C4PS-2505 Linux System Engineer

Miami, Florida, United States expand job description ↓


Position Title: Senior Linux Systems Engineer

Location: Miami, FL

Position Type: Full-Time

Security Clearance Requirement: Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI)

Certification Requirements:

  • CompTIA Security+


  • RedHat Certified Systems Administrator (RHCSA): Or
  • RedHat Certified Engineer (RHCE); Or
  • Equivalent or Higher Linux Certification

Years of Experience: minimum 8+ years’ experience

Roles and Responsibilities:

Applicant must possess deep understanding of Linux (Red Hat) concepts and demonstrable expertise in the Linux operating system. Applicant must especially possess recent past performance leading Linux focused projects with minimal supervision. Will be responsible for maintaining the Linux based administrate infrastructure, including databases, malware protection software, and other processes. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Direct and perform all necessary audits and maintenance activities to ensure service levels are sustained, and that systems are optimized and not compromised.
  • Develop and maintain system documentation, including diagrams, Standard Operating Procedures and work instructions
  • Coordinate projects with other departments and external organizations.
  • Perform after-hours support duties to sustain assigned systems and service levels – 24/7/365.
  • Develop and test new products, troubleshoot complex system issues, interpret work orders to program various systems, and resolving escalated issues.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science; Or
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology; Or
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering; or
  • 8-10 years of knowledge of computer programming languages and relevant work experience

Preferred Skills:

  • ITIL certification
  • Excellent project management and time-management skills
  • Ability to present technical information in a way that non-technical management and staff will understand
  • Focus on quality and attention to detail
  • Knowledge of database security procedures and protocols
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work well with a team
  • Knowledge of standard information security policies
  • Reverse engineering skills on Linux systems (OS and software/scripts)
  • Detailed Linux operating systems knowledge (build, configure, boot)
  • Red Hat Package Manager skills
  • Server provisioning via VMWare, Linux Scripting, and Python


Minimum Certification Requirements (DoD 8570.01-M-IAT Level II)

  • Baselin Certification
    • CompTIA Security+
  • Computing Environment
    • RedHat Certified Systems Administrator (RHCSA): Or
    • RedHat Certified Engineer (RHCE); Or
    • Equivalant or Higher Linus Certification


  • Paid Vacation, Sick Time and Holidays
  • Medical, Dental, Life and Disability Insurance
  • 401K with Employer Contribution Matching
  • Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business
  • Equal Opportunity Employer
  • ISO 9001:2015 Certified Company
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