Unix Linux Systems Engineer

Pocatello, ID

Posted: 02/14/2019 Job Number: JN -022019-10474
Senior Unix/Linux Systems Engineer TS Clearance

We are currently hiring a Senior Unix/Linux Systems Engineer with an active Top Secret clearance, 6+ years of experience, and Red Hat Certified Administrator (RHCA) and/or Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) certification(s).

Set against a Rocky Mountain backdrop in south-eastern Idaho, Pocatello is uniquely positioned as an emerging high-tech city. Pocatello is the gateway to a number of beautiful outdoor attractions including Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park, Grand Targhee Ski Resort, Mesa Falls, Jackson Hole, Wyoming skiing, Sun Valley skiing, Craters of the Moon, Salt Lake City, world-famous fly fishing, and mountain bike trails. If you are looking for a career with a cutting-edge technology firm, an excellent quality of life, and outdoor adventure, we d like to hear from you.

Location: Pocatello, Idaho Relocation is available!
Industry: Defense
Employment Type: CTH (6 months contract-to-hire)
Salary: $90k
Active Top Secret clearance required; must be willing to sit for a CI poly at any point during employment
6+ years of experience with focus on Unix/Linux based systems such as Red Hat Linux, Solaris, SuSE, and CentOS
Red Hat Certified Administrator (RHCA) and/or Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) certification(s)

Responsible for the design, deployment, testing, certification, patching, addressing interoperability issues, not only of the base operating system, but for all support libraries, components and application dependencies.
Serve as the advanced knowledge expert for all Linux
Create and maintain bare-metal and virtual machines with the appropriate distribution of Linux and network configuration, using tools that include Satellite Server, Puppet and BigFix
Monitor and correct critical server issues and process for failures and performance
Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability
Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixes
Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies
Engineer multi factor authentication between Linux environments and the enterprise Windows infrastructure

About Us: SRG Government Services (SRG) is a leading provider of information technology, training, engineering, accounting and intelligence analytical services for agencies in the intelligence, defense, homeland security, cyber security, and federal civilian markets. SRG utilizes an innovative approach to identify and qualify talent that is unique to the federal contracting industry, featuring a cutting-edge platform that allows us to rapidly and precisely match professionals to client requirements. We have a proprietary database of over one million candidates and maintain continuous contact with our qualified talent.

Keywords: Top Secret, TS/SCI, Clearance, Senior Systems Engineer, Application Packaging, Active Directory, Microsoft Registry, Install Shield, PowerShell, VB scripting, SCCM Application Virtualization, Microsoft App-V, Microsoft ACT package, Microsoft App-V Sequencer, Flexera Admin Studio, Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager, SCCM, COTS

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