Job Description

TCI has an immediate need for a Linux Administrator in Fort Knox, KY. This is not a Corp2Corp opportunity.  This is a long-term contract opportunity with the probability of extensions. In addition to competitive, market-rate based pay, TCI provides all our Consultants with Comprehensive Medical/Dental Insurance, 401k, Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability benefits.
The Sr. Linux Administrator will be responsible for providing comprehensive Linux administration in an enterprise environment. The selected candidate must be able to implement and maintain a secure Linux server environment in compliance with all IA and DoD STIG guidelines.
  • Install, configure, troubleshoot, maintain, upgrade and document all aspects of the of the Linux architecture.
  • Perform optimization and performance testing, provide technical support for incident response and reporting and provide on-call support as needed.
  • Troubleshoot problems; work as both a team and/or as a self-directed individual, client-facing experience, self-disciplined and ability to multi-task.
  • Train other team members on the applications, proper procedures, and problem isolation.
  • Develop instructions in a logical, detailed flow.
  • 5+ years of technical experience administering Linux in an enterprise environment.
  • Red Hat, Sun Solaris, or Linux+ Certification is a must.
  • Completed Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field. Four years of additional general experience may be substituted for a Bachelor's Degree.
  • Experienced in scripting skills: Perl, Python, Korn/Bash, etc. 
  • Experience in applications software development for complex business applications using Agile Development methodology and techniques are desirable.
  • Experience in Network operations and design, switches, routers, and firewalls.
  • Knowledge of ISO/ITIL processes and documentation standards is desired.
  • Extensive Shell scripting experience is required.
  • Must possess a Secret Security Clearance or have the ability to obtain one prior to start. TCI will assist with obtaining or transferring Security Clearances.
  • All contractors must have a CompTIA Security+ Certification or the ability to obtain one prior to start.
  • Position is on-site in Fort Knox, KY with some local/remote flexibility (1-2 days per week).

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