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Dynetics, a Leidos company, is seeking a Senior Linux System Administrator to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complexproblems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space,cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.
The successful candidate will perform systems administration and management duties with all components of classified information systems on physical and virtual platforms to support contract computing needs. These systems will contain Microsoft Windows and Linux components such as network storage devices, authentication servers, and workstations. This position requires attention to detail, critical thinking, solid organizational skills, and great customer service skills. The position also requires strong written and oral communication skills.
This candidate will be responsible for tracking all lab inventory both Government and Dynetics owned both on site and at customer locations.
The candidate will be expected to document existing process and procedures, to make improvements on and suggestions concerning our current operations.
The candidate will be expected to work with fellow team members, our security staff as well as their user base in a constructive manner to provide cost-effective, relevant, and responsive IT solutions.
The candidate must be able to adapt to and respond quickly to challenging problems. The candidate should be prepared to assist customers to meet their goals while working within various US Government policy frameworks
This position requires the candidate be compliant with DOD 8570 baseline certification requirements for IAT II with a current Security + CE or equivalent obtained within 6 months of hire as well as a Computing environment certification (Windows, Linux+, VMWare, Server+, and Storage computing environment certifications are a few acceptable examples).
A minimum of Five (5) years professional Linux experience with administration of networks and information systems and a BS degree in a related field or 9+ years of relevant Linux experience is required.
Candidate must be a U.S. citizen and a resident of the Huntsville, Alabama, area or willing to relocate.
Must have current active secret clearance.
This position may require travel, in the support of test events.
Linux or other open-source operating systems certifications are favorable.
Knowledge of and experience with the administration of Ubuntu and Red Hat in enterprise environments.
Demonstrated knowledge of data redundancy architectures and virtualization is a plus.
Knowledge of PowerShell/batch scripting is a plus
Knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint, Teams and other collaboration tools to help developers in their everyday task.
It is desired that the candidate be familiar with US Government policies and directives (e.g., NIST 800-53, NISPOM, JSIG/JFAN, and/or DCID Memorandums) Experience with relevant JSIG/JAFAN or ICD RMF accreditation process is a plus, but not required.
Experience with SCC scanner and DISA STIGs would be beneficial
Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess or be eligible for (and be able to maintain) a Final Top Secret/SSBI Clearance. Requires Final Secret to Start.