Harris Corporation Linux Systems Admin (DevOps Engineer) in Dulles, Virginia

Linux Systems Admin (DevOps Engineer) 3/25/18--NetworkUSA - VA - Dulles




Job ID: ES20182503-23995


Job Title: Linux Systems Admin (DevOps Engineer)

Job Location: Dulles, VA

Job Code: ES2018250395-239

Job Description:

We are looking for an eager Linux sys admin or DevOps engineer with a passion for automation to work closely with a Sr. DevOps engineer and help us further automate the processes of managing, patching, tuning, trouble-shooting and securing our Linux infrastructures. You will be utilizing the latest and greatest technologies to streamline our platform while ensuring that performance and consistency of services are the highest priority.

Responsibilities will include though not limited to the following:

  • Install, configure, patch and upgrade assigned systems. Perform system monitoring utilizing enterprise tools, performance tuning and troubleshooting.

  • Research and recommend innovative or automated approaches for system administration tasks. Identify approaches that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale.

  • Perform system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups

  • Perform regular security monitoring to identify any possible intrusions.

  • Application support including application/web administration, account management, backup/recovery, automation/scripting, storage configuration (manage/allocate growth), monitoring (events, logs, system health), virtualization, and clustering

  • Perform security scans, remediation, and compliance reporting. Perform vulnerability assessment, monitoring, and reporting.

Required Qualifications

  • B.S. degree in Engineering or another related Technical field or relevant work experience

  • Red Hat 6.x and 7.x experience is required

  • Scripting experience (e.g. Bash, Python or Perl)

  • Web Application Server support experience (e.g. Apache)

  • Must be detail-oriented and organized

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills

  • Self-starter and ability to work independently

  • Strong team player able to lead or follow as necessary

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • U.S. Citizenship is required

  • Ability to obtain a U.S. Government Top Secret security clearance

  • Support LANs, WANs, network segments, Internet, and intranet systems

  • Make recommendations for future upgrades

  • Familiarity with network and security tools and applications likeA/V, SELinux, SCAP, Nessus

  • Troubleshoot problems reported by users and analyze and isolate issues

  • Linux system performance monitoring and fine-tuning experience

  • Maintain integrity of the network, server deployment, and security

  • Knowledge of common secure LAN/WAN infrastructure configurations

Preferred Qualifications

  • Network Appliance Configuration/Management (Firewalls, Routers, Switches)

  • MySQL, MARIA Experience

  • Experience with Network Design and Implementation, Network Troubleshooting, Network Hardware configuration, Network performance monitoring.

  • Experience selecting, deploying and maintaining automated test tools and environments

  • Experience with virtualization hypervisors (e.g. ESXi, VirtualBox)

  • Active SECRET or above Government security clearance

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.


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