Senior UNIX Engineer - Hosting Services

Clearance Level
None
Category
Systems Engineering
Locations
Falls Church, Virginia
Raleigh, North Carolina

REQ#: RQ66837

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

Opportunity for an experienced Senior UNIX Engineer to join an IT Operations Project for a federal government system. The candidate will provide UNIX engineering design, configuration, and installation support for large enterprise UNIX environment hosted on premise and in the cloud.  

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Configure and install UNIX systems supporting various Linux and UNIX operating systems in a virtualized environment.
  • Set up configurations for applications and services hosted on UNIX & Linux environment
  • Configure availability services and develop scripts and packages
  • Support patching and build standard images
  • Lead and guide the work of junior technical staff. Serve as liaison between PM and technical staff in all aspects of projects. Plan project stages and assess business implications for each stage.
  • Fully engaged in the implementation of a DevOps system framework.
  • Responsible for  operational availability of all the systems hosted on the infrastructure
  • Support  planning  and building windows infrastructure supporting COOP & DR plans
  • Support information assurance process in a technical role by complying with technical controls, technical checklists etc.,
  • Assist and mentor junior members on the team

Required Education and Experience

  • 10 years of analysis related to design, development, and integration of hardware and software to support large scale Unix environments with virtualization including RedHat, CentOS, and SPARC Solaris
  • 10 years’ experience testing large scale UNIX and virtual environments.
  • Experience performing a variety of engineering and operational related assignments associated with SAN, NAS and Storage operations, backup operations, and virtualization software (VMware’s vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V on a set of enterprise-level IT systems.
  • 10 years’ experience writing scripts with a scripting language, with knowledge of ANSIBLE
  • Familiarity with DevOps and ITIL processes
  • Experienced in AWS, AZURE, Google Cloud Services, and other Cloud environments

Conditions

  • Candidate must be an US citizen able to obtain DHS Public Trust clearance and USCIS EOD to start work

This is position is not funded.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.