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System Administrator IV-Red Hat Linux

Chantilly, VA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Solvarus Consulting is dedicated to solving the toughest challenges facing the Intelligence Community and Department of Defense. Join our team of experienced engineers in the development and institutionalization of a Digital Engineering environment set to confront these challenges. Apply your ingenuity and bring your innovative ideas to a consulting advisory services company and help us shorten the time it takes to get critical tools developed and into the hands of warfighters who need them and to quickly aid the people who need it.

The System Administrator will be responsible for configuring, operating, and maintaining the customer’s Systems Engineering business process tools to support processes to include configuration management, risk, issue and opportunity management, schedule management, architecture management, and requirements management and provides system administrator functions for the tools.

The Digital Engineering Team also provides user training on systems engineering business process tools and has a large emphasis on identify opportunities to optimize systems and tool execution through automating processes, consolidating or migrating existing tools, and/or acquiring new tools.

As a member of the Digital Engineering Team, the team member will be responsible for the configuration of the COTS application to support tools transition and integration efforts supporting the contractors' and customers' needs.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assess user requirements; design and configure user interfaces; perform integration testing.
  • The applicant will also perform system administration tasks supporting our cloud environment.
  • Upgrades patches and migrations are just some of the tasks being performed.
  • Designs, develops, evaluates and modifies systems and systems-oriented products.
  • Gathers information concerning the capabilities of Company products; investigates the technical capabilities of Company products and competing equipment and/or solutions; stays abreast of developments in hardware and software; analyzes customer problems; assists in designing systems to satisfy customer needs.
  • Researches, collects, and reports information on the ability and capacity of Company products and competitors. Coordinates resolution of product/service issues, upgrades, and problems.
  • Prepares equipment analysis to instruct sales force and customers in equipment capabilities.
  • Coordinates the planning, design, and installation of equipment, using knowledge of engineering and programming as well as sophisticated instruments and computers.
  • Provides supervision of the customer installation of hardware and software.
  • Conducts system calibrations after the hardware and software are installed and provides technical guidance.

Required Skills:

  • Requires 8 to 10 years with BS/BA or 6 to 8 years with MS/MA or 3 to 5 years with PhD.
  • BS Degree in Computer Science or a related field (IT/Engineering/etc.).
  • Must have an active TS/SCI and Security + Certification.
  • Demonstrated hands on experience with Red Hat Linux.
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively with a team.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate with team lead to prioritize tasks.
  • Well-rounded working knowledge of IT concepts and best practices.
  • Experience analyzing COTS software capabilities to aid tool integration.
  • Experience configuring COTS software to fit customers’ requirements and processes.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience evaluating and testing COTS software functionality.
  • Experience with Windows 2016.
  • Experience developing and troubleshooting workflow.
  • Experience identifying, researching, and testing alternative solutions.
  • Experience with DB2.
  • Experience with Installs/Upgrades / Automation / IaaS.
  • Knowledge of Agile terminology, theories and best practices.
  • Knowledge of Java and VBA.
  • Knowledge of IBM Collaborative Lifecycle Management (CLM) Tool Suite.
  • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services (AWS).
  • Network + Certification.

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