with Office Productivity products
  • Good communications skill
  • Familiarity with software development processes
  • Ability to self-direct

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.