CACI International Infrastructure - Linux Engineering in Herndon, Virginia

Job Description

What You’ll Get to Do:

Experienced Systems Engineer and Administrator to provide Linux engineering, software integration, and Tier 3 administration in the context of an automated Cloud provisioning environment.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Perform systems administration, maintenance, and engineering in multiple large enterprise server environments (Linux, Red Hat, CentOS).

  • Provide technical guidance in software engineering techniques and automated support tools.

  • Analyze functional business applications and design specifications for functional activities.

  • Prepare required documentation, including both program-level and user-level documentation.

  • Assist in establishing standards for information systems procedures.

  • Provide operational pager/phone duty support.

  • Complete day-to-day Operations & Maintenance tasks.

  • Perform operating system software updates, upgrades, and patches.

  • Perform technical evaluations, analysis, and troubleshooting for all supported servers in response to Help Desk tickets including, server failures, full systems outages, and troubleshooting.

  • Assist in server maintenance and special projects, during extended work hours.

  • Attend TEMs to discuss and agree upon MOAs, ensuring MOA is within scope of supporting teams’ work.

  • Support customer in the development and maintenance of systems baseline.

  • Assess server loads and work with Technical Leads on developing tuning recommendations.

  • Additional duties as assigned.

Required Skills:

  • Typically requires bachelor’s degree or equivalent and 8+ years of related experience.

  • In depth experience with Linux and Red Hat

  • Ability to provide expert system administration duties and maintenance tasks

  • Experience with provisioning tools

  • Tech savvy and excellent communication skills

  • Must be able to maintain TS/SCI w/poly security clearance

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Puppet

  • Python

  • PHP

  • Job-related experience/high level proficiency in the following: Linux, provisioning tools, Centrify

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • 12 Years of job related experience and High School/GED diploma

  • 10 Years of job related experience and Associate degree

  • 8 Years of job related experience and Bachelor’s degree

  • 6 Years of job related experience and Master’s degree

  • 4 Years of job related experience and Doctorate

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.