Software Engineer 2 (contingent)

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD
Date Posted: 11-02-2018 #11551037
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Security: TS//SCI clearance with polygraph is REQUIRED
Linux Systems Integrator to support deployed and new installations. Qualified candidates will work with other team members on various levels of operating systems, applications and related support in the Linux environment, installing mission application specific software products.
The individual will have experience with the following:
RedHat Linux, or general Linux knowledge.
Understanding of RPM package format and APT-RPM distribution method.
Troubleshooting of standard daemons and tools (NFS, NTP, BIND, APACHE, SYSLOG, chkconfig, init scripts, general networking, etc.)
Perform installation of firmware and software for systems.
Ensure systems are kept in required configuration profile, including: patch maintenance, changes as required by evolvement of production environments, updating software and software configurations.
Working knowledge of PUPPET.
Ability to understand complex systems with many components.
Practical experience with YUM.
Hands-on experience with IBM Blade Centers and Dell servers, MP servers
Assume other duties/projects as they arise and be responsive to the needs of the department.
Familiarity with PKI keys.
Provide daily status reports on activities completed and current projects.

MANDATORY SKILLS: 3-5 years working on networks including the administration, maintenance, installation and troubleshooting for the hardware/software for Cisco, Nortel, Adtran and Netgear.
1-3 years of experience with Linux
1-3 years of experience assisting users on hardware/software issues.
1-3 years experience configuring/maintaining: Kickstart, SSH, DHCP, Bind, Apache
1-3 years of scripting experience (shell, Perl, Ruby, Python)
3-5 years experience resolving problems and setting up supporting networks.
1-3 years experience in information technology operations.
1-3 years experience ensuring license enforcement.
Mission-focused
Ability to work core hours (arrival between 7am and 9am) on a regular basis
Strong technical skills, rigorous, and very "hands-on"
Strong problem analysis and troubleshooting skills
Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong organizational skills
Education:
Bachelors Degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Five (5) years of additional system engineering experience may be substituted for a bachelors degree.



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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