Senior Computer Systems Technologist in Springfield, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is currently looking for a Systems Administrator/Senior Computer Systems Technologist to support a program providing maintenance for a command and control software and hardware system. The administrator will support the delivery of discrepancy fixes and enhancements to operators in an operational environment. 

The candidate will represent program providing engineering computing support to classified programs in a UNIX/Linux and Windows environment. The candidate will troubleshoot and fix problems related to software and hardware. Additional responsibilities will include workstation installation/configuration, network management, user accounts and environment management, software configuration, workstation relocation, storage management, backup and restore, automation and notification, data and access security management. 

Duties include, but are not limited to: 
• Provide system supporting programs running in a UNIX, Solaris and Linux environments. 
• Provide system supporting applications running in a Windows environment 
• Troubleshoot and fix problems related to computing software and hardware. 
• UNIX, Solaris and Linux deployment including the administration, performance tuning, monitoring, and user account management 
• Supporting systems in a virtualized environment 
• Linux and Windows Active Directory authentication integration 
• Disaster Recovery management 
• Data and access security management 
• Ability to solve complex problems 
• Ability to work independently with minimal management oversight 

Ability to obtain and maintain a high level security clearance.

Required Skills: 
• Experience administering systems running Redhat/Linux versions 3/4/5/6 and AD authentication integration (Kerberos, LDAP) 
• Experience with SMTP, DHCP, DNS, NIS, LDAP, CIFS, NFS, Postfix, and BIND, SNMP, and Linux system security 
• Experience with application installation and multi-server environment/deployment, Linux architecture, deployment, administration, networking, and performance monitoring/tuning, security hardening, troubleshooting and production operations 

Desired Skills: 
• Experience gathering requirements, design, and implement appropriate solutions 

Required Education: 
This position requires a BS/BA degree in Engineering, Science, Computer Science, or Mathematics, plus minimum 4 years of relevant work experience including time as a Linux system administration.

This is a contingent/temp-to-hire 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. 

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.       

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