Linux System Administrator (Government)

At&T Melbourne , FL 32901

Posted 2 months ago

AT&T Global Public Sector is a trusted provider of secure, IP enabled, cloud-based, network solutions and professional services to the Intelligence Community. We are dedicated to recruiting, developing and empowering a diverse, high-performing workforce that is passionate about what they do, committed to our shared values and dedicated to our customers' mission.

For the DIA Directorate of Science and Technology (DS&T), the Advanced Technology Integration Program (ATIP) provides IT managed services for Special Access Program (SAP) systems supporting activities to enable DIA's sensitive technical collection.

AT&T has an opening for a System/Linux Administrator for the ATIP systems in providing managed IT support of SAP-IT systems for high-priority defense intelligence collection needs and develop and field advanced technical collection capabilities and systems that leverage emerging methods, phenomenologies, and technologies.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Monitors system performance including legacy servers and cloud systems.

  • Performs legacy and cloud O&M administration.

  • Solves legacy server and cloud & virtualization issues.

  • Administers ACE user accounts, solve minor client system issues.

Required Clearance:

Mandatory Security Clearance Requirement: TS/SCI with Polygraph (#polygraph)

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience managing legacy Linux servers and cloud resources.

  • Highly versed in Linux administration and best practices

  • Familiar with enterprise network architectures

  • Experience with automated configuration management (Puppet, Chef, etc.).

  • Fluency in programming/scripting skills for automation in at least two of Bash, Ruby, Python, and Perl

  • General understanding of Linux internals (system calls, file systems, processes, etc.)

  • General understanding of TCP/IP and related protocols (HTTP, FTP, NFS, etc.)

  • A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institute in an area applicable to this position and four (4) years of relevant experience

  • An additional four (4) years of relevant experience may be substituted for the bachelor's degree

  • Must presently be 8570 compliant (IAT Level 2 preferred); must be 8570 compliant (IAT Level 2) by date of security indoctrination with any necessary continuing education (CE) for certification

Desired Qualifications:

Familiar with multi-level security environments.

AT&T will consider for employment qualified applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state and local laws. AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Job ID 2016196 Date posted 05/27/2020

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