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Linux Kickstart Developer / System Administrator

Company: PeopleTec
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

PeopleTec is currently seeking a Linux Kickstart Developer / System Administrator to support our Huntsville, AL location.
We are seeking a Linux Kickstart Developer/System Administrator to perform the development, testing and maintenance of the Operating Systems baseline for the Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) Simulation (GMDSim) Models and Simulation (M&S) product in a government-operated, engineering and integration lab facility. The GMDSim product is comprised of two parts to include server and workstation.
Duties Include:
Develop Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) Kickstart installation media for both the server and workstation in a monthly release cycle Work with GMDSim System Engineers to understand priorities for implementation and be responsible for scripting, applying STIGS and hardening of the installation media Implement a development repository using GIT or other approved solution change management and version control of the monthly releases Developmental testing will be a critical aspect of the job as final server and workstation baselines will be delivered to internal lab System Administrators and Change Management to ensure baselines releases are stable and function correctly General detailed Software Installation Instruction (SWII) documentation, as well as a Change Log, for each monthly release work with the GMDSim Product Lead and Data Manager to deliver all product deliverables. -
Required Skills/Experience:
Previous work experience as a Linux System Administrator for 5+ years In depth knowledge of Linux: Ubuntu, Red Hat, etc. - Expert in Shell and/or Python Scripting Knowledge of network protocols, interfaces & host-based firewall configuration Additional Linux certs (RHCSA, RHCE and LPIC) will be considered an advantage Disciplined experience in developing system documentation & processes Excellent troubleshooting, analytical, and problem-solving skills Good verbal and written communication skills Certification Requirements Linux Certification (Linux + or Red Hat) DoD 8570 IAT Level 2 Computing Environment (CE) Certification (Linux+, RHCSA, RHCE, etc.) DoD 8570 IAT Level 2 Baseline Certification (CompTIA Security+, etc.) Travel: None Must be a U.S. Citizen An active DoD Secret clearance is required to perform this work. Candidates are required to have an active Secret clearance upon hire, and the ability to maintain this level of clearance during their employment.
Education Requirements:
BS Degree in CIS, MIS, CS or equivalent work experience
Desired Skills :
Experience with HBSS and MFA implementation Experience with system configuration using automation: puppet, Ansible, etc. Prior SA experience in Tactical Hardware-in-the-Loop (HWIL) environments

People First. Technology Always.

PeopleTec, Inc. is an employee-owned small business founded in Huntsville, AL that provides exceptional customer support by employing and retaining a highly skilled workforce.

Culture: The name "PeopleTec" was deliberately chosen to remind us of our core value system - our people. Our company's foundation was built on placing our employees and customers first. With an award-winning atmosphere, we have matured into a company that boasts the best and brightest across multiple technical fields.

Career: At PeopleTec, we value your long-term goals. Whether it's through our continuing-education opportunities, our robust training programs, or our "People First" benefits package, PeopleTec truly believes that our best investments are our people.

Come Experience It.

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PeopleTec, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in its job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following email address, and/or phone number (256.319.3800) to contact us about your interest in employment with PeopleTec, Inc.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. PeopleTec, Inc. participates in E-Verify.

Keywords: PeopleTec, Huntsville , Linux Kickstart Developer / System Administrator, IT / Software / Systems , Huntsville, Alabama

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