Linux Administrator

Confidential Company  •  Bluemont, VA

5 - 7 years experience  •  Information Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Confidential Company
Bluemont, VA
5 - 7 years experience
Information Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17

Roles and Responsibilities:

The ideal candidate will be responsible for Linux System Administrator for production servers and disk storage in an enterprise environment. This position requires applications support in a Linux – Red Hat environment.


Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or Linux certification is preferred, but not required.


Required Experience & Skills:

  • Typically requires at least 10+ year’s relevant experience without a Degree; 6+ years’ relevant experience with Undergraduate Degree; 4+ years relevant experience with Graduate Degree.
  • Independent problem-solving, self-direction with good documentation skills.
  • Expert in all aspects of server administration; for example, configuration of disk sub-systems, server operations and maintenance, server migration, server protection and disk-to-disk backup/restore.
  • A solid understanding of Linux-based operating systems and the storage utilities used by them.
  • In-depth understanding of fiber channel and network-based storage concepts.
  • Ability to write scripts in various administrative languages (Tk, Perl, VBScript, a shell).
  • 5+ years of system administration in a Linux environment.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.


This position requires an Active Top Secret Clearance.


Physical Requirements:

  • May be required to help physically install and/or uninstall servers in racks.

Req ID: 5072 

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