Linux Systems Administrator in Fort Belvoir, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/20/2020

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Job Description

Are you a skilled Linux Systems Administrator interested in supporting a key federal agency?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in Fort Belvoir.

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

Responsibilities of the Linux Systems Administrator:
  • Ensure highly available, reliable, and compliant systems
  • Identify high level requirements and present options to meet requirements
  • Evaluate existing and new software products for quality assurance review
  • Provide advice and training to end users
Requirements of the Linux Systems Administrator:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline
  • IAT Level II certification required and experience with DISA STIG guides
  • At least 3 years of experience as a Systems Administrator
  • Experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
  • Ability to operate and maintain physical and virtualized Linux OS
  • Skilled in account management, system patching, system tuning, backup and recovery
  • Ability to troubleshoot database problems, failures, and performance issues
  • Excellent documentation, troubleshooting, and creative problem-solving skills
  • Strong collaboration and teamwork ability
Keywords: Linux Systems Administrator, SysAdmin, DISA STIG, RHEL, Top Secret Clearance

Job ID: 337205

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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