Geocent Recruiting Team

  • Linux Systems Administrator

    Job ID 2018-3901
    Job Locations US-CA-San Diego
    Software/Systems Engineering & Development
  • Overview

    Geocent offers exciting and challenging opportunities in the Technology field! Geocent employees across the country subscribe to the company's culture of focusing on results when serving our large, diverse group of clients nationwide.


    Maintains smooth operation of computer systems hosting web based software by maintaining an active cyber security policies in DoD environment. Duties may include provisioning VMs, setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining cyber security policies, implementing IAVAs and patches, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software and allocate mass storage space. Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products. Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery. Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.


    The candidate should have detailed knowledge and expertise in:

    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6/7
    • DISA’s Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) VMWare
    • RHEL OS 6/7 STIGs
    • VMWare VLAN configuration
    • VMWare Data storage configuration
    • IAT Level II; Security+ Cert and training in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 or 7
    • Experience maintaining systems in DoD environment by managing IAVAs and system patch updates
    • Experience managing systems running Apache, JBoss, Tomcat, or similar Web/Application Server
    • Good verbal and written communications skills, working within a team environment, project oriented, and able to support on-call duty.
    • Excellent troubleshooting is a must.
    • Experience with DoD STIGS/Hardening preferred


    • 3 years of experience in place of a Bachelor Degree     
    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 5 years of professional experience; or 3 years of professional experience with a related Master’s degree. Considered career, or journey, level.

    *** IAT 2 certification and an active DoD security clearance is required



    U.S. Citizen only for Federal Clearance Requirement



    Geocent is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin




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