Associate Systems Administrator - UNIX

Location: Ft. Huachuca, AZ
Date Posted: 01-08-2018
Job Title:                    Associate Systems Administrator - UNIX
Job Location:             Fort Huachuca, AZ
Salary:                        Competitive, Depends on Qualifications
Clearance:                  Current DoD Secret
Travel:                        Up to 25% CONUS
The purpose of this task is to provide all personnel, equipment, supplies, facilities, transportation, tools, materials, supervision, and other items and non-personal services necessary to support the RCC-C
RedHat Linux/ Unix Systems Engineer supporting a 24x7 enterprise support organization. This position will consist of daily maintenance of RedHat Linux and Solaris UNIX systems.
This will include but may not be limited to:
  • Installing, configuring, and maintaining servers using the RedHat Linux and or Solaris operating system.
  • Evaluate existing application and database requirements for projects, design solutions that address business needs, and implements efficient and cost saving server solutions
  • Provide key technical data including, but not limited to, capacity planning, implementation, configuration, and usage reporting
  • Monitoring log files, performance issues, and the production environment for mission critical systems
  • Participate in an on call rotation for UNIX/Linux support issues.
  • Configure both physical and virtual servers to meet project and customer requirements based on internally developed processes
  • Develop and promote standard operating procedures to ensure the security posture of the environment
  • Engaging in continuous learning to stay abreast on new and emerging technologies that relate to the Linux environment
  • Work independently as well as a team member.
  • Ability to set priorities and organize work to meet deadlines
  • Ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines
  • Maintain a cooperative working relationship with those contacted during the course of the work day
Required Skills/Qualifications:
  • HS + 2 years similar experience, or AA/AS + 0
  • Security+ CE certification required at time of hire.
  • RHCSA or Oracle Certified Associate certificate required within 180 days of hire. 
  • Ability to perform on-call and after duty hours as needed. 
  • Ability to learn and work within the UNIX environment. 
  • An ability to communicate effectively both orally and in a written form with users and office staff. 
  • Work independently and within a team structure. 
  • An ability to set priorities and organize work to meet deadlines. 
  • Establish and maintain a cooperative working relationship with those contacted during the course of the work day. 
  • Basic knowledge of Unix OS command line environment.
About the company:
As a Service Disabled, Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) we are a provider of Information Technology (IT) professional services, software solutions and professional development training. Our core competencies evolved from leveraging IT enablers for knowledge management with an emphasis on Web Based Knowledge Portals and Portal Services, Server/System Services, SharePoint Development and System Administration and SQL Server Services. Our capabilities have expanded to include software development, technical training support and field support services.
Guiding Principles
•         Satisfy the customer - "Exceed expectations"
•         Set the Example - "Be out front"
•         Be Responsive - "Timing is everything"
•         Persevere - "Find a way"
PTP offers a comprehensive benefits program:
•         Medical insurance
•         Dental insurance
•         Vision insurance
•         Supplemental benefits (Short Term Disability, Cancer & Accident).
•         Employer-sponsored Basic Life & AD&D Insurance
•         Employer-sponsored Long Term Disability
•         401(k)
Holidays and Annual Leave
•         10 Paid Holidays
•         120 hours PTO accrual

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