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IT Junior UNIX/Linux System Administrator (F Band)

Be a part of a fortune 500 Combat Systems group and a global leader in the design, development, production, support and enhancement of tracked and wheeled military vehicles. Our client has a 70 year defense heritage of providing a full spectrum of high quality, technically superior, high value products and services to the United States and its Allies. Their employees are dedicated to making the Company the World’s preferred supplier of land vehicles and weapons systems.

If you take pride in your work, want a challenge that inspires your best ideas, and enjoy being part of a winning team, this is the place for you.
IT Junior UNIX/Linux System Administrator (F Band)
(U.S. Citizenship Required*)
Sterling Heights, MI

• Participate in and support capacity planning and the development of long-term strategic goals for Unix systems and software in conjunction with end-users and department managers.
• Coordinate with network engineering, business application, and database administration functions to implement Unix systems that utilize industry best practices to meet corporate objectives.
• Install and configure Unix systems and software.
• Implement policies, procedures, and technologies to ensure Unix system security through secure system access, monitoring, control, and routine security evaluations.
• Perform standard configuration, management, and maintenance tasks for related file systems, input/output systems, clustering, storage, and applications.
• Perform and test system configuration backups and restores to ensure system recovery from error or outage.
• Perform and test data backups and restores, in conjunction with the storage team where present, to ensure full data retrieval.
• Review and deploy Unix system releases and vendor-supplied patches according to best practices.
• Anticipate, mitigate, identify, troubleshoot, and resolve hardware and software problems on all Unix systems.
• Support application development teams throughout project lifecycles.
• Monitor, test, and tune system performance; preserve and provide system log files as needed.
• Recommend and execute modifications to Unix systems in order to improve efficiency, reliability, and performance.
• Conduct research on Unix-related hardware and software in support of procurement and system development efforts.
• Remain informed on laws, trends, and issues, including current and emerging technologies and best practices; advise, counsel, and educate executive and management teams on their relative importance.
• Ensure Unix-based systems comply with policies, standards, licensing agreements, configuration guidelines, and best-practices for maintaining regulatory compliance.
• Ensure secure user access and role validation processes.
• Perform Unix server/database transaction and security audits leading to identification and mitigation of security threats to enterprise data. Recommend and implement changes where necessary.
• Create required reports in response to business user needs.
• Create Unix shell scripts.
• Develop, document, and maintain Unix system training materials and systems documentation for educating new IT staff.

• Training in Solaris (9,10,11), ZFS, LVM, Red Hat Linux (5,6,7)
• Specific knowledge of Unix platform(s) required
• Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining Unix servers, networks
• Hands-on hardware and software troubleshooting experience
• Working technical knowledge of coding using shell scripting
• Good technical knowledge of current network hardware and standards, including TCP/IP and FC
• Extensive support experience with EMC Networker, HPE Data Protector, EMC Unisphere, VNX
• Strong understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives
• Familiarity with Oracle DB, and supporting a DBA team
• Strong customer service orientation
• Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities
• Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
• Good written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills
• Ability to conduct research into Unix issues and products as required
• Ability to present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language
• Highly self-motivated and directed
• Keen attention to detail
• Team-oriented and skilled in working within a collaborative environment
• 9/80 on-site work week with on-call availability
• 5% travel required
• Sitting for extended periods of time
• Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, and other computer components
• Lifting and transporting of moderately heavy objects, such as servers and peripherals
*U.S. Citizenship is required by law, regulation, executive order, or government contract.

Education and Experience:
• Bachelors of Science degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related is preferred
• Experience will be considered in lieu of degree
• 5 years of experience as a UNIX/Linux administrator

Conditions of Employment:
Applicants selected for employment will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening and background investigation which may include education, criminal and work history verifications.

About Our Company:
Moseley Technical Services, Inc. is dedicated to providing our clients with a high standard of quality products and services. For two decades, our reputation has been built on this dedication and the long-term relationships developed with some of the most prestigious companies in the aerospace and defense industries. These business relationships give you the opportunities to not only find a job but to find one you can value and enjoy. We will be dedicated to you and to making your career a success.

Accepted applicants will have the opportunity to be eligible for benefits, including medical and supplemental insurance and a 401K. Appreciation and gratitude for employees is a hallmark of organizations with low turnover.

Moseley Technical Services, Inc. is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employer.

Join a team that values your experience!
Job Number: 2019-9735
Job Location: Sterling Heights, MI
Input Date: 09/30/2019
Address: 7500 S MEMORIAL PKWY STE 215-R
City, State: HUNTSVILLE, AL 35802
Phone: 256/880-0446
Fax Phone: 256/880-0936

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