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Job Description JOB TITLE: Red Hat Linux SA II (CTSII043) LOCATION: Kearneysville, WV REPORTS TO: Program Manager POSITION SUMMARY: The System Administrator (SA) works as a member of the PaaS Operations Team, providing daily system support and maintenance for Red Hat Linux systems. The SA is expected to have a thorough technical knowledge and must be capable of executing independent and team tasks as assigned. Candidate must be a team player and willing to interact with other people at all levels throughout the organization. Must also possess an outstanding ability to identify and troubleshoot hardware and software issues across a variety of systems and platforms, and must be able to support a duty analyst role, in which troubleshooting and support activities would need to be supported 24 x 7. Off-hours and/or shift work may be required for this position in the future. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Day-to-day operations and administration of systems supported by the COSS Team Technical support for the system including responding to Help Desk tickets and working with users to resolve issues. BMC BladeLogic Server Automation operations work to include server update scheduling, results analysis, troubleshooting, and correcting issues. Performing system upgrades and maintenance tasks, including installation and configuration of Red Hat Linux operating systems, administration of user accounts, and maintenance of system security posture. Architectural design, implementation and continuous improvement of support and application system infrastructure. System performance tuning, data recovery, etc. Installing and upgrading system software and supporting operating system configuration in support of application and database software Creating, maintaining, and restoring system backups. Providing technical input for policies and procedures, and maintaining accurate documentation on those policies/procedures. Adhering to Change/Configuration Management procedures and policies. Properly estimating work efforts and technical challenges (scoping projects). Research and investigate problems, diagnose and provide resolution or viable solutions for hardware and software issues; appropriately escalating and reporting recommendations clearly and effectively to management and team. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 2+ years' experience in supporting Red Hat Linux Server Operating Systems 1+ years' experience with consolidating or centralizing server administration Ability to work well in a team environment, promote customer service and handle complex technical issues Excellent troubleshooting skills Ability to support systems 24x7 and be on-call 1+ years' experience with Server Automation Tools, preferably BMC's BladeLogic Server Automation Suite Desireable: HP-UX experience Desireable: Oracle DBA knowledge Desireable: Experience with BMC Remedy Action Request System and any of its associated applications, such as Service Request, Change Management, Asset Management, Incident Management, etc. Experience with server security hardening and security implementation strategies in support of DOD Experience with System Monitoring Tools Experience with blade servers and/or server virtualization Desireable: Familiarity with USCG OSC systems and operations Familiarity with the ITILv3 Framework Desireable: Experience supporting Windows Server Operating Systems EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, IT Engineering or related degree program; or current IT certification with sufficient technical experience to substitute for the formal education requirement. OTHER UNIQUE REQUIREMENTS: US Citizens only. This position requires applicants to successfully complete a background check and NACI, prior to starting. Candidate must have or will be required to obtain Security+ certification within 3 months of start date Please send resumes to or call Dana Heaton at 202-270-8083 LevelUp Force is an Equal Opportunity Employer Company Description LevelUp Force was created to bring you best-in-breed information technology staffing experience information technology staffing by IT professionals. Our founders have over forty years of combined experience in information technology and related fields. We understand the day-to-day challenges CIOs face and understand the demands you face in implementing large projects or simply running your day-to-day operations. LevelUp Force is focused on adherence to time-honored principles of building long-term relationships with our clients and stakeholders while creating a culture of innovation and service excellence. LevelUp Force is the premier, minority owned, information technology staffing partner that will work hard with you. We have the commitment to bring you the highest-quality IT team to complete your project, provide operations support or implement new goals and objectives your CIO is implementing.


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