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Jacobs Senior Linux System Administrator IRES - SAFB in Schriever AFB, Colorado

Senior Linux System Administrator IRES - SAFB


Description of Duties:

The Senior Linux System Administrator supportsthe Missile Defense Agency (MDA) on the Integrated Research and Development forEnterprise Solutions (IRES) contract. The candidate will:

  • Build, configure,upgrade and deploy physical and virtual servers using developer-providedbaseline install instructions, drawings and associated documentation

  • Apply critical-thinkingand problem-solving skills to troubleshoot errors resulting from faultydocumentation and software and provides detailed problem analysis, resolutionand redlines to appropriate team leads and developers

  • Monitor and maintainssystems/servers on a daily basis using tools such as system/event logs as wellas physical walk-through's of racks and equipment, and ensures proper actionsare taken in a timely manner sustain constant readiness and operation tomeet mission requirements

  • Perform necessaryresearch to solve problems and utilizes recommended procedures, best practices,industry standards, SOPs, OIs and/or creates them as needed to effectivelytroubleshoot systems

  • Review and analyzesnecessary event and system logs to identify negative trends, behaviors anderrors and provides corrective action recommendations

  • Document non-baselinechanges, corrective actions, configurations, etc... in appropriate systems ofrecord

  • Provide technicaldirection and assistance to managers and team members for problem definition,analysis, requirement development and resolution for complex mission softwareand hardware

  • Coordinate,participates and collaborates with appropriate internal and external programand customer POCs on efforts to improve development of baseline products andprovides recommendations as needed

  • Perform off-hour andweekend duty as needed

This position will be filled atSchriever AFB, Colorado Springs, CO.

Thisposition will be posted for a minimum of 3 days. If a candidate has not beenselected at that time, it will continue to be posted until a suitable candidateis selected or the position is closed.

Resumes, in month andyear format, must be submitted with application in order to be considered for theposition. The selected candidate will beassigned as an employee for Jacobs or one of the following teammate companies:HX5, GCS, ERC, MEIT or Aerodyne.



Basic Requirements:

Must have one of the followingcombinations of education and experience: HS Diploma (or GED) and 10 years ofgeneral experience; Associate’s degree and 8 years of general experience;Bachelor’s degree and 6 years of general experience; Master’s degree and 4years of general experience.

  • Must have at least 6years of directly related experience

  • Must have experiencewith RHEL 6/7 basic and advanced commands

  • Must have experiencewith VMware 6.0 or higher to include building, configuring, deploying andtroubleshooting virtual machines

  • Must have a current DoDapproved 8570 Level II certification such as Security CE

  • Must have an active DoDSecret Security Clearance

Desired Requirements:

  • Basic or workingknowledge of NetApp appliances

  • Basic or workingknowledge of Ansible and/or Ansible Tower

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.

Job Information Technology

Primary Location United States-Colorado-Schriever AFB-20348-SHRV

Other Locations United States-Colorado-Colorado Springs

Job Type Experienced

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: ADV0000F0