Linux Systems Administrator R19-015
VGI is a 100% employee-owned custom software company supporting government missions and private sector enterprises for over a decade. VGI staff combine a strong technical prowess with a deep understanding of our customers and their operations. VGI can take your current network needs and challenges and create tools that protect your data throughout its lifecycle.
Verite Group offers 100% paid Benefits, 20% Employer Contribution to 401K, Stock Options, Flex-Time, Year End Bonuses, Overtime and many more Amazing first-class benefits.
PROJECT OVERVIEW: Standing up and administering Linux and Windows based network computer systems
JOB DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Take full responsibility of multiple existing networks that utilize multiple ISP links, VPN remote connectivity, complex routing, and administer iptables based firewalls on Linux
* Provide system-engineering services to troubleshoot/correct network, system and software failures as reported by network users of the networks
* Create a disaster recovery plan
* Eagerness and competency communicating progress in written and oral form to management and customers directly (network diagrams, penetration testing reports, etc.)
* Applying system updates and configuration for various Linux (CentOS, Ubuntu, etc.) and Windows systems
REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Security Clearance: Secret Required, TS/SCI Desired
* 4+ years experience with Linux including routing, iptables, ufw, firewalld, ldap, group policies, etc.
* 2+ years experience in Windows administration including domain controllers and combined Linux/Windows network environments
* BS in computer science or similar or equivalent work experience
* Ability to lead entry level system administrators
* Ability and willingness to be flexible and eager to take on tasks
DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
* Devops experience including virtualization technologies (Docker, KVM/Libvirt, Vmware, etc.)
* Active Directory, DNS and Group Policy expertise
* Ability to rack and stack servers
WORK LOCATION: Sterling, VA
VGI is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law.