Job Description

TCI has an immediate need for a Systems Administrator III in Herndon, VA.  This is not a Corp2Corp opportunity.  This is a 12-month contract opportunity with the probability of extension.  This position requires a current DoD Top Secret/SCI Clearance.


TCI is offering an excellent DoD Contract opportunity with our government/military sector client in Herndon, VA.  If you enjoy a collaborative and creative work environment, this is a great opportunity for you to join a rapidly growing IT team.  Promoting from within is a routine best practice in an environment where individuals are encouraged to advance their careers.

  • The Systems Administrator will configure, update, monitor, secure, deploy and integrate a large, complex enterprise search system on Red Hat Linux and AWS.
  • In this position the individual will need to be a self-starter and with the ability to solve complex problems under minimal supervision.

  • 6+ years of experience as a system administrator/integration and test engineer.
  • 6+ years of experience with basic Unix/Linux operation system administration and shell scripting (CentOS/RHEL preferred).
  • Experience writing and scripting Linux installation, update, maintenance, and other associated procedures.
  • NGA, IC or DoD IT experience strongly preferred.
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum lifecycle management/development.
  • Familiar with DevOps tools such as Redmine, Jenkins, JIRA, Confluence.
  • Current experience with Java, C/C++, Perl, JavaScript, XML, HTML.
  • Experience with cloud-based technology, AWS preferred.
  • Experience working both independently and, in a team, oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Experience leading an engineering team.
  • Ability to understand and explain complex information simply and accurately.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills with experience delivering/presenting to customer.
  • Active DoD TS/SCI security clearance.

Application Instructions

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