Unix Administrator

Location: Quantico, VA
Date Posted: 10-18-2017
About Seneca Resources:
Seneca Resources is client driven provider of strategic Information Technology consulting services and Workforce Solutions to government and industry.  Seneca Resources is a leading IT services provider with offices in Reston and Richmond, Virginia and Birmingham, Alabama that service clients throughout the United States.  The key to our success lies within our strong corporate culture which drives our business.  We challenge our staff through engaging work, and we reward our staff through competitive compensation, extensive professional training, and excellent opportunities for career advancement.  In turn, we look for only the best and brightest to join our team.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.
Position Title: Unix Administrator
Type: Direct-Hire
Location: Quantico, VA
Clearance: Top Secret

This position is part of the IT Technology Operations division within the NCIS ITD organization and performs the following responsibilities/functions: 
  • Daily systems administration, monitoring, and system maintenance on Linux/UNIX OS
  • Performs software upgrades, patch installs, firmware upgrades then test for functionality on a periodic basis.
  • Diagnosis and troubleshoot problems related to the OS, hardware, network, and related software
  • Daily written and oral communications with coworkers and leadership
  • Continual attention to periodic SCAP and STIG requirements needed to harden the servers
  • Troubleshoot and configure servers in a virtual environment using Vsphere
  • Create scripts in various shells to automate daily and periodic tasks.
  • Document work for leadership, update/create Standard Operating Procedures, and brief staff and customers various tasks
  • Puppet and Sensu experience preferred
  • Years of Experience: Minimum 7 years in network/systems administration
  • Required Education: Bachelors (May be substituted for additional years of experience)
  • Experience in the following is required:
    • Administering, optimizing, and configuring UNIX and Linux servers
    • Creating and configuring new servers in a virtual environment
    • Working knowledge of Oracle databases, NetApp, and/or Middleware
    • Improving system operations and functionality, monitoring and optimization of the servers
  • Requires current DoD 8570 - IAT Level II (GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP, or CCNA-Security)
  • Fully adjudicated active Top Secret clearance is required to start, must be eligible to obtain SCI-level adjudication
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