Senior Systems Administrator - Lead

Location: Greenbelt, MD
Date Posted: 02-26-2018
6 - 12 months contract - 1099 or w2
looking for hires that are interested in
conversion after contract
Rate is DOE per hour
Secret Clearance is required
 
Requirements
  • Perform senior-level Linux/Unix system administration including troubleshooting, fault isolation, system tuning, software installation, maintenance.
  • Identify and implement system and process-level improvements including providing recommendations to purchase and then implementing hardware and software solutions.
  • Provide senior-level mentoring to junior and mid-level system administration staff.
  • Participate in an on-call rotation providing off-hours support.
  • Developing and implement strategy, design, implementation and operational aspects of multiple systems, operating environments, and related software.
  • Ideal candidate must be able to grasp a wide range of unique skills, and be able to think and respond quickly to real-time problems as they arise.
  • Candidate must have strong multi-tasking skills to effectively meet task objectives.
 
Required Skills: 
  • Linux/Unix operating system administration
  • Scripting experience with Perl, Bash, Python, etc.
  • TCP/IP and network protocols including DNS, SMTP, SNMP, ICMP, SSH, RADIUS, and LDAP
  • HP Open View and HP Network Node Manager (NNMi)
  • Windows operating system administration
  • VMWare ESXi hypervisors
  • Self-disciplined and self-motivated
  • Demonstrated analytical and communication skills.
 
Desired Skills:
  • Experience supporting Federal systems including FISMA Certification and Accreditation
  • Managing software and hardware deployment projects
  • Experience with postfix, opsware, sybase, apache, mysql, mrtg
 
Education and Experience:
  • A Bachelors degree in a related field & 9 years experience or High School & 15 year’s related experience is required.
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