Senior Linux Systems Engineer - Jobs in Offutt Afb, NE - 319290

Job Summary
  • Skills Analysis, Backup and Recovery, Capacity Planning, Development, Firmware, Foundation, Hardware, Linux, Management, Networking, Networks, Protocols, Release, Routers, Security, Solaris, Unix, VMware, Windows
  • Job Type
    C2H Independent, Contract Independent, Contract W2, Contract Corp-To-Corp, C2H W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp
  • Salary
  • Telecommuting
    Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Every day at Perspecta, we enablehundreds of thousands of people to take on our nations most importantwork. Were a company founded on adiverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: wenever stop solving our nations most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers,investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovativesolutions. We continually pushourselves-to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovativeways to serve our customers. Perspecta works with U.S. governmentcustomers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and localmarkets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways-not only throughcompetitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create ameaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. Perspectas talented and robust workforce-14,000strong-stands ready to welcome you to the team. Lets make an impact together. Perspecta has an immediate need in our U.S. Public Sector group for a Systems Engineer Senior - Top Secret Clearance SCI at Offutt AFB, NE. The Senior Windows Systems Engineer, is an expert authority on relevant Systems Administration subject matter knowledge, including security technologies, theories, or techniques (such as security frameworks and methodologies). Contributes to the development of innovative principles and ideas. Exercises independent judgment in developing methods, techniques and criteria for achieving objectives. Updates projects on an on-going basis to reflect current status of activities and tasks. Supports documentation, databases and reporting relating to assigned responsibilities. Develop and deliver presentations at senior levels for large, complex projects. Provides mentoring and guidance to lower level employees. Responsibilities include: * Installs, maintains, and upgrades OSs and applications for Windows environments. Knowledge of Unix and Linux is a bonus. * Manages file systems and configuration. Provides recommendations regarding system performance and capacity planning to include new technologies enhancing current methods and technologies. * Understands/adheres to and implements overall security policies. * Assists in development and implementation of policies and procedures regarding core infrastructure, including backup and restore procedures, load and performance monitoring, access permissions, hardware provisioning, hardware and software installation, configuration, and maintenance. * Assists with software release and monthly system maintenance. * Performs troubleshooting and problem resolution. * Assists in warehouse and disposition of assets. * Perform all hardware, software, and firmware upgrades. * Work with outside contractors, vendors, and support desks as needed for hardware and software support. * Perform security Information Assurance Vulnerability Alert (IAVA) patch actions as directed by the designated government Security Office. * Monitors and audit system logs for system and network anomalies. * Investigates and/or escalates security violations, attempts to gain unauthorized access, virus infections that may affect the network or other event affecting security. Documents and reports event(s). * Assists in providing engineering analysis, design and support for servers, storage, firewalls, routers, networks and operating systems. * Assists in the review and recommends the installation, modification or replacement of hardware or software components and any configuration change(s) that affects security. * Assists in providing oversight and enforcement of security directives, orders, standards, plans and procedures at server sites. Education and Experience Required: - Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Information Technology or related discipline - 8 - 12 years directly related experience - Security Certification - ITIL v3 Foundation Certification Skills - Strong background and experience working with relevant operating systems (Windows, Solaris, Linux, etc.) - Experience in Red Hat Enterprise administration with knowledge of RHEL 6 - General administration of VMware, virtual servers, and virtual technologies including the concepts of HA (high-availability) and vMotion. - Experience in SAN management. - Experience in data backup and recovery. - Experience with system applications monitoring and reporting to include performance and planning. - Understanding of IT security architectures and third party integrations - Experience working with IP networking, networking protocols and understanding of security related technologies - Possess an industry certification in systems administration (Linux, Microsoft, etc.)
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