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Sr Linux Server Administrator (Secret Clearance Required)

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Sr Linux Server Administrator (Secret Clearance Required)
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Linthicum,  MD
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Sr Linux Server Admin  

Linthicum, MD

Secret Clearance Required


Talent Orchard has been retained by DEI as their outsourced recruiting organization to manage their hiring process and we are searching for a Sr Linux Server Admin. In this role you will be working side by side with an application developer/systems engineer to design/build a secure RHEL 7 platform to house a custom application. Work involves utilizing subject matter expert level skills in Linux administration for requirements gathering, design, test, build and documentation towards building out a proof of concept system.  Would perform systems integration, interoperability and performance activities.


Required Qualifications:

• 15 years professional experience with a Bachelor's Degree in a technical related field; 13 years of experience with a Master's degree and 23 years of experience without a degree
• Secret Clearance required to start 
• DoD 8570 Certification - minimum Security+ required to start

• Subject Matter Expert with Linux administration
• Experience with Linux Kernel Compilation
• Experience with disassembling and modifying the Linux Kernel
• Experience in developing secure and hardened platforms
• Familiarity with NS, Apache, Squid, SVM, IPtables, Selinux, Radius, Cron, and TomCat
• PKE/PKI enabled on web servers
• Understanding DNSSEC
• Experience with DoD STIGs
• Backup and restoration services
• Red Hat Certification: (RHCSA, RHCE, RHCA, RHCVA) 


Additional Preferred Skills:

• Familiarity with Docker
• Experience with Firewall configurations
• Experience maintaining subversion repositories
• NAS/SAN experience
• Experience with Oracle on Linux
• Experience with configuring and maintaining VMware clusters, hosts and guests


Talent Orchard LLC is an SBA (8A), Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business, and Woman Business Enterprise Certified firm that provides the following services to clients in the commercial and public service sectors:

  •  Human Capital
  •  Professional Services
  •  Accounting/Audit Readiness
  •  Network/Cyber Security & IT Infrastructure
  • Software Development/Engineering

Established in 2010, Talent Orchard has an exceptional reputation, providing staffing solutions to time-sensitive, talent scarcity issues to deliver better talent management ROI.  Our specialty lies in the critical area of program talent acquisition and resource management, not in one narrow skillset, but across many areas of technical and functional delivery.

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