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Senior System Administrator

Greenbelt, MD

Job Type: Contract To Hire
Job Id : 310985
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Position Summary

Our client is a premier technology integrator with approximately 33,000 employees worldwide. With a strong commitment to supporting programs of national importance, our client is able to help solve our country’s most significant problems. They are currently looking for a Senior System Administrator to join their incredible team.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with an interim or active Secret Clearance.

This position has a great benefit package that includes Medical, Dental and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance for those who qualify.

Responsibilities of the Senior System Administrator:

  • Provide Linux/Unix system administration tasks, including support, maintenance, software installation, and troubleshooting
  • Identify opportunities for improvement; recommend hardware and software solutions; implement solutions
  • Mentor less experienced system administration staff

Requirements of the Senior System Administrator:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline and at least 9 years of experience; or, high school diploma and at least 15 years of experience
  • Experience with Linux/Unix system administration, Windows system administration, and Perl/Bash/Python scripting
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP and network protocols (DNS, SSH, LDAP)
  • Experience with HP Open View and HP Network Node Manager
  • Experience with VMware ESXi hypervisors
  • Motivated self-starter with excellent analytical and communication skills

Keywords: Senior System Administrator, Linux, Unix, Windows, Perl, Bash, Python, TCP/IP, DNS, SSH, LDAP, HP Open View, HP NNM, VMware ESXi Hypervisors

Job ID: 310985

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.

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