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Linux System Administrator (Government)

Location:
Melbourne, FL
Company:
AT&T

Description

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
We expect employees to be honest, trustworthy, and operate with integrity. Discrimination and all unlawful harassment (including sexual harassment) in employment is not tolerated. We encourage success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status.
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