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System Administrator

Job ID 3682 Date posted 06/15/2016
Location Northern Virginia
Job Description

This position requires a current TS/SCI with polygraph clearance

Boeing Intelligence & Analytics ("BI&A") is seeking a System Administrator to join their team.  You will have the opportunity to work with industry leaders in the cyber intelligence community providing support as it relates to our client’s mission objectives. 

This System Administrator position is a challenging role in a multi-contractor team supporting a fast moving program for the customer and their projects issues of today, while at the same time focusing and preparing for the challenges of tomorrow.  Cyber criminals and cyber terrorist are working around the clock everyday day to develop new means and ways to methodically compromise networks, seize valuable intellectual property and personal data, and to gain an advantage wherever/whenever they can. Boeing Intelligence & Analytics is committed to providing the most advanced solutions and protection for our customers against the various, and unpredictable forms of cyber warfare.

  • Oversees system integration, hardware and software installation, configuration and disposition of servers and workstations to support the architecture.

  • Provides complex problem resolution, root cause analysis and technical support for delivery systems.

  • Participates in the design, validation and configuration management of computing delivery systems.

  • Plans and coordinates system changes.

  • Administers user system access and establishes safeguards to protect information to meet security requirements.

  • Oversees activities to monitor system performance to support capacity planning, backup and disaster recovery planning. Mentors, leads and trains others.

Required Experience:

  • 7+ years experience as a Linux System Administrator

  • Experience with Red Hat Linux and RHEV environments.

  • Experience in end-to-end Systems Engineering, complex troubleshooting and building technical solutions to solve business problems.

  • Experience in and understanding of production operations, server, storage, network, systems management, discrepancy report (DR), and Business recovery practices.  

  • Experience and ability to configure TCP/IP, network interfaces and IP security. 

  • Understanding of UNIX/Linux shell scripting and applications (e.g. DNS, NFS, Apache, etc.). 

  • Experience with Red Hat Satellite Server, diagnostics and troubleshooting RHEL and RHEV environments, and AIX and IBM technologies.

  • Understanding of operating systems, the organizations operating environment, network requirements, and system automation 

  • Understanding of the organizational security standards for operating configurations, security constraints, and procedures for managing organization software. 

  • Ability to work with system developers to engage in joint project planning. 

  • Understanding of project management techniques to plan and execute projects. 

  • Experience and ability to research the latest technological developments in the relevant operating systems to identify impact on organization operating systems and to anticipate changes.

  • Establishing a track record of reliability and trust with team members and security stakeholders is essential. 



BI&A is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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