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Linux Engineer in Washington, DC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 4/8/2019

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Job Description

We have a wonderful opportunity for a Linux Engineer with our industry-leading security client.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with an active Public Trust Clearance, Level 2.

Responsibilities of the Linux Engineer:

  • Analyze cyber security vulnerability scan reports and apply vendor patches
  • Provide changes and respond to outage resolution requests promptly
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues that may require you to be on-site during off hours
  • Implement and maintain PKI infrastructures, server certificates, and secure DNS
  • Install and maintain Red Hat Linux Server OS and Linux applications and services

Requirements of the Linux Engineer:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • At least 8 years of relevant experience with one or more structured programming languages
  • At least 5 years of experience implementing and maintaining PKI infrastructures and secure DNS
  • At least 3 years of experience in system administration, including administering RHEL and Amazon Web Services Cloud
  • Ability to effectively deploy, manage, and operate AWS platform
  • AWS Certified DevOps Engineer Professional preferred
  • RHCE version 6 or 7 preferred

Keywords: Linux Engineer, RHEL, Amazon Web Services Cloud, AWS, RHCE, Cyber Security, Clearance Job, Active Public Trust Clearance

Job ID: 317914

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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