Linux Administrator in San Diego, CA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/19/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    San Diego, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Are you a skilled Linux Systems Administrator interested in a long-term contract opportunity?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our leading government integrator client in San Diego.

This is a contract to hire position. Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a United States Citizen with an active Secret clearance.

Responsibilities of the Linux Administrator:
  • Administer and troubleshoot virtualized Linux operating systems
  • Perform routine system audits and update as required
  • Identify and resolve performance and security issues
  • Harden servers in compliance with DISA STIGs
  • Write, test, and manage scripts and utilities for automation
Requirements of the Linux Administrator:
  • At least 4 years of Linux systems experience
  • Experience with Red Hat VM environment
  • IAT Level II (one of the following):
    • Security+ CE
    • GSEC
    • SCNP
    • SSCP
  • Linux certification (one of the following):
    • Linux +
    • LPIC-2: Advanced Level Linux Professional
    • LPIC-3 :Senior Level Linux Professional
    • RHCE:   Red Hat Certified Engineer
    • RHCSA: Red Hat Certified System Administrator
    • RHCDS: Red Hat Certified Data Center Specialist
Keywords: Linux Administrator, IAT Level II, Security+, Linux+, Secret Clearance

Job ID: 337798

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 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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