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Secret Cleared - RHEL System Administrator (1359)

Location : Arlington, VA
Job Type : Temp/Contract to Direct
Reference Code : 5219
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 5+
Required Education : Bachelor's Degree
Travel : No
Relocation : No
Job Category : IT Server Administration

Job Description :

Job Title Secret Cleared - RHEL System Administrator (1359)
Location Arlington, VA
Job Number 1359/5219
Residency US Citizens Only
Clearance Active Secret
Duration 12-15 Month Contract
Pay Rate $72.25 per hour
Per diem Yes split available
Overtime Straight Time for Overtime
Shifts Regular shift 5x40
Notes Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Our client is seeking a Secret Cleared - RHEL System Administrator with network engineering skills to install, configure, and maintain air-gapped computer systems, peripheral equipment, and network devices in a lab environment. The qualified candidate will work in classified and unclassified environments with program staff and sponsors to ensure equipment and networks are properly configured and available to support an R&D lab environment. The candidate will also perform regular maintenance and operation of equipment as necessary (e.g., account creation, backups, failed hardware replacement, cabling, software and OS updates, STIGs, etc.). In addition, the candidate will assist users with routine troubleshooting of computer, peripheral, and network equipment issues not addressed by IT services. 


Required Skills

*5+ years of RHEL administration experience running RHEL 7 and 8

*Experience with typical RHEL admin and troubleshooting tools

*Experience with Ubuntu, and/or Debian

*Experience installing and using Red Hat OpenShift

*Experience installing and maintaining, Sonatype Nexus, yum, FreeIPA, and Docker registries.

*Network configuration, administration, troubleshooting, and maintenance experience

*CompTIA Security+ certification or equivalent (or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire)

*Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or other technical discipline.


Desired Skills

*ISC2 CISSP or equivalent certifications

*CompTIA Linux+ or equivalent certifications

*Windows system administration experience.

*Experience managing large, virtualized networks and test beds.


*Five Medical plans to choose from

*Optical and dental offers

*Direct deposit payroll

*Overtime following applicable state and federal laws.

*Per diem may be available for out-of-town contractors.


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