Linux/Windows Systems Administrator in West McLean, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/7/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/7/2019

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Linux/Windows Systems Administrator with our industry-leading client in Gettysburg.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with the ability to obtain a Top Secret Clearance. We offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Linux/Windows Systems Administrator:

  • Provide network and infrastructure management and operations support, tracking all work in FCC's ITSM system
  • Responsible for preventative and corrective maintenance within Sensitive Compartmented Information Facilities (SCIFs)
  • Perform routine operational maintenance for the HFDF facility at least once a week during its normal business hours unless otherwise coordinated with the HFDF director in advance to change the weekly schedule or hours of Contractor performance
  • Implement and maintain the approved SOPs for HFDF Center Support
  • Coordinate with the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and other security personnel as per FCC policy and procedures
  • Manage and support firewalls (internal and external) located in Gettysburg, DC, and Cloud Services (i.e. Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, and others). Includes creating, modifying rules, upgrading, and troubleshooting issues
  • Manage and support Network Access Control (NAC) across HQ and Gettysburg. Work closely with NSOC and other teams on supporting and updating services.
  • Deploy security patches in accordance with FCC patching guidelines and within required and approved time frames
  • Attend vulnerability and plan of action and milestones (POAM) meetings and remediating vulnerabilities and POAMs that are assigned to the team
  • Assist with the operation and maintenance of security tools (e.g., Tanium, Splunk, etc.) (OS and below only)
  • Coordinate with the security team to clearly define the security and O&M functions of security tools (e.g., Firewalls, FireEye, Bluecoat, IronPort, etc.)

Requirements of the Linux/Windows Systems Administrator:

  • Bachelor's in Information Technology or relevant area
  • 3-5 Years Relevant experience
  • Experience provisioning, configuring and managing Windows and Linux systems in a VMWare environment
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator

Keywords: Linux, Windows, Systems Administrator, System Administration, Red Hat, FCC, NAC

Job ID: 317911

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 http://www.eliassen.com.

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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