Systems Engineer - Unix/Linux at Intrepid Solutions and Services in Alexandria, Virginia

Posted in Other 1 day ago.

Job Description:


Seeking a skilled Systems Engineer, with experience in Unix and Linux platforms, to join our Intrepid team. This is a great opportunity for skilled Engineers to continue to diversify their abilities and advance within a prominent program.


  • Responsible for Red Hat Enterprise Linux configuration, administration, automation and security compliance.
  • Maintain an awareness of Network infrastructure issues, and monitor Red Hat Linux operating systems that cater to the client's needs within the Networking environment.
  • Resolve user issues, address change management requests, and identify potential issues by implementing protective measures.
  • Perform checks and address configurations in compliance with DISA STIGs to include Apache web server STIG configurations for Satellite 6 server, and SELinux compliance and configuration.
  • Provide troubleshooting and configuration of Red Hat 7 servers that are virtualized, by way of addressing host-based firewall, and high availability services, and updating of software packages.
  • Perform scripts, such as Python and Shell, to more easily automate and complete instructions lists, use troubleshooting procedures and technical information to identify severity of issues and carry out accordingly the resolution process, research issues that do not have a recognized solution and prepare a resolution process.
  • Configure, maintain, and support Intermapper network monitoring tool application as well as Intermapper file management, and replication on Windows 2012 server. Provide support for infrastructure monitoring and reporting, reviewing and providing logs and reports from the Intermapper services.


  • This position operates on a standard 8 hour schedule Monday - Friday.
  • Position currently operates on-site in a rotational schedule, to be discussed in detail during the interview process. Expectation should currently be on-site presence required at ~50%.
  • Meet 24/7 on-call duties over weekend/holidays as-necessary.

TRAVEL: Position does not anticipate regular travel.


CLEARANCE: Active Top Secret ***Top Secret (TS) required upon application for initial consideration. This position is not open for any clearance upgrades reactivation, or sponsorship.***


  • 10+ years of experience in Information Technology with increasing responsibilities in an enterprise server infrastructure focusing on systems engineering and integration in a DoD environment.
  • 7+ years supporting a Red Hat environment and extensive server experience.
  • 5+ years supporting a large VMware environment and extensive virtualization experience.
  • Red Hat Certified Systems Administrator (RHCSA) or Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)

  • Red Hat Satellite management experience

  • Windows application server management experience

  • VMware Certified Professional (Datacenter Virtualization)

  • Current Security+CE certification/8570 compliant certificate


  • Master's Degree in Computer Science or Information Systems/Technology Management
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) Server
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or COMPTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)
  • Experience with Rubrik Backup Solution
  • Experience with SolarWinds products
  • ITIL Foundation Certification
  • Experience with enforcing STIG restrictions/configuations via Red Hat Satellite/kickstart or Ansible would be a benefit.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled