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Linux System Administrator in Providence, Rhode Island

LocationProvidence, Rhode Island 02909
Employment TypeContractor
Date Posted2023-05-19
Direct Apply
Valid Through2024-02-14

Job Description:

Job Family :

Systems Engineering (Digital)

Travel Required :


Clearance Required :

Ability to Obtain Public Trust

  • Manage and maintain a variety of Linux/Unix operating systems, particularly RHEL 7x, including system administration, security patching, OS upgrades, and trouble-shooting

  • Willing to perform rotational on-call support and/or non-standard working hours in a 24x7/365 operational environment

  • Design and solve complex problems with automation first techniques utilizing client provided automation tools.

  • Write system scripts for daily administration and have the ability to document system infrastructure including Ansible playbooks

  • Install, test, configure, customize, and maintain various data center facility support systems.

  • Monitor and maintain system performance, capacity, availability, and tune as needed.

  • Develop, maintain, and document programs or scripts to perform systems/platform maintenance using enterprise frameworks in at least one of a variety of languages

  • Maintain and contribute to enterprise source code and configuration (git) repositories.

  • Participates in Post-Incident Reviews to document lessons learned to create/update automation/tooling.

  • Analyze system logs and identify and remediate issues with systems.

  • Create, maintain, and execute scripts to perform routine maintenance.

  • Perform patch/fix research and software upgrades through service packs or other software bundling methodologies following governmental standards and procedures used at the DISC.

  • Monitor and maintain system performance, capacity, availability and perform tuning as needed.

  • Configure, customize, and optimize clustering or other high availability solutions to support failover and/or disaster recovery.

  • Utilize automation tools and frameworks following organizational standards.

  • Develop solutions leading to improvements.

  • Utilize methods for identifying opportunities for improvement.

  • Perform system backups and recovery

What You Will Need :

  • BA/BS Degree. In lieu of degree 4 years additional experience will be needed.

  • 4-6 years of experience as a System Administrator

  • Experience with Ansible and/or Puppet

  • Experience with configuration management and automation tools in a data center environment

  • US. Citizenship or US Permanent Residency is required for the position

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Exceptional customer service skills.

  • Strong time-management and prioritization skills.

  • Ability to communicate applicable technical subject matter expertise to management and others.

  • Ability to apply and provide feedback on service operation model and practices.

What Would Be Nice To Have :

  • Operational experience in a 24x7x365 environment

  • Willing and able to work non-standard hours (evenings, nights)

The annual salary range for this position is $75,000.00-$112,500.00. Compensation decisions depend on a wide range of factors, including but not limited to skill sets, experience and training, security clearances, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs.

What We Offer:

Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.

Benefits include:

  • Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance

  • Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays

  • Parental Leave

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan

  • Group Term Life and Travel Assistance

  • Voluntary Life and AD&D Insurance

  • Health Savings Account, Health Care & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Transit and Parking Commuter Benefits

  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability

  • Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development, Certifications & Learning Opportunities

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach

  • Care.com annual membership

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Supplemental Benefits via Corestream (Critical Care, Hospital Indemnity, Accident Insurance, Legal Assistance and ID theft protection, etc.)

  • Position may be eligible for a discretionary variable incentive bonus

About Guidehouse

Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.

If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at ***** or via email at ***** . All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation.

Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.

Job ID: 8601085235063088515

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