Linux System Administrator - TS - Mid Level

Location: Washington, DC
Date Posted: 04-06-2018
Visual Soft, Inc is seeking qualified  candidates (US Citizens  with active ACTIVE TOP SECRET clearance - a requirement on its  sub contract with work share on a Project with a Major Prime)  for the following position for a federal agency.
Title: System Administrator  - Mid Level  - Active TS required
Compensation: to max of $140k/yr based on experience, qualifications and certifications with std benefits
Clearance: Active TOP SECRET required
# of Positions: ONE position available
LOCATION: Washington, DC (onsite work, no remote work allowed)

  • Administer Linux and Unix operating systems and provisioning applications
  • Experience or willingness to learn and Administer Big Data environments such as Hadoop and Accumulo and provisioning software
  • Administer VMWare hypervisor environment and provisioning software
  • Administer storage platforms which provision the environment
  • Evaluate system problems of workflow, organization, and planning and develops appropriate corrective action; Perform quality control of processes and products produced
  • Assist in the formulation of technical strategies and processes for administered systems
  • Write, interpret and analyze technical documentation related to system administration
  • Provide consulting support, if requested, to working groups (both internal and external) and committees as substantive authority in subject area.
  • 5-6 years of system administration experience
  • Experience with or willingness to learn:
    • Linux and Unix operating systems and provisioning applications;
    • Big Data environments such as Hadoop and Accumulo and provisioning software;
    • VMWare hypervisor environment and provisioning software;
    • Administer storage platforms which provision the environment;
  • Multiple System certifications in provisioning technologies such as RedHat, Linux+, Security+ DESIRED
  • Implementation of Government-wide system design;
  • and extensive knowledge and experience in the implementation of information technology equipment and service
  • Extensive knowledge of methodology, federal information system policies (e.g. NIST 800.53, FISMA, Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) configuration management)
Government Requirements
Clearance - must have an Active TOP SECRET clearance and undergo background investigation and a drug test
Citizenship - Must be a US Citizen

Our standard benefits include: Our standard benefits include 3 weeks of Paid time off (PTO that includes sick leave). Any unused PTO will be issued as a check at the end of an employee's anniversary with us. we also provide 2 floating and 8 public holidays. Floating and holidays expire at the end of every year of service of an employee. In addition, company will cover 50% of health and dental insurances only for all full time employees, however, dependents can be added at extra cost. Employee's health and dental coverage becomes effective after 30 days or first of the month after an employee completes initial 30 working days, we cover 50% for the employee's health and dental insurances. An employee has to finish all of your paper work for health and dental in the first 30 days of your employment with us. We provide STD, LTD and one time salary equivalent of life insurance at NO cost to all full time employees. All full time employees or w-2 employees with no benefits will be eligible to participate in company's 401k program after 90 days of employment with a company match of 4%, immediate vesting.  In addition,  all w-2 employees are eligible to be part of company's profit sharing, no employee contributions required.
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