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Systems Engineering Lead


Data Systems Analysts, Inc (DSA)


Fort Belvoir, VA 22060

Data Systems Analysts, Inc. has an opening for a Linux Systems Engineer. This position is located in Charlottesville, VA. Be part of a dynamic winning team and grow your career with opportunities to expand your Linux Web Services expertise supporting our Military. If you like being challenged with the latest technologies this is the right position for you!
The employee will engineer and integrate enterprise Linux web systems on the Army's secure networks, and provide day-to-day support and maintenance. The employee will deploy new versions of the application web servers, and database packages on development, pre-production and production environments. The employee will provide advanced troubleshooting for UNIX/Linux Servers, and Apache and Tomcat instances, and daily operations support for an event monitoring test lab used for testing deployments and document all test findings.  The employee will integrate new software on the Army's JWICS network and identify issues before deployment.  The employee will maintain the existing Information Assurance Certification & Accreditation artifacts and systems administration documentation. Primary duties will be on-site at the NGIC.
The employee will manage scripts, procedures, and applications to secure, harden, and STIG the Linux Tomcat environment. The employee will manage web system integration and engineering to ensure that operating system, web server, associated data, and the resources necessary to support them provide maximum availability and performance for the systems.  The employee is responsible for ensuring adherence to appropriate security requirements. 
Current Security+ CE required

Required Qualifications:
8 years' experience administering Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6 / 7 servers. A B.S. in an information systems-related major may be substituted for 4 years' experience.
Experience providing systems engineering, architecture, and analysis support
Experience working with AWS or other cloud based services
Experience Supporting, Integrating, and troubleshooting open source and commercial applications
Experience with backups and restoration, user support, and documentation
Experience with VMWare ESX/ESXI virtualization
Experience building, deploying, and maintaining Tomcat, Apache, and JBOSS web servers.
Experience with Puppet, bash, or other scripting languages
Familiarity with Linux audit settings and collection
Familiarity with Single Sign On technologies
Proficiency with Shibboleth, PKI, and LDAP technologies
Recommended Qualifications:
Proficiency in SQL and database connectivity
Experience in DevOps disciplines
Certifications relevant to Linux systems administration/engineering
Founded in 1963, Data Systems Analysts, Inc. (DSA) has been providing Defense and Federal Government customers' business-driven Information Technology and consulting solutions and services for more than 50 years. DSA's people excel in helping our customers achieve sensitive, mission-critical business goals and objectives. DSA is a 100 percent employee-owned company: every employee has a stake in the success of our company and our customers.
Our culture embraces training and development opportunities that include leadership programs, employee networks, continued education, and much more. We recognize that building expertise in your profession benefits everyone, and our leadership training programs help employees better manage their projects, inspire coworkers and customers to action, and reinforce DSA's guiding principles since 1963.
We also value the unique combination of skills, abilities, aspirations, and backgrounds of every individual — our diversity makes us stronger. We are 100 percent employee-owned through an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).

DSA employees receive customizable benefits that are highly competitive in each local market:
·         Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
·         Employer-paid AD&D insurance and disability coverage
·         Health saving/flexible spending accounts
·         Paid leave
·         Flexible hours when available
·         Wellness programs and health initiatives
·         Monthly town hall meetings
·         Tuition reimbursement
·         Training opportunities
·         Retirement savings plan
·         Employee stock ownership
·         Team dinner dates that include spouses and the executive team
·         Corporate partner purchasing program
·         Free virtual medical care
·         Healthcare navigation assistance
·         Family events
·         Discount prescription programs where offered
·         Employee rewards and gift card programs
·         Recognition and Milestone Awards
·         Company store for corporate logo merchandise
·         Access to industry tradeshows and conferences
·         Microsoft Gold and Silver Partnership advantages

DSA provides equal employment opportunity for employees and applicants without regard to an individual's protected status; race/ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, pregnancy/childbirth or related condition, religion, creed, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other protected status. 

DSA will provide necessary reasonable accommodation to ensure that an individual with a disability who is not able to fully utilize DSA's online job application system is provided with equal opportunity to apply and be considered for all jobs.  If you need an accommodation to complete the application process, please email or call 1-877-422-4372.
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Top Secret/SCI
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IT - Software
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