Abacus Technology is seeking a System Administrator to support Red Hat Linux and Solaris server administration on the Arnold Research and Evaluation Network (AREN). This is a full-time position at Arnold AFB.
Install, configure, upgrade, and maintain UNIX/Linux/Solaris operating systems, related systems or software, and mass storage systems. Analyze and resolve problems associated with hardware/software and applications software on servers and desktops. Ensure scalability and appropriate integration with other systems. Detect, diagnose, and report problems on both server and desktops. Evaluate and install security directives and mitigation actions. Support backup and recovery procedures. Participate in the testing process through test review and analysis, test witnessing and certification of system requirements.
3+ years experience in administrating UNIX/Linux/Solaris operating systems and/or mass storage systems. Bachelor’s degree in a related field. Security+ certification required. Certification in Red Hat Linux, UNIX, and/or Solaris is a plus. Possess working knowledge of switches, storage array networks, disk arrays, and fiber. Experience with cluster-based computing models, parallel programming models, web server configuration, DMF, SANtricity, and OpenVault is desired. Comfortable interacting with clients and end users to assess current state of systems and architecture, as well as future needs. Attitude, adaptability, and ability to learn are paramount. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Must be a US Citizen and hold a current Secret clearance.
Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.