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Cloud/Linux Systems Engineer

Reston, VA
  • Full-Time
Job Description

WWCM has an opening for an experienced Cloud/Linux Systems Engineer. The Cloud/Linux Systems Engineer will be responsible for mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing, effects, as well as, command, control, communications and intelligence systems, that consider cybersecurity and a host of additional mission support NextGen services.


  • Provide growth, ongoing maintenance and development of a large-scale server farm running primarily on Linux in the hybrid cloud environment
  • Provide support for complex system and applications, deploying new systems, maintaining, migrating, upgrading, and improving the long-term performance of the systems
  • Perform as a senior member of the cloud systems administration team to support the installation, optimization, integration, troubleshooting, backup, recovery, modification, security, and upgrading of IT systems and components to provide services that enable customers to effectively apply IT to business requirements
  • Demonstrate knowledge of tools and mechanisms for distributing new and/or upgraded software to ensure customers receive current versions of supported software, as they become available
  • Work with other senior staff to recommend and design systems architecture and topology from both general and specific perspectives



  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering or equivalent experience in IT
  • 7+ years of progressive experience in engineering and design capacities
  • The ideal candidate must be a self-starter with strong work habits and have mid-level career experience in maintaining large numbers of Linux servers
  • Possess a deep understanding of cloud fundamentals, architecture, resources, and security 
  • Proven experience with deploying and managing the resources in Cloud (Azure preferred)
  • Exhibit extensive System Administration experience with Red Hat and other Linux flavors
  • Experience in VMWARE running large scale virtualized environments
  • Scripting experience, specifically with Python/Ruby/Perl and shell scripting language to automate existing and workloads and routine system admin tasks
  • Experience with Chef / Puppet /CfEngine
  • In-depth knowledge of TCP/IP, BIND, LDAP, and other core technologies such as Sendmail, NTP, TCP/IP, FCIP, iSCSI, SAN, NAS  etc.
  • Experience in resolving complex issues related to Break-fix Performance tuning and deployments
  • Extensive troubleshooting skills with Linux, network in complex App and DB environments
  • Demonstrate an in-depth understanding of network and server security.


  • Experience implementing, administering, and creating custom dashboards for performance monitoring/Metrics
  • Experience with administering servers and storage within Azure and Oracle cloud environments
  • RHCE, AZURE/AWS certifications
  • Working familiarity with container technologies



Reston, VA
20190 USA



Posted date

Over a month ago
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