5 days old

Computer Science, Staff_Infrastructure Engrg

McLean, VA

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Seeking Jr. System Administrator role to support MITRE Labs compute environments. Grow your system administration skills by operating core infrastructure components. Perform Linux / Windows troubleshooting and configuration, account management, software installation and system monitoring support for dynamic lab environments. Interact and collaborate directly with senior-level IT system architects on new designs and processes. The ideal candidate will be highly energized by the opportunity to work on a world-class team designing and operating advanced server, network, Cloud, and Big Data analytics architectures in support of CPT labs. The candidate best suited for the position will thrive in a highly dynamic environment, easily performing limited independent work, as well as working comfortably in team settings.

Key Functions
Provision virtual machines and perform bare-metal OS installations with CentOS Linux / Windows
Lab customer and end user support
Add, remove, and modify local and centralized user accounts/identities
Acknowledge, categorize, and provide basic triage for incoming tickets
Physical configuration support on lab floors: rearrange lab consoles, workstations, cabling
Provide data center operations support: server tagging and racking, network patching and cable management
Update property and data center management systems
Monitor compute systems (up/down, threshold) and network resources and perform basic troubleshooting
Provide basic Linux / Windows OS support: user environments, dotfiles, X/Wayland configs, ssh, routing yum installs/updates
Ensure on-site and remote backup and restore systems are operational

1 -2 years experience, Candidate should have experience with some of the following technologies: Windows / Red Hat Enterprise Linux / CentOS 5/6/7, Shell, Perl and/or Python scripting, general system administrations tasks
Microsoft Windows Certifications such as MTA, MCSA, or MCSE, Experience administering VMware ESX 6 instances of Linux and Windows hosts\VMs
Knowledge of FIPS-199, NIST SP800-53 rev.4, NIST SP800-171, and DISA STIGs are a plus
Suitability (Govt Background Investigation)
Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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