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Linux Systems Engineer- Maryland

Req #: 228852
Location: Suitland, MD US
Job Category: Information Technology
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI

Job Description

Are you looking for an opportunity, bigger than yourself,  then join forces with a  winning team of intelligence professionals being assembled by CACI, Inc. National Services Business Group to address the most complex national security challenges confronting the United States today.  If you are a self-starter, intellectually curious and possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and thrive in a fast-pace and dynamic workplace, we have the perfect job for you.  CACI has immediate openings for a Systems Engineer to support a wide range of technical requirements.  YOU are the difference we’ve been looking for.

Linux System Engineer

The Systems Engineer will conduct limited-duration field support to deploy JDISS mission application products and provide systems and application support for Linux/Solaris JDISS products.  The System Engineer is responsible for deploying JDISS produced applications, along with providing system administration and technical support for the applications.  In addition to providing deployment and support to customers, the administrator will deploy, manage and maintain the production suite on site.  This will include, but it not limited to OS and application installation (on premises and cloud environment), security hardening, scripting for installation automation, patch maintenance, backup and restoration and assistance with system accreditation.   As a member of the team, the systems engineer is expected to learn each JDISS products they will deploy and use their engineering skills to determine alternate methods for more efficient deployment. The candidate may also provide engineering support to the Systems Integration team as needed. The position travels to agencies in the continental United States (CONUS) and Outside the Continental United States (OCONUS).  Travel is up to 20% within one year.  

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Provide technical support for associated JDISS applications, on-site, off-site and in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud environment, by electronic means or through direct on-site support.
  • Conduct operational test evaluations of all JDISS applications.
  • Engage and collaborate with a small team of technical experts supporting JDISS applications and providing technical support to JDISS customers.
  • Recommend and implement system enhancements to improve installation, upgrading/patching, monitoring, and problem resolution.
  • Provide backup and recovery services; manage file systems and disk space; manage virus protection on a routine basis.
  • Develop and document technical procedures and processes for production suite.
  • The position travels to agencies in the continental United States (CONUS) and Outside the Continental United States (OCONUS).  Travel is up to 20% within one year to install JDISS applications on Linux platforms

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Active TS/SCI.
  • BS in IT or IT management and 4 years direct experience or 7 years same experience.
  • Experience supporting Linux/Solaris OS server environments
  • Experience with installing, building, and problem resolution for Linux/Solaris based servers.
  • Experience managing and maintaining Linux/Solaris in a VMware environment.
  • RHEL Certification
  • Experience writing Linux scripts
  • CompTIA Security +

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.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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