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System Administrator in Lexington, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/8/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Lexington, MA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a System Administrator with our industry-leading client in Lexington.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the System Administrator:

  • Installing new desktop and server infrastructure. 
  • Applying DoD security controls to operating systems and applications. 
  • Patching and Maintaining IT infrastructure. 
  • Maintaining documentation on wiki. 
  • Providing desktop support for research staff.

Requirements of the System Administrator:

  • MS OR BS, at least one certification and 8+ years of applicable experience
  • Classified programs require DoD 8570 certification (Security+ CE, CISSP, or similar Desired Certifications: RedHat RHCE or RHCSA, VMware VCP, AWS Certified Solutions Architect
  • Expertise with Linux, VMware vSphere, Docker, Microsoft Server
  • Knowledge of storage hardware (iSCSI, NFS, Samba), and networking, scripting/automation (ansible, puppet, bash, PowerShell, PowerCLI)
  • Preferred skills:
    • Databases (PostgreSQL, mySQL, MongoDB), web servers (Apache, nginx)

Keywords: System Administrator, SQL, DoD, Security, Linux, VMware

Job ID: 318974

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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