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Secret Cleared Linux Administrator in San Diego, CA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/15/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    San Diego, CA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

We are looking for a candidate to support Linux servers and Windows 10 clients on both classified and unclassified networks supporting a U.S. Government Customer.

The selected candidate will need an ACTIVE Secret Clearance to be considered for the opportunity and will be primarily responsible for administration of a Linux environment maintaining user accounts, operating system patching, security scanning, and troubleshooting hardware failures.

Specific job duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Administer Linux servers in a Windows 10 environment
  • Support Linux system hardening in accordance with regulatory requirements
  • Manage backup system configuration and operations
  • Resolve issues of hardware and software incompatibility 

Requirements of the Secret Cleared Linux Administrator:

  • At least 5 years of experience
  • Experience with CentOS and/or Ubuntu
  • One of the following certifications:
    • Security+ CE
    • GIAC Security Essentials Certification (GSEC)
    • Security Certified Network Professional (SCNP)
    • System Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
    • Red Hat Certified Datacenter Specialist (RHCDS)
    • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
    • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)
    • Linux+
    • Advanced Level Linux Professional (LPIC-2)
    • Senior Level Linux Professional (LPIC-3)

Job ID: 319215

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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