System Administrator 2 (contingent)

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD
Date Posted: 05-16-2018 #10969249
Security: TS//SCI clearance with polygraph is REQUIRED
Work with team lead to understand tasking and deliver system to required specifications. Setup, configure, load software, monitor, tune, troubleshoot, and provide administration of computers. Provide support for web development, testing, system integration, installation of scripts, and other duties to support the program. The secondary responsibilities are to interface with the client network, storage, facilities management and security teams. Participate as a member of a 15 person team use AGILE methodology with 3 week sprints.

MANDATORY SKILLS: Minimum 10 years technical experience as a systems administrator.
Minimum five years as a RedHat/CentOS Linux administrator.
Minimum two years creating and deploying virtual machines
Experience providing assistance to users
Experience optimizing system operations
Experience with some of the network security skills: Multiple Domain, PKI Implementation, SSP Development, Vulnerability Assessment
Experience with some of the web implementation: Apache Webserver/Tomcat, Firefox and IE, GWT, JBOSS. Servlets
Understanding of network & time protocols
Experience with scripting languages
Experience in working within agile software development teams
Requires excellent communication skills within a fast paced collaborative support environment
Available to work hours overlapping core hours (9am 3pm) Mon Fri 40 hr wk

OPTIONAL SKILLS: At least three years of direct experience in the or a Government agency
Experience setting up OS monitoring systems including using the findings to implement tuning improvements
Experience working with Puppet and Cobbler for system builds and configuration

About Avid Technology Professionals 
Avid Technology Professionals, LLC (ATP) is a premiere provider of software and systems engineering, and acquisition program management services for the community. ATP is actively seeking to pursue contract opportunities with other departments and agencies in the federal government, in state governments, and in the commercial sectors. Delivered by seasoned experts in the IT field, ATP solutions adeptly address the IT concerns manifesting in both the federal and commercial sectors.
Employee Benefits
The ATP Employee Benefits package includes:
  • A Supportive and Equitable Working Environment that is both Stimulating and Challenging
  • Competitive Hourly Salary
  • Unique Employee Success Sharing Program that allows ATP employees to Share in Company's Successes
  • Automatic Approved Overtime (as long as contract permits)
  • Retirement Pay (401K); 100% company paid, immediately vested with Profit-Sharing Component
  • Company Medical Coverage Plans - HMO, Open Access, PPO plans
  • Company Dental Plan - widely accepted, comprehensive, and flexible
  • Progressive Overtime Policy
  • Flexible Spending Account benefit
  • Lucrative Referral Bonus Policy
  • Holiday Scheduling that Coincides with Government Holidays
  • Robust Professional Expenses & Training Program
  • Computer Allowance
  • Internet Allowance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
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