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System Administrator

Lexington, MA

Job Type: Contract
Job Id : 303568
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Position Summary

Our client is seeking a System Administrator to join their team.

This is a long term contract opportunity with a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

What You'll Do:

  • Implement and manage cyber security tools as directed
  • Troubleshoot technical issues in servers, network and storage
  • Support systems and infrastructure in various environments, including some software development and deployment of real-time radar and optics sensor applications
  • Manage Linux systems using automation tools
  • Hypervisor support in VMware, VDI, environment

Who You Are:

  • Bachelor's degree; or, Associate's degree and one certification 
  • At least 5 years of applicable experience
  • Significant knowledge and experience in Linux System Administration (Red Hat / CentOS preferred)
  • Linux scripting (Bash, Python, Perl, etc.)
  • Knowledge of network principles 
  • Experience with VMware/VDI 
  • Possess/willing to obtain: Security+, Linux+, Network+, Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC), Cross Domain Solutions (CDS) Training, e.g. Radiant Mercury, Data Diode, OWL

Job ID: 303568

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Don’t miss out on our referral program! If we hire a candidate that you refer us to then you can be eligible for a $1,000 referral check!

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