Senior Linux Administrator - Second Shift

Clearance Level
None
Category
Functional Experts
Location
Not Applicable, Louisiana

REQ#: RQ51681

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Senior Linux Administrator joining our FDIC Infrastructure team in Arlington, VA. U.S. Citizenship and a background investigation is required; you must have a current clean financial background. (Though the position is second shift, the role requires flexibility to support issues or planned activities after hours, weekends and holidays as needed.)

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation [FDIC] mission is to preserve and promote public confidence in the U.S. financial systems by insuring deposits in banks and thrift institutions for up to $250,000; by identifying, monitoring, and addressing risks to the deposit insurance funds; and by limiting the effect on the account and the financial system when a bank or thrift institution fails. GDIT provides the day-to-day operational services to FDIC in support of infrastructure, facilities, hardware, software, and systems. GDIT supports operational security, client support/help desk, data center operations, asset management, and systems engineering service areas. The FDIC Enterprise network provides its employees with access to a plethora of cutting-edge technologies in the network field.

This position is part of the IT Operations Task area at FDIC program to perform the following responsibilities/functions:

This Senior Linux Administrator will work with their operations, applications and database teams to manage  the Linux environment and help automate it. This person will be responsible to assist migrating Solaris to RHEL 7 virtual servers and scripts to monitor, troubleshoot, automate, and deploy new systems. The ideal candidate will be strong with Linux, VMware, and an automation background. 

If you are looking to work in a fast paced environment with cutting edge tools, this is the role for you. This is a second shift direct hire position working with competitive compensation and benefits.

 Required Skills & Experience

  • QUALIFICATIONS:

    1) BS degree & 10 years (8 years specialized) OR
    Master's & 8 years (6 years specialized) OR
    No degree & 13 years (11 years specialized)

  • 3+ years of RHEL 7 Linux Administration
  • VMware
  • Automation
  • Bash Scripting

Desired Skills & Experience

  • IBM Big Fix
  • Red Hat Satellite 6
  • Ansible engine experience.
  • On call rotation experience
  • Solaris administration
  • BA/BS, and 10+ years experience or equivalent

What You Will Be Doing

Daily Responsibilities

  • 40% working Linux command line
  • 40% VMware (VSphere)
  • 20% Automation

GDIT CAREERS

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General Dynamics Information Technology 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.

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.