Systems Administrator 2

BAE Systems has a job opening for a Systems Administrator 2 in Arlington, VA. Seeking a multi-skilled IT systems administrator to support classified lab environments in Arlington and Reston, VA that is a mix of Linux and Windows networked systems. A successful candidate will join a team supporting internal customers, implementing and managing computer workgroups in labs to meet the customer requirements.

In this role, you will build, configure, administer and troubleshoot Linux and Windows servers and user workstation hardware and software; work with facilities security staff to apply hardening steps for systems for classified use to NISPOM Chapter 8, JAFAN, and other customer standards; and document system configuration for new and existing systems.

You should be customer service oriented, attentive to detail, self-motivated and work well in teams. Flexibility in approach to finding solutions, the ability to understand and act on the customer needs and priorities, and learn new technologies quickly are some of the qualities a successful candidate will have. You will also need to be willing to respond to occasional off-hours outages and take part in service restoration efforts.

Minimum Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree and 5 years work experience or equivalent experience Required Skills and Education

  • Required education: High School/GED
  • 4+ years of experience in supporting Linux and Windows operating environments.
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux and CentOS 5.X and 6.X.
  • Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, 2008 and later.
  • Virtual Machine technologies: VMware ESXi/vSphere.
  • TCP/IP and Microsoft Networking concepts.
  • Skills at managing Linux management tools.
  • Skills at managing Windows security policies and access management tools.
  • Active security clearance at Secret level or higher.
  • CompTIA Security+ (or equivalent) will be required to work in some of the customer labs.

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Bachelor Degree
  • Experience with centralized authentication technologies such as Active Directory, NIS and LDAP.
  • Backup systems: CommVault, NetBackup, Backup Exec, Veeam
  • NetApp storage servers and SAN technology
  • Unix shell scripting
  • Configuration management tools (Subversion, Git, ClearCase)
  • Automated system build tools: Kickstart, Cobbler, Jumpstart

About BAE Systems, Inc. BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. People are the greatest asset in any Company. BAE Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression About BAE Systems Electronic Systems BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. People are the greatest asset in any Company. BAE Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression EEO Career Site Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities . females . veterans . individuals with disabilities . sexual orientation . gender identity . gender expression


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