SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR, PRNCPAL in Greenbelt, MD at Volt

Date Posted: 11/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Greenbelt, MD
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    11/6/2019
  • Job ID:
    204916
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    916/923-0454

Job Description

Volt has an opening for a Senior Systems Administrator to build, manage, and support the worldwide NASA Mission Network for one of our major Client’s in Greenbelt, MD.

Responsibilities:

  • Hands-on technical position joining a seasoned and diverse team of information technology professionals supporting mostly a Unix/Linux environment with a small handful of Windows systems mixed-in. Perform senior-level Linux/Unix system administration including troubleshooting, fault isolation, system tuning, software installation, maintenance.
  • Identify and implement system and process-level improvements including providing recommendations to purchase and then implementing hardware and software solutions.
  • Developing and implement strategy, design, implementation and operational aspects of multiple systems, operating environments, and related software.
  • 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 have strong multi-tasking skills to effectively meet task objectives.
  • Participate in an on-call rotation providing off-hours support.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience;
  • Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience;
  • PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience
  • Linux/Unix operating system administration
  • Scripting experience with Perl, Bash, Python or other scripting experience
  • TCP/IP and network protocols including DNS, SMTP, SNMP, ICMP, SSH, RADIUS, and LDAP
  • VMWare ESXi hypervisors
  • Windows operating system administration
  • Self-disciplined and self-motivated
  • Demonstrated analytical and communication skills.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience supporting Federal systems including FISMA Certification and Accreditation
  • Managing software and hardware deployment projects
  • Experience with postfix, opsware, sybase, apache, mysql, mrtg

AN ACTIVE US GOVERNMENT SECURITY CLEARANCE IS REQUIRED

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors

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.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer