Linux Server Technical Expert

Job Description

Candidates shall have a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field, and have at least eight (8) years in a large and complex IT environment providing industry and government recognized functional expertise. Or the individual shall have five (5) years of full lime computer science work that can substitute for the Bachelor's degree, and have at least eight years in a large and complex IT environment providing industry and government recognized functional expertise. A Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field may substitute for two (2) years experience. An industry recognized professional certification may substitute as one year experience.

Candidates shall have experience with the following:

  • Configuration, tuning, testing and advanced level troubleshooting and support of virtualization products such as VMware, Xen, and Solaris containers
  • Configuration, tuning, testing, and advanced level troubleshooting and support high performance filesystems such as XFS, GPFS, VXFS, LUSTRE
  • Configuration, tuning, testing and advanced level troubleshooting and support of distributed computing tools such as NQS, RES and LSF
  • Configuration, tuning. testing, and advanced level troubleshooting and support of Red Hat, SuSe, and Solaris Operating Systems
  • Advanced level troubleshooting of core infrastructure services such as DNS, Centrify, AD, NIS, NFS, CIFS
  • Advise Government, and plan for next generation server and services infrastructure based on advanced research and test initiatives
  • Installation, configuration. tuning, and support of:
    • Servers running Spare Solaris, SolarisX64, Red Hat, and SuSe, with direct attached and FC SAN storage
    • Client server technology utilizing NFS and CIFS
    • Large memory SMP systems with many cores
    • Enterprise client server configurations
    • Multi-vendor filesystems such as XFS, GPFS, and VXFS
    • Fielded systems
    • Blade systems and associated interconnects (SAD, FC, TCP/IP, etc.)
    • Red Hat and Microsoft Windows Operating Systems
    • Microsoft Exchange
    • Centrify
    • Infrastructure support services such as DNS, NIS, Active Directory, Centrify, Zenoss, SiteScope, HP Openview, HPSA, HPSE, Splunk. Sendmail, Exchange, NetQoS, Infoblox
    • Thin client solutions based on Virtual bridges and Citrix
    • NoMachine NX
    • Virtualization products; VMware and Solaris containers
  • Accepted professional certifications include:
    • Valid RHCSA or higher Red Hat certification
    • Valid VMWare certification
Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Candidates shall have a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field, and have at least eight (8) years in a large and complex IT environment providing industry and government recognized functional expertise. Or the individual shall have five (5) years of full lime computer science work that can substitute for the Bachelor's degree, and have at least eight years in a large and complex IT environment providing industry and government recognized functional expertise. A Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field may substitute for two (2) years experience. An industry recognized professional certification may substitute as one year experience.

Candidates shall have experience with the following:
  • Configuration, tuning, testing and advanced level troubleshooting and support of virtualization products such as VMware, Xen, and Solaris containers
  • Configuration, tuning, testing, and advanced level troubleshooting and support high performance filesystems such as XFS, GPFS, VXFS, LUSTRE
  • Configuration, tuning, testing and advanced level troubleshooting and support of distributed computing tools such as NQS, RES and LSF
  • Configuration, tuning. testing, and advanced level troubleshooting and support of Red Hat, SuSe, and Solaris Operating Systems
  • Advanced level troubleshooting of core infrastructure services such as DNS, Centrify, AD, NIS, NFS, CIFS
  • Advise Government, and plan for next generation server and services infrastructure based on advanced research and test initiatives
  • Installation, configuration. tuning, and support of:
    • Servers running Spare Solaris, SolarisX64, Red Hat, and SuSe, with direct attached and FC SAN storage
    • Client server technology utilizing NFS and CIFS
    • Large memory SMP systems with many cores
    • Enterprise client server configurations
    • Multi-vendor filesystems such as XFS, GPFS, and VXFS
    • Fielded systems
    • Blade systems and associated interconnects (SAD, FC, TCP/IP, etc.)
    • Red Hat and Microsoft Windows Operating Systems
    • Microsoft Exchange
    • Centrify
    • Infrastructure support services such as DNS, NIS, Active Directory, Centrify, Zenoss, SiteScope, HP Openview, HPSA, HPSE, Splunk. Sendmail, Exchange, NetQoS, Infoblox
    • Thin client solutions based on Virtual bridges and Citrix
    • NoMachine NX
    • Virtualization products; VMware and Solaris containers
  • Accepted professional certifications include:
    • Valid RHCSA or higher Red Hat certification
    • Valid VMWare certification
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.


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