Linux Engineer

Required Skills: 

•Must have a TS Clearance with SCI eligibility (SSBI within the last five years) 
•Proficiency with configuration management using Ansible or Puppet
•Skilled in Linux-related scripting (Bash, Perl, Python, etc.)
•Experience with Apache web server configuration and management
•Management, deployment and troubleshooting of Java and Tomcat applications
•Experience analyzing and evaluating the security of new and existing IT systems and the procedures to protect information system assets from intentional or inadvertent modification, disclosure, or destruction.
•Experience analyzing and evaluating the design and operating effectiveness of Information technology and security controls that are in place.
•Knowledge and understanding of operating systems, networks and services.
•Knowledge of Red Hat version 6 or 7(rhel6/rhel7) with the ability to engineer, install, administer and maintain.
•Experience evaluating security solutions to ensure they meet security requirements for processing classified information.
•Manage changes to system and assesses the security impact of those changes.
•Experience and/or familiarity with the following network protection devices: Firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention systems (IDS/IPS), log analysis, malware analysis, network traffic flow and packet analysis
•Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of best practices, trends related to information security
•Strong research, analytical, and problem solving skills
•Good communication skills including preparing and presenting results, findings and alternatives and influencing management decision making based on the best available data

Desired Skills:

• Apache/TomCat/NGINX
• Kerberos/LDAP
• SSL
• IDM/Free IPA
• Docker
• Open Nebula
• Ambari
• Whois
• Sourcefire
• Puppet
• Satellite Server
• Nagios

Training/certification in any of the following strongly desired:
• Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)
• Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)

Required Education (including Major): 

  • Bachelor's degree with 2 years of relevant experience. Additional years of work experience may be substituted for a degree.

This position requires work on nights and weekends