Position Summary: The successful candidate will be part of a team responsible for maintaining and troubleshooting end to end computer processing systems, integrating new systems, and participating in general facilities maintenance activities on site. Additionally, as the enterprise matures, the candidate will participate in design and implementation of new capabilities to monitor, maintain, and support the mission such as Change/Baseline Management processes and tools, Health and Status monitoring and reporting, and contributing to the evolution of the enterprise. As part of the team, the Systems Administrator may be required to learn and occasionally contribute on a variety of tasks outside of the typical engineering scope such as inventory, shipping and handling, and other administrative tasks.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide Operations and Maintenance support for multiple scientific/engineering/DSP systems
Provide Development support for commercial and custom hardware and software
Investigate and perform performance tuning, resource optimization, and system upgrades
Perform system configuration and monitoring to improve / maintain operational capabilities
Assist in design and implementation of expanded or novel capabilities with legacy enterprise systems
Consistently profile and provision servers, workstations, and appliances for multiple platforms
Maintain and contribute documentation in the CM/Knowledge Base
Responsibilities occasionally require working evenings or weekends
B.S. degree or equivalent and 5 to 7 years of related experience
Degree in computer science, computer engineering, or similar
Good working knowledge of Red Hat Linux administration and troubleshooting
Comfortable with at least one Linux-oriented scripting language (bash, python, perl, etc)
Experience with modern Configuration Management and Baseline Management practices
Experience with computer networking and network architecture principles
Familiarity with typical network protocols and standards (TCP/IP, HTTP/S, SSH, physical cabling, etc)
Experience managing systems throughout complete lifecycle
Background in Operations & Maintenance
Experience with Modernization/Recapitalization of legacy Enterprise Linux systems
Familiarity with modern configuration/orchestration tools (Puppet, Ansible, Chef, etc)
Comfortable with common virtualization technologies
Familiarity with common Cisco network equipment
Strong documentation skills
Thorough knowledge of security requirements for classified environments
Normal demands associated with an office environment. Ability to work on computer for long periods, and communicate with individuals by telephone, email and face to face. Some travel may be required.
What We Can Offer You:
- We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.