Senior Systems Administrator in Glenarden, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/13/2020

Job Snapshot

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

Job Description

Do you have expansive experience as a Systems Administrator - particularly for Linux and Unix operating systems?

Are you interested in working for a highly regarded federal government integrator to support mission-critical objectives?

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

This is a contract to hire opportunity. Applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis and convert to FTE following contract duration. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Requirements of the Senior Systems Administrator:
  • Bachelor's degree and 14 years of experience; or,Master's degree and 12 years of experience; or,PhD and 9 years of experience
  • Experience with Linux/Unix operating system administration; scripting experience with Perl, Bash, Python, etc.
  • Excellent knowledge of networking protocols: DNS, SSH, LDAP, SMTP, SNMP, ICMP
  • Experience with system monitoring tools such as Nagios and VMware ESXi hypervisors
  • Motivated self starter with excellent communication skills
  • Participate in rotating on call support
Keywords: Senior Systems Administrator, Linux, Unix, Python, Nagios

Job ID: 334587

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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