System Engineer (Linux Server Administration).
DigiFlight, Inc. - Herndon, VA

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We are currently seeking a System Engineer ( Linux Server Administration) .

Provides a total systems perspective including a technical understanding of relationship dependencies and requirements of hardware and software components. Also, responsible for maintaining end-to-end integrity of systems or sub-systems by defining the requirements architecture, configuration planning, implementation, testing and providing operations and maintenance support. Apply principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis. Works with the technical staff to understand problems with software and then resolve them. Resolves customer complaints with the software and responds to suggestions for improvements and enhancements. Prepares required project documentation.

Analyzes user interfaces, maintain hardware and software performance tuning, analyze workload and computer usage, maintain interfaces with outside systems, analyze down-times, analyze proposed system modifications, upgrades and new COTS. Defines the problem, and develops system requirements and program specifications, from which programmers prepare detailed flow charts, programs, and tests. Coordinates closely with programmers to ensure proper implementation of program and system specifications. Develops, in conjunction with functional users, system alternative solutions.

Establish functional and technical specifications and standards, solve hardware and software interface problems, input/output parameters and ensure integration of the entire systems or subsystem.

Work with other engineers, systems analyst, programmers, technicians, scientists and top-level managers to design, test and evaluate systems.

Maintain and administer computer networks and related computing environments including computer hardware, software, applications and all configurations.

Provide Tier 2 ( 24x7) support

Required skills:

Agile methodology

Experience with CVE/VIP cloud architecture

Apache/Tomcat Admin installation, deployment and data-sources creation

MySQL installation and administration experience

Facile with advance UNIX commands and scripting

Experience with software configuration management

Experience with SSL configuration, Putty/PsFTP

Experience with SVN administration

Experience with LINUX server administration

Working knowledge of network configuration to include load balancing

Desired skills:

Experience with Adobe CQ

Experience with Ruby Applications as well as Windows environments.

You must have a current and active TS/SCI w CI or FS Poly security clearance for this position.

Our corporate culture promotes a healthy work/life balance.

DigiFlight’s competitive benefits package allows employees to manage their personal and
professional portfolios through a variety of features and programs.

Our benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, and Flexible Spending Account , Paid Time Off
( PTO), 10 paid holidays, Tuition Education Assistance, Professional Development, 401 ( k)
retirement plan, Life insurance and short- and long-term disability insurance, Employee
Referral Program .

DigiFlight, Inc. ( DFI) is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.