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Linux Systems Admin

Taunton, Massachusetts
Job Type
13 Sep 2020


Kforce has a client in search of a Linus Systems Admin in Taunton, MA. Key Tasks:
  • Red Hat Linux command line administration
  • Command level troubleshooting of OS and associated hardware/software
  • Re-imaging workstations, servers and databases (both physical and virtual)
  • Apply Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs) and mitigation of vulnerabilities as directed by IA based on scan findings and applicable DoD direction
  • Systems engineering and development of network/environment diagrams
  • Planning for future growth and maintenance of applicable licensing
  • Provide detailed technical solutions
  • Create, modify, and remove user accounts
  • Perform Linux audit and reporting tasks
  • Command level Database troubleshooting, including SQL, skills highly desirable
  • Create and resolve helpdesk action items
  • Manage cross domain enterprise level solutions
  • Install, move and or break-down systems
  • Document configuration and installation procedures
  • Be responsible for the availability, security, access, backup, and performance of the cloud
  • Create tools for reporting system usage
  • Perform system monitoring and diagnose and correct system problems
  • Provide assistance to end users

Job Requirements:


  • Intermediate knowledge of Linux and Windows Server systems
  • Understanding of security concepts with hands-on experience in implementing security controls and compliance requirements
  • Troubleshooting experience
  • Networking experience
  • Customer service experience
  • Responsive Help Desk experience
  • Data Center experience
  • Computer security background (Government requirement) is desirable
  • Experience with virtualization technologies
  • Expert knowledge of implementing patch management for Red Hat Enterprise Linux and MS Windows based systems from a centralized management solution
  • Solid scripting skills; Developing, maintaining custom shell scripts, able to troubleshoot scripts related to PowerShell, Bourne, C shell, Korn or Perl
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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  • Job Reference: 173892790-2
  • Date Posted: 13 September 2020
  • Recruiter: Kforce Technology
  • Location: Taunton, Massachusetts
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent