Cleared System Administrator

Herndon, VA

Posted: 01/23/2024 Industry: Technology Job Number: 24-00037

Job Description

A Global Government Contracting Company is seeking a Cleared System Administrator to join their team in Northern VA or Palm Bay, FL!

**You must have active TS/SCI clearance and this is 100% onsite.

Job Description:
Responsible for the internal or customer administration, maintenance and management of capacity resources for computers at the operating system and infrastructure level. Builds, configures, troubleshoots and integrates new and existing servers to provide service enhancements, application deployments and infrastructure upgrades. Sets up administrator and service accounts, maintains system documentation, tunes system performance, installs system-wide software, and allocates mass storage space. Recommends software and hardware enhancements, diagnoses and corrects issues, defines and implements new services with the goal of achieving maximum server uptime and availability for the customers. Responsible for monitoring performance, system usage. Contributes towards the Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP), backup systems and disk configurations. Conducts system analysis and development to keep systems current with changing technologies.

Essential Functions:
  • Configure, monitor, maintain, troubleshoot Red Hat Linux systems
  • Experience deploying infrastructure through automation
  • Experience in Creating and using Containers in a LINUX and Windows Environment
  • Experience with Gov Cloud/AWS
  • Familiarity with implementing and maintaining Security Technical Implementation Guidelines (STIG) in compliance with RMF security frameworks on Linux and Windows components
  • Familiarity with Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD), agile system development, and DevSecOps tools and processes
  • Experience with installation, configuration and testing of applications such as Jenkins, Jira, Artifactory and Bitbucket
  • Experience customizing/optimizing/trouble shooting enterprise level applications
  • Security administration experience in support of RMF requirements
  • Demonstrated knowledge RMF and cybersecurity requirements
  • Ability to integrate RMF principles into ground-up builds
  • Experience with continuous integration, build management, and/or automated test frameworks
  • Work must be accomplished onsite

Qualifications :
  • Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree and minimum 9 years of prior relevant experience or,
  • Graduate Degree and minimum 7 years of prior relevant experience or,
  • In lieu of a degree, a minimum of 13 years prior related experience
  • DOD 8570 IAT Level 2 Certification
  • Top Secret Clearance with SCI and CI Poly

Preferred Additional Skills:
  • DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level 3 certification (e.G., CASP+ CE, CCNP Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), GCED, or GCIH).
  • Current Linux Certifications such as:
  • Red Hat Certification (RHCSA or RHCE)
  • CompTIA Linux+
  • LPIC (any level)
  • SANS GCUX
  • Experience with Virtual Private Cloud Configuration including Subnets, security groups, NAT and Gateways
  • Experience with Software code scanning applications such as Fortify SonarQube, Black Duck Trivy and Nexus
  • Experience with Elastic Cloud Computing
  • Experience in the use of IT tools for managing and troubleshooting complex computer networks
  • Previous experience supporting DoD & IC Government customers
  • Experience with continuous integration, build management, and/or automated test frameworks
  • Hardware/software requirement verification/system validation experience
  • Demonstrated ability to work and grow in a dynamic, fast paced, team-oriented environment
  • Experience with Virtualization (KVM), Backup Technologies such as NAS, SAN, iSCSI, SAS
  • Experience supporting DoD/government customers
  • Experience integrating and administering cross-domain systems


Kaztronix is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, veteran status or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws. In addition, all human resource actions in such areas as compensation, employee benefits, transfers, layoffs, training and development are to be administered objectively, without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws.

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