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Linux ( RHEL / RHEV Secure Cloud ) Systems Administrator ITTESI (Government)

Oakton, Virginia

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AT&T Global Public Sector is a trusted provider of secure, IP enabled, cloud-based, network solutions and professional services to the Federal Government. 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.

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AT&T has an opening for System Administrator   to support the National Security Sector, in providing  Linux engineering and administrative support on a complicated distributed Linux-based System.

Description of Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve complex hardware/software issues, restore the environment to an operational state with minimal downtime, perform root cause analysis and provide a forward leaning mitigation strategy.
  • Proficient in Cloud Computing.
  • Competencies of systems including: Fault tolerance, High availability, Scalability and Capacity planning, Data center organization, and Backup / Recovery.
  • Illustrates knowledge of at least three of the following technologies: Encryption, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, Anti-Virus, VPNs, SSL, Researches emerging technologies to determine impact on application/system integration and execution.
  • Work with developers/engineers across disciplines to define customer and system requirements; design a solution that meets the current requirements and is scalable to meet future enterprise requirements.
  • Understanding of all phases of the software development lifecycle; the System Engineering Life Cycle; and the ability to comprehend user business needs and concerns and integrate that understanding with technical skills.
  • Provides Linux platform support (i.e. RHEL, CentOS) and administrative support, including management and troubleshooting, experience with patching and maintaining server build.
  • Illustrates hands-on knowledge and experience building and deploying automated server and workstation builds across an enterprise infrastructure with environments that are logically separated].
  • Illustrates hands-on experience and understanding of proactive monitoring concepts, including experience configuring and deploying Network and systems monitoring (i.e. SNMP, Splunk, etc.).

Required Clearance: TS/SCI with polygraph. (#polygraph)        

Required Qualifications:    Candidate must have 7 years of experience that can be a combination of work history and education. This equates to a Doctorate and 0 years of experience OR Masters and 1 years, Bachelors and 3 years, Associates and 5 years or HS and 7 years. Must meet DoD 8570 IAT Level 2 certification requirement.

Desired Qualifications:  

  • Displays understanding of open source frameworks, with experience deploying various open source packages and/or application stacks into sponsor's production landscape.
  • Establishes ability to deploy and maintain Linux baseline for physical and virtual platforms.
  • Establishes ability to develop and maintain capacity metric, Interprets and implements new concepts, technologies and products quickly.
  • On-Call -Required to carrier a pager.
  • Team player, work independently and manage multiple task assignments.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills regarding developing project briefings, updating system designs, rack elevations, wiring diagrams, and system outage after action reports.
  • Illustrates experience performing trend analysis on overall system health, performance, and capacity management regarding utilization and growth.

Ready to join our team? Apply today!





Job ID 2129136 Date posted 05/20/2021
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