Principal Systems Administrator in Glenarden, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/8/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Glenarden, MD
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Are you a dedicated Systems Administrator, excited to work on mission-critical systems?

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

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

Responsibilities of the Principal Systems Administrator:
  • Support senior-level Linux/Unix system administration tasks
  • Identify and implement system and process improvements
  • Develop and implement strategy and design for multiple systems and operating environments
Requirements of the Principal Systems Administrator:
  • Bachelor's degree and at least 9 years of experience
  • Linux/Unix and Windows OS system administration experience
  • VMware ESXi hypervisors 
  • Perl/Bash/Python scripting
  • TCP/IP and network protocols
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Strong multitasking skills
  • Ability to support on call rotation
Keywords: Principal Systems Administrator, Linux, Unix, Windows, VMware, Secret Clearance

Job ID: 347841

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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