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Classified Linux Systems Administrator

ECS Federal

ECS Federal

Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024

ECS is seeking a Classified Linux Systems Administrator to work in our Albuquerque, NM office.

Job Description:


You will receive tasks from a variety of sources to include Email, IM, phone, ticketing systems and in person.

You will self-identify projects and also receive them from the customers.

You will perform server administration, software installs and configuration, hardware installs and configuration, software troubleshooting and problem resolution.

You will work directly with RedHat Satellite. We use various methods to record work done (ticketing system, SharePoint, etc..)

Candidate will need the ability to partner with other IT teams such as corporate cyber security, firewall and proxy teams.

You will work directly with vendors to solve complex hardware and software issues.

All work will need to be performed onsite due to the nature of this work.

Required Skills:

  • BS/BA in CS or IT related field and two (2) years of IT experience. Note - an additional 6 years of experience and be substituted in lieu of degree.
  • Linux Server System Administration & UNIX experience at least 2 years
  • RHEL system administration experience.
  • Familiarity with computer network protocols and network management technologies
  • Skill utilizing software diagnostic tools and the ability to conduct appropriate troubleshooting processes and conduct appropriate upgrades.
  • Ability to define systems requirements based on user/client needs, cost, and required integration with existing applications, systems, or platforms.
  • Ability to define technical standards and functionality tests, and to develop specifications, prototypes, or initial user guides.
  • Experience in customer service, good with communication skills with customers, vendors, and database administrators.
  • US Citizen per contract and on-site
  • Must have an active DOE Q Clearance Minimum to start or DoD Top Secret with reciprocity.

Desired Skills:

  • Prior working experience with Department of Energy or Department of Defense infrastructure
  • RHEL Satellite administration experience
  • STIGS implementation experience
  • Ability to research, assemble, and evaluate information or data regarding industry practices or applicable regulatory changes and recommend sound, practical solutions to complex issues.
  • Automation platforms such as Ansible, VmWare, Python at least 1-3 years
  • Experience leading and implementing large technical solutions.
  • Experience in Bash, PowerShell, or other scripting language for automating System Admin tasks or troubleshooting existing processes.
  • Experience with container technology, such as Kubernetes, RKE, Docker, etc.
  • Virtualization, servers, storage, and networking equipment experience
  • ESXI experience

ECS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, status as a crime victim, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. ECS promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.

ECS is a leading mid-sized provider of technology services to the United States Federal Government. We are focused on people, values and purpose. Every day, our 3800+ employees focus on providing their technical talent to support the Federal Agencies and Departments of the US Government to serve, protect and defend the American People.