The MITRE Corporation Systems Administrator 00050435 in Bedford, Massachusetts

Systems Administrator 00050435

Description

Congratulations on taking control of your career! We’re pleasedyou’re exploring opportunities to evolve and adapt your professional life.MITRE's diversity of sponsor missions, research areas, and cross-corporatecapabilities translates into hundreds of meaningful projects at any given time.We invite you to discover how your unique combination of strengths andexperiences can benefit our work program in innovative ways.

TheAdvanced Technical Computing Center (ATCC) is seeking a candidate toprovide system administration and develop applications for a variety ofsponsors and projects in support of the Center for Programs and Technology(CPT).

We offer anexciting career in many specialty fields within information technology toinclude managing labs. Our organization administers a variety of operatingsystems to include Linux, Windows, and other UNIX variants and infrastructuresystems (e.g., update servers for operating systems and applications, antivirusupdates, identity management, domain name management, logging/auditing,scripted enterprise configuration management, etc.). Our environments typicallyinclude virtualization platforms, large storage systems (SAN and NAS),databases, and networks. Our organization also is involved with data andcompute clouds where we build the cloud, then write, install, and integrateapplications and big data. We rely upon proven experience in our labs to helpguide decision making for our government customer’s most difficult problems.

This position will support theadministration of the network systems used for classified processing in supportof classified lab environments, as well as ensure the configuration of allsystems in accordance with the appropriate security policies.

KeyFunctions:

  • Providetechnical support to more senior staff on information system projects in adynamic computer laboratory environment.

  • Setup, conduct and document performance and evaluation tests or experiments.

  • Develop,modify, and maintain documents.

  • Installsoftware, including databases, spreadsheets, information system models,simulations, and home-grown applications.

  • Learnand apply the fundamentals of system administration to laboratory systems.

  • Ability toobtain a security clearance from the US Government

PreferredQualifications:

  • Bachelor’sdegree in computer science, math, engineering, or an associated field

  • Basicuse of Linux, Windows, or other UNIX flavors: CentOS, RedHat, Ubuntu, Mac OS X

  • Familiaritywith basic computer networking and routing

  • Troubleshootingbasic internet protocols and standards such as DNS, DDNS, DHCP, BOOTP, SMTP,S/FTP, HTTP/S, NFS, CIFS/SMB, PKI, TCP, UDP

  • Possess at least one ofthe following industry certifications:

  • GSEC, Security CE,SSCP, CCNA Security, Network and A or the ability to obtain Security certification within one year of hire

  • Writingtechnical documentation

  • Basicuse of virtualization technology such as VMware, Openstack

  • Desiredexperience in:

  • System administration

  • Database administration

  • Virtualization administration

  • Compute cluster administration such as Hadoop, Spark

  • Current Secret security clearance.

Qualifications

Requiredexperience in:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, math, engineering, or an associatedfield

  • Basic use of Linux, Windows, or other UNIX flavors: CentOS, RedHat, Ubuntu,Mac OS X

  • Familiarity with basic computer networking and routing

  • Programming in at least 1 of the following languages: C, C , Perl, Python,Java, shell scripts

  • Familiarity with some web/front-ends such as SOA, XML, JSON, javascript, HTML5, CSS

  • Troubleshooting basic internet protocols and standards such as DNS, DDNS,DHCP, BOOTP, SMTP, S/FTP, HTTP/S, NFS, CIFS/SMB, PKI, TCP, UDP

  • Writing technical documentation

  • Basic experience using at least 1 of the following databases: MySQL, SQL,Oracle, MarkLogic

  • Basic use of virtualization technology such as VMware, Openstack

Desired experience in:

  • System administration

  • Puppet, Chef, Ansible, or Salt

  • Database administration

  • Virtualization administration

  • Compute cluster administration such as Hadoop, Spark

  • No clearance is required for this job, however, cleared (Secret level) candidates are preferred

Job SW Eng, Comp Sci & Mathematics

Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Bedford

This requisition requires a clearance of Secret

Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time

Job Posting Jun 12, 2018, 10:21:45 AM

Req ID: 00050435