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Sr Systems Administrator in Las Cruces at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 5/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Las Cruces
  • Job Type:
    Admin - Clerical
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/8/2018
  • Job ID:
    2018-40772

Job Description

Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems.

1. Manages the functionality and efficiency of a group of computers running on one or more operating systems.

2. Maintains the integrity and security of servers and systems.

3. Sets up administrator and service accounts.

4. Maintains system documentation

5. Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.

6. Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.

7. Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.

8. May program in an administrative language.

9. Develops and implements testing strategies and document results.

10. Provides advice and training to end-users.

11. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff members.

12. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies as assigned.

13. Participates in special projects as required.

Job Requirements

5-8 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.

Required Skills/Experience: 

  • Secret clearance
  • Bachelors in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related.
  • 4-6 years of progressive Red Hat Linux experience
  • A current CompTIA Security+ certification.
  • Linux Based (Red Hat, Linux+) certification 
  • Experience on with LINUX-based desktop Operating Systems.
  • An ability to work from command line / terminal basis.
  • Current Linux based certification (Red Hat, Linux+).
  • Network experience, to include classified environments.
  • A proven ability to multi-task.

Desired Skills & Certifications:

  • Experience with IAVM process.
  • Experience in troubleshooting connectivity issues and hardware support.
  • Red Hat Certified Environment.
  • Remote and deskside support.
  • Package development (software, scripts, script modification) as needed.
  • VMware Certifications (vSphere, RHEV preferred).
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For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.



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