Linux Systems Administrator (TS/SCI)
at Geologics Corporation

Date Posted: 6/14/2020

Job Description

Linux Systems Administrator (TS/SCI) needed --- Location:  Jet Propulsion Laboratory --- Pasadena, CA
GeoLogics is looking for a Linux Systems Administrator  to join the team to provide daily operational support for Linux and Windows servers and systems to solve a wide array of customer needs and requests. You will work for GeoLogics Corporation onsite at the JPL offices in Pasadena, CA.  This is a long-term contract position and the hourly rate is OPEN.
You must be a US Citizen with an active TS/SCI with polygraph clearance to apply.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Configure and manage Linux operating systems and install/load operating system software, troubleshoot, maintain integrity and configure network components along with implementing operating systems enhancements to improve reliability and performance.
  • Provide installation, configuration and ongoing support of network devices.
  • Participate on teams in the analysis and design of new large-scale Linux operating systems and/or modifications to existing systems
  • Evaluate new system and application requirements regarding impact to the Linux operating system environment.
  • Manage the IT system infrastructure and any processes related to these systems.
  • Provide support to IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all of the client/server/storage/network devices
Required Skills:
  • TS/SCI with Polygraph
  • SA Support level 2-3 (Based on years of experience, education, training, etc.)
  • Very good understanding of the Linux operating system and practical experience supporting Linux in a work environment. (Preferably RedHat or RedHat derived Linux)
  • Knowledge of Containerization on Linux (i.e Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Experience working with Virtualization (WMware, Oracle)
  • Exposure and knowledge of Cloud based solutions (AWS, Azure)
  • Understand and able to troubleshoot Networking (CISCO, Juniper)
  • Experience with supporting Windows Platforms
  • Able to script in shell or other interpreted language.
  • Experience supporting Information Assurance (IA) and Risk Management Framework (RMF) cybersecurity requirements implementation.
  • DOD 8570 Tier II Technical Cert that is current (Security + CE example)
  • Excellent user interface / interpersonal / written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to operate in a team environment consisting of both internal and external members, co-workers and customer.
Desired Skills:
  • Familiarity working in cleared environments
  • Additional IT certifications is a plus
  • Knowledge of Jenkins
  • Familiarity and experience working with Jira
  • Knowledge of DevOps processes (i.e. toolchain workflow automation)
  • Knowledge of CM tools (i.e. Docker, Salt, Git)
  • Knowledge of SeLinux
  • Experience utilizing DOD Security Technology implementation Guides (STIGS) highly desired.
  • Previous experience performing vulnerability scanning and remediation techniques a plus.
Work Experience:
Overall a minimum of 4 years of experience working in software development, user desktop support, front-line support on mid to large size projects.
Required Clearance:
Candidates must have an active TS/SCI clearance with polygraph.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science or other related discipline with a minimum of 4 years of Linux experience.
Work Location:
The work will be performed in Pasadena CA
If interested in learning more about this position, please email your resume to [Click Here To Join] and I will call back with more information.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contractor
  • Location: Pasadena, CA
  • Job Type: Management
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 6/14/2020

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