Modis Greenbelt , MD 20771
Senior Linux/Unix System Administrator
MUST BE ABLE TO OBTAIN A GOVERNMENT SECURITY CLEARANCE
Has working at NASA a dream since you touched your 1st computer? Now is your chance to join the SAIC team supporting NASA's Goddard NASCOM Network System Administration Team as we build, manage, and support the worldwide NASA Mission Network.
The role of Sr. Systems Administrator is a 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.
Provide senior-level mentoring to junior and mid-level system administration staff.
Participate in an on-call rotation providing off-hours support.
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.
Linux/Unix operating system administration
Scripting experience with Perl, Bash, Python, etc.
TCP/IP and network protocols including DNS, SMTP, SNMP, ICMP, SSH, RADIUS, and LDAP
HP Open View and HP Network Node Manager (NNMi)
Windows operating system administration
VMWare ESXi hypervisors
Self-disciplined and self-motivated
Demonstrated analytical and communication skills.
Experience supporting Federal systems including FISMA Certification and Accreditation
Managing software and hardware deployment projects
Experience with postfix, opsware, sybase, apache, mysql, mrtg
Education and Experience:
A Bachelors degree in a related field & 9 years experience or High School & 15 years related experience is required.
Linux, Unix, System Administrator
6 month C2H