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Sr. Linux Administrator (Secret Clearance)

ALTA IT Services, LLC Fort Belvoir, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Alta IT Services is actively seeking a Senior Linux System Administrator / System Engineer
in Fort Belvoir, VA. This is a contract to hire opportunity supporting The US Army.
Active Secret Clearance is required.

If interested and qualified, please send your resume to
or call/text 301.222.3099

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Support of IA compliance (DoD/Army) for enterprise Operating Systems and Applications of AKO systems on NIPRNET and SIPRNET.
  • Implementation of vendor patches in support of IAVA requirements
  • Application of DoD STIG settings at the OS and Application level
  • Review, Validation and Remediation of vulnerability scan results at the OS and Application level
  • Perform detailed analysis in support of OS and Application level vulnerabilities
  • Support design/deployment/maintenance of new and existing security infrastructure capabilities
  • Maintain and Implement Unix automation/provisioning tools
  • Analyze system failures to determine cause and recommended corrective actions

Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree with at least 10 years’ relative experience (e.g. Linux, Solaris) or 8 years with Masters (4 additional years’ experience may be substituted for bachelors)
  • Experience implementing vendor patches on enterprise Operating Systems and Applications.
  • Experience applying DoD STIG settings in support of IA compliance
  • Experience reviewing/validating/remediating vulnerability scan results
  • Experience in implementing scripting and Unix Automation/Provisioning tools
  • Active DoD Secret Clearance
  • Security+ or equivalent IA Baseline Certification
  • Army approved Computing Environment Certification (CEC).

Preferred Qualifications
  • Linux+ Certification or equivalent
  • Experience providing technical analysis in data network planning, engineering, and design

ALTA IT Services, LLC. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other factor.

ALTA IT Services, LLC


Fort Belvoir, VA
22060 USA