Peraton Corporation

  • Linux Systems Administrator (Active Clearance)

    Job Locations US-DC
    Posted Date 2 months ago(1/18/2019 9:17 AM)
    Requisition ID
    Information Technology
    Clearance Status
    Security Clearance
    Top Secret/SCI
  • Overview

    Peraton is seeking a Linux Systems Administrator to support our customer at the Naval Research Lab (NRL) in Washington, DC.

    This position will be responsible for providing configuration, administration, security and troubleshooting/brainstorming for unique computing and storage solutions for a heterogeneous environment including Linux (Centos and Ubuntu) servers, PCs, and Mac OS X systems. 


    • Writing and debugging skills in bash bourne shell scripts
    • Writing and debugging in Perl or Python
    • Coding and debugging in C
    • Writing scripts/programs to automate system administration tasks
    • Debugging and writing of policies
    • Linux performance tuning



    • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Networks, Computer Science, Engineering or related disciplines from an accredited institution plus five (05) years of relevant experience. Equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
    • Experience Installing new/rebuild existing servers and workstations, configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements
    • Experience providing Tier III support; investigating and troubleshooting issues
    • Experience creating, changing, and deleting user accounts
    • Security+ Certification 


    • This position requires the candidate to already have a current Secret security clearance and to maintain the clearance, (TS/SCI is preferred).

    About Peraton

    Are you ready to join the next-generation of national security? Peraton is a fresh name in the industry with an established portfolio and legacy going back more than a century. We work differently than our peers – with agility, the freedom to innovate, an entrepreneurial spirit and a culture of responsibility. As part of the Peraton team, you’ll be part of our movement to build a great company, solve the most daunting challenges facing mankind today, to protect and promote freedom around the world, and to secure our future, for our families, our communities, our nation, and our way of life.

    EEO Statement

    We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.


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