Lockheed Martin Systems Administrator - Linux in Hanover, Maryland

Description: Lockheed Martin is a global leader delivering full spectrum cyber capabilities -- supporting the offensive and defensive efforts of our defense and intelligence community customers. Cyber is ingrained all aspects of the modern battlespace, and our Cyber Solutions team has the expertise to help defend and exploit enterprise IT networks, radiofrequency spectrums, and military platforms on land, sea and air.

The selected candidate will be a member of a SA/Networking team supporting test/development and mission systems. Successful candidate will primarily provide LINUX SA support and some Windows OS support to include but not limited to: The installation, configuration and supporting various mission

systems and core services such as NFS, DHCP, LDAP, etc. Install new / rebuild existing servers (both physical and virtual) and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements. Apply OS patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrade administrative tools and utilities. Configure / add new services as necessary. Repair and recover from hardware or software failures. Coordinate and communicate with impacted constituencies. Interface with site personnel, developers and integration and test team members. The selected candidate will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Basic Qualifications:

Experience in:

- Linux System Administration

- Core services (e.g. LDAP, NFS, DNS, DHCP, NAS)

- Hardware/Software installation, configuration, and troubleshooting

Ability to obtain TS/SCI with Poly Clearance is Required

Desired Skills:

Experience in:

- VMware/ESXi/v-Center software installation/configuration/upgrading

- Network configurations/operations

- Creation/management of VMs

- Shell scripting experience (with effective use of SED, AWK, etc.)

- Certifications (e.g. RHCSA, RHCE, CCNA, VCP5-DCV, A+, Network+, Security+, etc.)

- SIGINT experience

- Creation/management of distributed vSwitches



Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.


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