Senior Systems Administrator (Linux) - Reston, VA

iSenpai - Reston, VA (30+ days ago)


iSenpai is a Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) that provides Information Security Engineering; Information Assurance (IA), management, and Certification and Accreditation (C&A) services to government and commercial organizations. We are an IT Security Consulting firm specializing in government-focused security solutions. Our goal is to provide expert IT security services to our clients while cultivating information security knowledge among all employees for the advancement of cyber security. We offer a comprehensive package of 100% employer paid benefits, including medical, dental, vision, HSA Contribution, 401K match, and more.

iSenpai offers an extremely competitive benefits package to include:
Extremely Competitive Salary
Health, Dental, Vision Insurance Premiums are 100% provided by iSenpai for employees and eligible dependents
Personal Accident Insurance provided by iSenpai
Life Insurance provided by iSenpai
Short and Long Term Disability Insurance provided by iSenpai
401K Contribution Matching - 5% dollar for dollar
401K Profit Sharing based on company performance
Paid time off (PTO) starting at 4 weeks a year (20 days)
PTO buy back program
10 paid Federal Holidays
Reimbursement for any wellness programs and/or work life balance programs
Reimbursement for cell phone plans
Reimbursement for home internet
Reimbursement every 2 years for a cell phone upgrade
Thousands of discounts on everything from your cell phone bill, to NFL tickets, Movie Tickets, Live Performances, etc
Rewards for obtaining new IT certifications
Computer-based training (CBT) library on IT and information security topics and certifications
Remote access to a virtual lab for testing/learning opportunities
Flexible / Alternative Work Schedules (based on customer requirements)
iSenpai is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer. We give equal consideration to all qualified candidates without regard to race, color, gender, nationality, disability or protected veteran status.

NOTE: To all recruitment and staffing agencies: iSenpai does not accept agency resumes or soliciting of your services. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, iSenpai employees or any other company location. iSenpai is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes or staffing services. Do not attempt to solicit your services.

Senior Systems Administrator (Linux)

Administer Linux and UNIX operating systems, including provisioning applications for a large federal client and managing large PaaS based on Kubernetes across several domains. Research and document security issues, including dealing with setting up and managing system security controls. Manage the POAM documentation process. Evaluate system problems of workflow, organization, and planning and develop appropriate corrective action. Perform quality control of processes and products produced. Assist with the formulation of technical strategies and processes for administered systems. Write, interpret, and analyze technical documentation regarding system administration and provide consulting support to internal and external working groups and committees as a substantive authority in the subject area, when required.

Basic Qualifications:
Minimum years of experience: 12 years of relevant work experience with high school diploma or GED; or 10 years of relevant work experience with Associates degree; or 8 years of relevant work experience with a Bachelors of Science or Bachelors of Art; or 6 years of relevant work experience with a Masters of Science or Masters of Arts; or 4 years of relevant work experience with a PhD degree.
Must have at least five (5) years of demonstrated experience in the software development and information technology field surrounding automation of the process of software delivery and infrastructure changes in an agile fashion, or possess a relevant certification plus one (3) year experience.
Experience with scripting languages, including bash, cron, Python, perl, and ruby
Experience with AWS
Experience with container orchestration platforms such as Kubernetes, OpenShift, Apache Mesos, Swarm or YARN
Experience with virtualization and networking
Experience with one or more software development languages, including Java, JavaScript, C#, C++, C, Visual Basic, Go, Swift, or Scala
Security+ Certification
BS Degree
TS/SCI with CI Poly clearance

Additional Qualifications:
Knowledge of methodology and federal information system policies, including NIST 800.53, FISMA, the Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG), and configuration management
Linux Certifications
Knowledge of analyzing static code and supporting the remediation of findings from code scans
Knowledge of database technologies, including Oracle, SQL Server, or MySQL
Knowledge of Java frameworks, including Spring, Hibernate, and JSPs
Knowledge of DoD software development practices
Knowledge of static code analysis capabilities
Knowledge of DoD information assurance and security policies
Knowledge of the DoD commercial Cloud hosting policy