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Linux System Administrator (Government)

AT&T
Reston, VA 20190
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AT&T Global Public Sector is a trusted provider of secure, IP enabled, cloud-based, network solutions and professional services to the Federal Government. We are dedicated to recruiting, developing and empowering a diverse, high-performing workforce that is passionate about what they do, committed to our shared values and dedicated to our customers mission.


AT&T has an opening for a Linux System Administrator for the ATIP (Advancec Technology Information Program) systems program. This key position will be providing managed IT support of ATIP systems for high-priority defense intelligence collection needs.


**Job Duties/Responsibilities:**


+ Monitors system performance including legacy servers and cloud systems.

+ Performs legacy and cloud O&M administration.

+ Solves legacy server and cloud & virtualization issues.

+ Maintaining and developing a local cloud virtualization environment (Nutanix)

+ Developing and maintaining installation and configuration procedures for new server builds and STIGs.

+ Troubleshooting hardware and software problems with Linux and Centos servers.

+ Providing escalation support for subordinates and junior resources.

+ Writing custom start scripts for various applications.

+ Evaluating and implementing potential new tools and technologies.

+ Working on assigned Change Requests/Problem tickets.

+ Investigating and responding to alerts generated by the various monitoring systems in use

+ Performing hardware maintenance/repair activities.

+ Ensuring proper planning and execution of major projects/maintenance activities.


**Required Clearance:** TS/SCI with polygraph (#ts/sci) (#polygraph)


**Required Qualifications:**


+ Experience managing legacy Linux servers and cloud resources.

+ Highly versed in Linux administration and best practices

+ Familiar with enterprise network architectures

+ Fluency in programming/scripting skills for automation such as Bash, Ruby, Python, and Perl

+ General understanding of Linux internals (system calls, file systems, processes, etc)

+ General understanding of TCP/IP and related protocols (HTTP, FTP, NFS, etc)

+ A Bachelors Degree from an accredited institute in an area applicable to this position and four (4) years of relevant experience

+ An additional four (4) years of relevant experience may be substituted for the bachelors degree

+ Must presently be 8570 compliant (IAT Level 2 preferred); must be 8570 compliant (IAT Level 2) by date of security indoctrination with any necessary continuing education (CE) for certification.


**Desired Qualifications:**


Familiar with multi-level security environments (U, S, TS)


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AT&T will consider for employment qualified applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state and local laws

We expect employees to be honest, trustworthy, and operate with integrity. Discrimination and all unlawful harassment (including sexual harassment) in employment is not tolerated. We encourage success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status
Posted: 2022-07-15 Expires: 2023-01-02
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