Job Description

TCI has an immediate need for a Senior UNIX/Linux System Administrator in Eagan, MN. This is not a Corp2Corp opportunity. This is a long-term contract opportunity with the possibility of hire. 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.

NOTE: This position requires US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a Public Trust Security Clearance.

This is a weekend work shift.

  • Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 8am to 8pm (On-site).
  • 4 additional hours Monday through Thursday as needed for meetings (Remote possible).
  • Initial training will be Monday through Friday 7:00am to 3:30pm.


  • Full range of system life-cycle phases including, Build, Application or Service Provisioning, Operations and Decommissioning.
  • Unix / Linux System Administration.
  • Installation and maintenance of OS.
  • Contributor to Incident, Problem and Change Management processes.
  • User Support and problem resolution.
  • Automating existing processes.


  • Bachelors Degree in a related field and minimum of 6 years of experience. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Experience dealing with management of large (1000 systems) environments.
  • Experience with Linux (SuSE and Red Hat).
  • Senior in Linux OS Administration.
  • Experience with patch management.
  • Have some understanding with configuration management of large environments, utilizing automation tools such as: Chef, Puppet, Ansible or other configuration management frameworks.
  • Ability to take customer requirements and create scalable configuration models to support them.
  • Process Implementation and documentation.
  • Experience using Change/Incident Management tools (ServiceNow).
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems from the Application tier, through the OS and Network tiers.
  • Unix Shell Scripting.
  • Must be U.S. Citizen and eligible for a Public Trust clearance.

Application Instructions

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