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Systems Engineer Senior Linux Administration TS/SCI Full Scope Poly Herndon, VA

Lockheed Martin

Herndon, VA
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The primary responsibility of this position is to provide technical leadership for the Geospatial & Visualization Solutions (GVS) Deployment Team. This team is responsible for deploying, updating, testing, and accrediting GVS Enterprise and External system. The candidate is required to coordinate across multiple groups, organizing site deployments, decommisions, and accreditations following established customer proceedures, often involving multiple stakeholders. They will be responsible for a full team of engineers, and will have to coordinate activities across multiple GVS systems. The candidate will be responsible for leading the Operations team in the following:
• New system deployments and accreditation
• Regular system updates and maintenance
• Coordination with site ISP, accreditation team, and testing orginization
• Ensuring systems are properly tested/configured/deployed at all stages of their lifecycle
• Reporting system status and conducting weekly customer tag-ups

The candidate must also possess leadership qualities which are exhibited in the following:
• Ability to prioritize between multiple competing needs
• Handling difficult, demanding, or unreasonable users
• Commitment to excellent customer service
• Ability to operate in a demanding, high-stress environment
• Ability to disseminate complex or technical information to a wide audience
• Capability to ask the right questions to understand the workflow and process behind user questions and concerns

The candidate will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements

Basic Qualifications
• Remotely administering and troubleshooting Red Hat Linux and Windows servers (with an emphasis on Linux servers).
• Experience operating in a virtualized environment and in an Application Service Provider (ASP) –Infrastructure Service Provider (ISP) relationship
• Experience writing and maintaining Linux shell scripts and Windows Powershell scripts
• Familiarity with Linux and Windows OS patching using tools such as Red Hat Satellite Server, yum, WSUS, and SCCM
• Experience with at least one GVS application components (JBOSS, Google Earth, ESRI ArcGIS, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Drupal)

Desired skills
• Experience deploying developed code on enterprise systems
• Experience installing, configuring, and deploying COTS solutions to virtualized environments
• Familiar with VMWare client
• Familiar with AWS
• Operating Systems experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux, ESXi (virtualization), VMware, and Windows Server
• Systems Administration experience, including ability to install O/S patches and troubleshoot on Windows and Linux systems
• Experience working with external partners such as GIMS, NES, MIDB, GEOAxIS, etc
• Knowledge of network and storage technologies (Cisco and NetApp specifically)
• Ability to communicate effectively and work in a collaborative environment
• Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)
• Strong presentation skills (all levels of management / customer)

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status

Job Location(s): Herndon Virginia