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RGNext company profile

Linux Systems Administrator - Kwajalein Atoll

Job Location

Kwajalein Atoll, Marshall Islands

Job Description

RGNext offers our team of experienced, professional employees, an environment of challenging, stimulating and personally and professionally rewarding career opportunities like this one!

Essential Functions
•Support the Reagan Test Site (RTS) Operations Center as a Linux Systems Administrator on Kwajalein, RMI.
•Work with a team supporting mission initiatives in a secure, isolated computing environment.
•Work with peers, internal customers, and management to create a highly available, resilient, and standardized IT infrastructure.
•Install, maintain, and support multiple Linux-based servers on physical and virtual platforms in support of RTS initiatives.
•Troubleshoot issues that arise as well as look for issues proactively.
•Maintain a secure computing environment, including adherence to a backup schedule, patching of all systems, and applying applicable STIG settings.
• Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
•Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, and within the wider RGNext business units.
•Maintain hardware lifecycle by deploying replacement systems in a timely fashion.
•Perform root cause analysis and resolution for hardware and software issues.

What We Offer:
•Everyday Wellness: Access to on-base fitness centers, pool, bowling alley, beach access, fishing, scuba diving, snorkeling and golf course.
•Financial Opportunities: 401k savings program with company match and vesting on day one, retail and merchant employee discount programs, life insurance, business travel insurance and more.
•Work/Life Balance: Tuition reimbursement programs and flexible schedules.
•Equal Opportunity: Commitment to diversity and strategic partnerships.

Note: This job description describes the general nature of the duties and requirements of the job. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list or to limit the supervisor's ability to modify work assignments as appropriate.

RGNext is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other protected class.

Job Requirements

Required Skills
•Strong verbal and written communication.
•Strong documentation and organizational.
•Strong organization and project management.
•While this position is an individual contributor, ability to interact effectively with team members cross-functionally is essential.
•Strong related technical knowledge and skills.
•Basic network troubleshooting.
•Knowledge of and troubleshooting skills with RHEL 5, 6 and 7.
•Demonstrated ability to effectively:
◦Install, configure and maintain Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems in a mission critical environment.
◦Deploy, configure, and maintain RHEL systems.
◦Install and update software packages from repositories or local file systems.
◦Manage local users and groups and with Active Directory integration.
◦Manage and configure SELinux.
◦Secure physical and virtual machines to DISA STIG requirements.

Required Experience
•Associate Degree in Information Technology or a related technical field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
•Two (2) or more years of Systems Administration experience.
•CompTIA Security+ or similar certification(s) meeting DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II or ability to obtain certification(s) within six (6) months of hire.
•RHCSA Certified, preferred
•Experience with scripting languages (Python, Bash, PowerShell) Red Hat Satellite, Red Hat Ansible Automation, preferred

Additional Eligibility Qualifications
•The flexibility to work occasional non-duty hours or on weekends to support specific project or mission requirements.
•This position is unaccompanied.
•Must be able to relocate to the United States Army Kwajalein Atoll, Marshall Islands.
•Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. passport
•Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance, which includes U.S. Citizenship or U.S. naturalization
•Valid U.S. Driver’s License required.

How To Apply

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Contact Information

Contact Mary Maves
Human Resources Business Partner


January 8, 2020
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