Job Details

Unix Administrator


Apex Systems, Inc.


Crystal City, VA 22202

Position Description:

This position is for a UNIX Systems Administrator with 5+ years’ experience to build and maintain a growing RedHat Enterprise Linux 6/Solaris environment that supports database and SAP applications. This position will work with the existing UNIX team and the ERP team to manage, maintain, deploy, troubleshoot and support servers for a mixed customer environment.

This position will assist with implementing new system hardware and software, and provide input for developing local operating procedures and policies as needed. This position will need to be adept at monitoring the ongoing operation of the servers and providing utilization reports to identify problems and corrective actions as needed.

Required skills:

Knowledge of Host Based Security System (HBSS), Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 administration, shell scripting, networking concepts (VLANs, routing, firewalls, subnetting)
Familiarity with server virtualization technologies (e.g. VMware), SAN/storage concepts (LUNs, HBAs), logical volume management and NFS
Working knowledge of OS security best practices
Experience with the Secure Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) process
Experience configuring/managing/updating large groups of servers.

Desired skills: Familiarity with Solaris, and clustering technologies such as Oracle RAC and VCS.
Post Date:
Minimum Clearance:
Secret - Interim Secret or Above OK
Minimum Experience Required:
5+ yrs experience
Job Category:
IT - Hardware
$125,000 - $150,000 annual salary
$50 - $75 hourly wage
Referral Bonus Comments:
$500 Referral Bonus Offered for this Project
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