Unix Engineer

Rackspace   •  

Reston, VA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


Not Specified years

Posted 169 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Overview & Responsibilities

In this position you will primarily be supporting a government client, on-site in Bethesda, reporting to the Director of Government Operations located in Reston VA. This could also include supporting several clients for the Government sector as necessary.

  • Administering, supporting and upgrading multiple Linux & Windows server environments running from single server solutions to large server farms

  • Migrating application farms running Linux & Windows technologies from one datacenter or platform to another

  • Day-to-day troubleshooting of application and database problems

  • Proactive application monitoring and trouble resolution

  • Report writing and process and procedure documentation

  • Other duties as required


  • Proven experience in Linux Systems Administration preferably RHEL/CentOS

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft Azure

  • Ability to provide highly-technical and end-user support to clients via telephone and ticketing system

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • A demonstrated ability in problem-solving, management of multiple tasks and personal time management

  • A detail minded individual who is willing to learn new skills and work overtime as needed.

  • Ability to work independently.

  • Any prior/present Security Clearance from Public Trust to the Top Secret level is a big plus.