Linux Systems Administrator
Company: AMEWAS, Inc.
Location: Patuxent River
Posted on: January 15, 2022
AMEWAS, Inc., a growing Department of Defense (DoD)/ Federal
Contractor, built on the premise of "Innovating Tomorrow's
Solutions Today." We've created a close knit family culture focused
on continual learning, professionalism and high-performance. Our
customers give us praise for the quality of our product: our
Come find out why.
AMEWAS, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated and talented Linux
Systems Administrator to support RDT&E Lab Information
Assurance Support Team.
This position is classified as AMEWAS labor category Systems
About the location: Patuxent River, Maryland #1 City Hiring the
Most High-Tech Workers (California-Lexington Park, Maryland). To
learn more about our surrounding location, please visit: Visit St.
This position is not eligible for remote work; on-site support is
A typical day as a Linux Systems Administrator may include:
- Install and configure application updates for all
- Application software support for scheduled maintenance and
trouble response calls for all software.
- Maintain Host Based Security System (HBSS) installation on the
- Maintain hardware configurations for all hardware listed.
- Assist with hardware moves between workspaces, buildings and
- Ensure hardware replacement and upgrades.
- Provide Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM)
support for all devices.
- Assist with periodic vulnerability scans to assess and maintain
system integrity and compliance.
- Provide existing Communication Tasking Order (CTO) compliance
support for all devices.
- Assist Information Assurance Team in the generation and
maintenance of RMF accreditation documentationMust-haves:
- Minimum of 3 years' of relevant work experience
- DoD Top Secret security clearance
- CompTIA Security+ CE
- Operating System Training
- DoD Top Secret security clearanceCOVID-19 Vaccination
AMEWAS, Inc. requires employees to provide proof of being fully
vaccinated from COVID-19 or submission and approval of a request
for accommodation prior to your first day.
Skills crucial to success at AMEWAS, Inc.:
Customer-focused attitude with high level of professionalism and
discretion. Ability to work effectively with management and part of
a team to meet targets. Is reliable, possesses initiative, and
works well as an individual or part of a team.
Physical environment and working conditions:
The physical environment requires the employee to work in an
office, sitting in a cubicle or at a desk, looking at a computer
for most of the workday. Work is physically comfortable. The
employee has discretion about sitting, walking, standing, etc.
The employee may be required to travel short distances to
offices/conference rooms and buildings on site. In some occasions,
the employee may be required to report to offices or buildings near
the work site. In rare occasions, overnight travel may be
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More about Us:
AMEWAS, Inc. is a small, Veteran-run company that has been
providing excellent technical, engineering, administrative, and
management services to the Department of Defense for more than 35
years. At AMEWAS we understand the need for a successful work/life
balance and are focused not just on fulfilling customers' needs,
but ensuring our employees are a top priority as well.
Staying connected to our core values sets us apart from our
competition! AMEWAS easily recognizes and rewards performance,
dedication and longevity. We are committed to investing in our
employees and their future by providing them with competitive
compensation, career development, optimum working conditions, and
AMEWAS participates with E-Verify to confirm eligibility to work in
the United States.
It is the policy of AMEWAS, Inc. to provide equal employment
opportunities for all without regard to race, color, religion, sex,
national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status,
sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected
characteristic under applicable law. Additionally, AMEWAS, Inc.
will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with
known or perceived disabilities unless doing so would result in an
undue hardship. Individuals with disabilities who need assistance
with the application process may call 301-863-7102. Finally,
AMEWAS, Inc. strictly follows guidelines regarding the Pay
Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision.
Be sure to check out the rest of our website at www.amewas.com for
more information about our company, benefits & family!
Our excellent benefits and perks include:
- Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD
- Paid vacation, holiday and sick leave
- Generous tuition & training assistance program
- Relocation assistance
- Sign-on bonuses
- Employee longevity recognition
- Community involvement & outreach
- Team building events
- Recognition program
- Wellness program
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- Mobile service discount
- Discounted gym membershipIf you're still interested (and we
hope you are!), please submit your application.
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