Harris Corporation Sr Unix/Linux System Administrator - TS/SCI w/ Poly in Melbourne, Florida

Sr Unix/Linux System Administrator - TS/SCI w/ Poly 6/27/18--Systems AdministrationUSA - FL - Melbourne




Job ID: CHQ20182706-25620


Job Title: Unix/Linux System Administrator Job ID: CHQ20182706-25620 Location: Palm Bay, FL

Job Description:

Harris is looking for a Unix/Linux System Administrator to provide providing server and desktop support within the secure areas of Harris. The successful candidate will:

  • Provide Unix/Linux systems administration support for engineering programs; including support for multiple Linux OS (Red Hat, SUSE) variants, virtualization technologies, troubleshooting, and resolving issues.

  • Support Security Testing, Scanning and support ICD 503 Risk Mitigation Framework (RMF) processes. Also, remediate findings by patching, hardening or upgrading the systems as appropriate addressing items on the POAM’s incoordination with both local and customer security.

  • Build, configure, troubleshoot and integrate new and existing servers and technologies to provide service enhancements, applications deployments, and infrastructure upgrades.

  • Lead infrastructure expansion and upgrade projects.

  • Provide end-user client and application support. Utilize the IT work order system and meet all service level agreements

  • Interface and coordinate with Security, Windows, Storage, Desktop, Helpdesk, and Network groups as required.

  • Learn and advise on all company, IT, and Security policies.

  • Perform other IT duties as required.

  • This position may require shift work


  • A Bachelor’s degree in IT, MIS, CIS, CS or a related field and a minimum of 6 years of related experience.

  • Position requires a current Top Secret/SSBI and a current SCI Security Clearance with CI Poly.

  • Must have CompTIA Security+ Certification

  • Expereince with Red Hat Linux required

  • Experience with ICD503 RMF process and procedures

  • Experience managing Unix/Linux systems administration in an enterprise environment.

  • Experience with loading operating systems, hardware components, and network setup is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • CISSP certification a plus

  • Experience with Solaris is a plus.

  • Experience VMware and Citrix is a plus

  • Expereince with SUSE and other variants is a plus.

  • Experience troubleshooting and understanding of cause and effect relationships of an enterprise environment.

  • Experience working in teams with a strong customer focus.

  • A self-starter and have the ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to work in a team or independently.

  • Strong organizational skills, good problem-solving skills, and a willingness to work with teams, individuals, and suppliers to troubleshoot hardware/application problems.

  • Ability to learn and apply new technologies, adapt to changing environments, and show attention to detail.

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.

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.

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.


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Expertise--Systems Administration

LocationUSA - FL - Melbourne