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Systems Administrator III

South Charleston, WV 25303
Business Group Highlights

Civilian, State and Local

Perspectas Civilian, State and Local segment partners with the U.S. Federal Civilian State and Local governments to provide infrastructure services, business solutions, and digital transformation services that help them achieve policy objectives and integrate citizen-centric services.

Responsibilities

Systems Administrator III
We are currently seeking an experienced Linux System Administrator.
This position will handle a variety of responsibilities including: configuring, monitoring and
maintaining RedHat Linux operating systems in a dynamic, virtualized environment.
A successful candidate will ensure that all servers operate at optimum levels.
The candidate must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Should be comfortable working in a team environment and willing to work flexible hours.
On-call and after hours support is a requirement of this position.
Additional job requirements include: Responsibilities:
- Experienced in large scale Production Support Server Environment
- Handling Data Center Operations with

- Handling escalated incidents or high critical tickets
- Predicting Risk/Impact and Participating in Major Changes
- Reporting, Performance and Capacity Planning
- Able to work with Venders and Developers to implement application requirements
- Technical Transition & Documentation skills
- Design, Migration and upgrading of existing infrastructure
Education and Experience Required:
7+ years of professional experience and a Bachelor of Arts/Science or equivalent degree in computer
science or related area of study; without a degree, three additional years of relevant professional
experience (8+ years in total).
RHCSA certification required. Knowledge and Skills Required:
- Has sufficient depth and breadth of
technical knowledge to be individually responsible for the design and scope of deliverables within
a field of expertise.
- Has ability to perform/drive resolution of problems on combinations and interactions of products.
Ability to apply technology and consulting to solve a client business problem.
- Able to communicate and present complex issues with assurance and confidence. Demonstrates the
use of consulting skills including: questioning, listening, ideas development, permission and
rapport, and influencing.
- Ability to conduct/lead oral status/technical interchange meetings with client.
- Ability to translate technical details into concise and easy to understand written form. Ability
to write relevant components of a proposal document (e.g. answer specific RFP questions).
Ability to translate verbal requirements face to face client meetings into requirements documents,
statements of work, and proposals.
- Able to discuss (within own area of expertise) requirements with a customer, and to challenge and
clarify when appropriate. From the requirements: able to develop a high level design or plan, and
then estimate the amount of effort engagement owner about the risks associated with this work package.
- Ability to work with a team to provide written responses to technical proposals and/or reports documentation for delivery.
- Must be able to work some nights and weekends and function in an on-call role on a rotational basis.
- Strong technical competencies
- Excellent organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and contribute independently with minimal supervision
Must haves:
- Ability to administer Linux Infrastructure
- Strong knowledge on troubleshooting skills of Linux/UNIX
- Strong knowledge on Linux/UNIX management tools
- Knowledge on Remote system administration
- Troubleshooting the incidents & problems reported on the servers
- Provide the root cause analysis on the major incidents/problems
- To carry out the scheduled activities like Daily Checklists, Server reboot, etc.
- Monitoring of logs and alerts
- Patch management and Antivirus management
- H/W Troubleshooting & Vendor coordination
- Firmware & BIOS Upgrade
- Understanding of capacity planning, performance monitoring & tuning
- Should have scripting knowledge for scripted installs, comfortable with using Virtual Center.
- Strong knowledge on Storage & Networking concepts
- Contribute to internal knowledge management system
- Experience with VMware is preferred
- Experience with Red Hat Satellite
- Experience with Cl/CD tools and Automations tools such as Ansible is preferred
- Experience with Gitlab and Jenkins will be a plus
- Knowledge on any monitoring tools like HP Server Automation (HPSA), New Relic, Site Scope, HP BMC will be a plus
- PowerShell/PowerCLI Scripting will be a plus
Knowledge and Skills Required:
- Has sufficient depth and breadth of responsible for the design and scope of deliverables within a field of expertise.
- Has ability to perform/drive resolution of problems on combinations and interactions of products.
- Ability to apply technology and consulting to solve a client business problem.
- Able to communicate and present complex issues with assurance and confidence. Demonstrates the
use of consulting skills including: questioning, listening, ideas development, permission and rapport, and influencing.
- Ability to conduct/lead oral status/technical interchange meetings with client.
- Ability to translate technical details into concise and easy to understand written form. Ability
to write relevant components of a proposal document (e.g. answer specific RFP questions).
Ability to translate verbal requirements face to face client meetings into requirements documents,
statements of work, and proposals.
- Able to discuss (within own area of expertise) requirements with a customer, and to challenge and
clarify when appropriate. From the requirements: able to develop a high level design or plan, and
then estimate the amount of effort required to deliver. Able to advise the engagement owner about
the risks associated with this work package.
- Ability to work with a team to provide written responses to technical proposals and/or reports
documentation for delivery.
- Must be able to work some nights and weekends and function in an on-call role on a rotational basis.
- Strong technical competencies
- Excellent organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and contribute independently with minimal supervision
Must haves:
- Ability to administer Linux Infrastructure
- Strong knowledge on troubleshooting skills of Linux/UNIX
- Strong knowledge on Linux/UNIX management tools
- Knowledge on Remote system administration
- Troubleshooting the incidents & problems reported on the servers
- Provide the root cause analysis on the major incidents/problems like Daily Checklists, Server reboot, etc.
- Monitoring of logs and alerts
- Patch management and Antivirus management
- H/W Troubleshooting & Vendor coordination
- Firmware & BIOS Upgrade
- Understanding of capacity planning, performance monitoring & tuning
- Should have scripting knowledge for scripted installs, comfortable with using Virtual Center.
- Strong knowledge on Storage & Networking concepts
- Contribute to internal knowledge management system
- Experience with VMware is preferred
- Experience with Cl/CD tools and Automations tools such as Ansible is preferred
- Experience with Apache will be a plus
- Experience with Weblogic and jBoss will be a plus
- Knowledge on any monitoring tools like HP Server Automation (HPSA), New Relic, Site Scope, HP BMC will be a plus
- PowerShell/PowerCLI Scripting will be a plus
Must be a US Citizen and able to obtain a public trust security clearance.
Position must be filled at Charleston, WV location due to use of HUD client network.

Qualifications

5+ years of professional experience and a Bachelor of Arts/Science or equivalent degree in computer
science or related area of study; without a degree, three additional years of relevant professional
experience (8+ years in total).
RHCSA certification required.

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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