Linux Systems Engineer with Security Clearance
Company: Intelliware Systems
Posted on: February 1, 2019
Overview: -- IntelliWare is a growing business with an immediate need for a skilled and energetic Systems Backup Engineer to support a federal customer. Description: -- This position will offer you a chance to support a federal agency by engineering, designing, integrating, deploying, testing, certificating, patching, and addressing interoperability issues, not only of the base operating system (Unix/Linux based systems - Red Hat Linux, Solaris, SuSE, CentOS, Oracle Linux, and z/OS), but for all support libraries, components and application dependencies, etc. to meet the needs and support the missions of the agency. Clearance: -- Active Top-Secret Clearance Required Skills and Qualifications: -- * Four (4) years of experience as a Red Hat Certified Administrator (RHCA) with Unix/Linux based systems such as Red Hat Linux, Solaris, SuSE, CentOS, Oracle Linux, and z/OS; and serve as the advanced knowledge expert for all Linux environments. * Create and maintain bare-metal and virtual machines with the appropriate distribution of Linux and network configuration, using tools that include Satellite Server, Capsule Server, and Puppet. * Provision/configure the required software onto servers, such as web servers and databases. * Evaluate, improve, and maintain the information security throughout the Linux infrastructure. * Monitor and correct critical server issues and process for failures and performance bottlenecks. * Manage and monitor all installed systems and infrastructure. * Possess excellent knowledge base in DNS, DHCP, LDAP, SMTP, and integration with Windows to solve technical and functional issues. * Install, configure, test and maintain operating systems, application software and system management tools. * Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability. * Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixes. * Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies. * Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks. * Participate in the design of information and operational support systems. * Build new baselines with the appropriate security and access controls to include DISA STIGS and required security controls. Updated baselines will be required quarterly and new versions within 90 days of the manufacturer's release to production and full DISA STIGS. * Engineer multi factor authentication between Linux environments and the enterprise Windows infrastructure components. * Engineer solutions for baselines to operate in full standalone mode, domain mode, and fully integrated mode for all classification levels and enclaves. * Work with the developers to transition applications from one platform to another to include from physical to virtual and virtual to cloud. * Work with security components to resolve any security findings or vulnerabilities and apply fixes or updates as well as solutions to achieve closure. * Ensure technical documentation exists for all systems and is kept up to date to include inventory and patch levels of all systems to include hostnames, property numbers, IP addresses, enclave, number of cores, number of processors, admin passwords, certificates, and service accounts on a monthly interval. * Integrate systems with Windows as it applies to authentication and core services dependencies such single sign-on and Active Directory. Engineer and implement solutions for multi factor authentication with FBI standardized software and hardware. * Document system configurations to include passwords, access controls, version number, and revision numbers, patch levels, and inventory to include hostnames, TCP/IP addresses, number of processors, and number of cores, memory, and license keys. * Continually transition knowledge to the government staff through training and assistance on how to use the technology using industry best practices. Desired Skills and Experience: -- * Red Hat Certified Administrator (RHCA) Education Requirements: -- * Bachelor's Degree preferred (Additional years of experience may be substituted for the degree. Location: -- Pocatello, ID Travel: -- Less than 10% Company Profile: -- IntelliWare Systems is a privately-owned company founded to provide business and technical services to government and commercial clients. Our business philosophy is to hire the brightest, yet humble, people we can find and provide them with the team, training, and support they need to exceed our customers' mission requirements. Our experienced, cleared, and professional workforce receives compensation and benefits that are intended to be among the best in our industry. Top Secret
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