System Administrator in Lexington, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 9/13/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Lexington, MA
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Job Description

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

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with the ability to obtain a 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 System Administrator:

  • Install, customize and configure various systems
  • Support the software development teams in all aspects of a variety of development tools
  • Work in field test deployments
  • Collaborate across experienced teams to complete projects
  • Develop automated methods for setting up and maintaining system configurations, monitoring health of deployed systems, and performing security audits of deployed systems
  • Maintain compliance with all required Information Assurance requirements
  • Analyze and develop solutions for failures and outages and provide resolution

Requirements of the System Administrator:

  • BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, or equivalent discipline
  • At least 4 years of professional experience in an enterprise IT environment
  • Strong knowledge of Red Hat / CentOS variants of Linux
  • Able to quickly and effectively learn new technologies
  • Excellent team building, organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Proficient in multiple common scripting languages
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Windows desktop and server administration
  • Familiar with the architecture of x86-based computer hardware, and comfortable configuring, troubleshooting, and maintaining desktop and server-grade hardware
  • Strong knowledge of enterprise-grade networking, virtualization, storage, and backups

Keywords: System Administrator, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Linux, computer hardware

Job ID: 329290

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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