RESPONSIBILITIES Kforce has a client in search of a Senior Linux Systems Administrator in Boulder, Colorado (CO). Duties Include Interface with internal customers, program security, and management teams in planning for, deploying, maintaining, and troubleshooting services and systems Install, maintain, and support multiple Linux-based servers on physical and virtual platforms in support of program initiatives Execute troubleshooting skills to address stability objectives both reactively and proactively Maintain a secure computing environment, including adherence to backup schedules, patching, virus updates, and regular security scanning and remediation Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units and the Company Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment Perform other duties as necessary REQUIREMENTS BS in Information Technology or a related technical field plus 8 or more years of related experience is required Each higher-level related degree, (i.e., Master's Degree or Ph.D.), may substitute for two years of experience Two years of related experience may be substituted for each year of education Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education Must have certifications meeting DoD 8570 compliance Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information Expertise in Deploy, configure, and maintain RHEL and CentOS Linux systems Install and update Software packages from Repositories or local file system Manage local users and groups and with active directory integration Configure and manage services Manage and Configure SELinux and Firewalld Secure physical and virtual machines to DISA STIG requirements Linux Troubleshooting Must have strong documentation skills, organization skills, and the ability to interact with team members cross-functionally Must have strong verbal and written communication skills Strong organization and project managementproject coordination skills Preferred RHCSA Certified Preferred Experience in Scripting Languages (Python, Ruby, Bash), Red Hat Satellite, Red Hat IdM, Red Hat Ansible Automation, Database Applications, Docker, VMware Virtualization Products, Real Time Kernels, MacAfee Antivirus, and VEEAM Kforce is an Equal OpportunityAffirmative 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. Associated topics: equipment, http, infrastructure, ip, maintenance, router, server, system administrator, system center configuration manager, system center operations manager
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