Linux Systems Administrator
Company: Bowhead / UIC Technical Services
Posted on: August 5, 2022
LINUX ADMINISTRATOR (RDTE-22-0559-W):
Bowhead seeks a Linux Administrator to join our team in Dahlgren,
VA who is responsible for system administration and customer
support of servers and workstations in a Research, Development, and
Testing and Evaluation (RDT&E) environment.
As the Linux Administrator, you will be responsible for:
--- Providing technical problem solving and in-depth consulting for
--- Will work as part of a team responsible for administration and
management of servers, end-user workstations, and potentially
clustered systems operating in both unclassified and classified
--- Analysis, design, and implementation of modifications to the
system software in order to improve system performance, correct
errors, or fulfill specific needs.
--- Participate in planning new hardware acquisitions, developing
operating policy, interacting with vendors, educating customers,
and communicating and collaborating with other projects within the
--- Work closely with scientists and engineers to help them use
workstations and servers to solve their computationally intensive
--- Support of individual user workstations and associated software
will be required.
--- Linux Admin will provide support for application installation,
licenses management, software tracking/distribution and
backup/recovery of system configurations and user data files.
Assist users in applying for accounts, and approving user
In accordance with Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID
Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, candidates should be
aware that they may be required to have received or be willing to
receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire.
--- BS degree preferred, and a minimum of two to five (2-5) years
demonstrated experience in system administration of Linux-based
servers and Linux-based workstations.
--- Must have well-developed Linux system management skills.
--- Must have experience with hardware experience with HP and Dell
--- Must meet DoD 8570 Information Assurance Workforce (IAWF)
criteria or Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level II
certification at time of hire.
--- Must have demonstrated experience working in an environment
with rapidly changing job priorities.
SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to maintain a
security clearance at the Secret level. US Citizenship is a
requirement for this contract.
Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug & alcohol
screening and/or random drug screen, and must follow UIC's Non-DOT
Drug & Alcohol Testing Program requirements. If the position
requires, an applicant must pass a pre-employment criminal
background history check. All post-secondary education listed on
the applicant's resume/application may be subject to
Where driving may be required or where a rental car must be
obtained for business travel purposes, applicants must have a valid
driver license for this position and will be subject to
verification. In addition, the applicant must pass an in-house,
online, driving course to be authorized to drive for company
UIC is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified
applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability,
veteran status, and other protected characteristics EOE/AA/M/F/D/V.
In furtherance, pursuant to The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act
43 U.S.C. Sec. 1601 et seq., and federal contractual requirements,
UIC and its subsidiaries may legally grant certain preference in
employment opportunities to UIC Shareholders and their Descendants,
based on the provisions contained within The Alaska Native Claims
All candidates must apply online at www.uicalaska.com, and submit a
completed application for all positions they wish to be considered.
Once the employment application has been completed and submitted,
any changes to the application after submission may not be
reviewed. Please contact a UIC HR Recruiter if you have made a
significant change to your application. In accordance with the
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), persons unable to
complete an online application should contact UIC Human Resources
for assistance (https://uicalaska.com/careers/recruitment/).
UIC Government Services (UICGS / Bowhead) provides innovative
business solutions to federal and commercial customers in the areas
of engineering, maintenance services, information technology,
program support, logistics/base support, and procurement.
Collectively, the fast-growing Bowhead Family of Companies offers a
breadth of services which are performed with a focus on quality
results. Headquartered in Springfield, VA, we are a fast-growing,
multi-million-dollar corporation recognized as one of the top 25
8(a) companies for government contracting. Bowhead offers
competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life
insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, short/long-term
disability, and 401(k) retirement plans as well as a paid time off
programs for eligible full-time employees. Eligible part-time
employees are able to participate in the 401(k) retirement plans
and state or contract required paid time off programs.
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