Our client is seeking a CompTia Security+ (acquired within the last 3 years) certified Linux/Windows Engineer to join our AISS team. In addition to Red Hat Linux expertise, this role requires experience and knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server - Windows Server 2008 and Virtual Servers.
Clearance Level: Active Secret
Essential Job Functions
Designs and develops integrated solutions to meet business requirements or enhance performance.
Performs testing and integration, maintenance and escalated problem resolution of systems, subsystems and components.
Performs and evaluates cost analyses and vendor comparisons of software/hardware systems to ensure cost-effective and efficient operations and measures feasibility of various approaches and makes recommendations.
Analyzes potential systems investments and prepares supporting documentation for recommendation(s) to management and customers based on results of independent assessment of current and future performance, stability, and systems management/life cycle issues.
Provides escalated technical support to customers by handling systems-related issues; may provide on-call technical support telephonically and/or electronically.
Analyzes and resolves program support deficiencies and conducts testing to enhance performance.
Conducts moderately complex projects or phases of significant projects; coordinates the efforts of technical support staff in the performance of assigned projects.
Applies advanced methods, theories and research techniques and assists in the development, implementation and documentation of processes and procedures to ensure compliance with standard business practices. Develops and implements training tools and documentation.
Provides technical consultation on current and proposed systems to other organizations and clients.
Performs repairs, maintenance and upgrades of existing systems using solutions in accordance with standard operating procedures. Investigates and resolves matters of significance.
Provides work guidance to less experienced personnel.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Bachelor's degree in systems engineering, computer science, management information systems, or related field preferred
Four or more years of experience in systems engineering, software engineering, operating systems programming, or naval architecture.
Experience working with computer hardware, operating system software and desktop applications with a specific concentration in one or more areas
Experience working with one or more structured programming languages
Experience working with design principles and applications
CompTia Security+ certification
Red Hat Linux expertise
Microsoft Windows Server - Windows Server 2008 experience
Knowledge of/Experience with Virtual Servers
Solaris Operating Systems experience
Analytical and creative problem solving skills for design, creation and testing of systems
Communication skills to communicate system proposals to management and customers and provide systems diagnoses and resolution for current systems
Interpersonal skills to interact with customers, senior level personnel, and team members
Organization skills to balance and prioritize work
Leadership skills to assist less experienced personnel
Ability to integrate moderately complex hardware and software systems
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
||Linux/Windows Systems Engineer
||Scott AFB, Illinois
Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V