Unix Administrator
Aveshka, Inc. - McLean, VA

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(Position required a current/active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph clearance)
The qualified candidate will be responsible for the investigation, resolution, and explanation of system related issues. The candidate will also be required to deploy and implement enhancements that will improve the reliability, maintainability, and performance of the system and infrastructure. In addition, the selected candidate must be able to manage assigned tasks, interact with internal and external customers & development team, and clearly communicate status information. Candidate should be able to work independently or as a member of a team on complex tasks. Candidate should be self-motivated, a good team player, possess good communications skills, and be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment.

SA experience with UNIX/Linux or Windows administration
Deploy, maintain, and enhance the security of server and desktop systems
through administrative, preventive, detective, and reactive controls,
such as change and configuration management, anti-virus measures
Good understanding of network engineering and security principles
(e.g. protocols, routing, switching, filtering, Firewall rules, etc.)
Excellent project and time management skills; proven ability to
function as team leader for multiple activities
Excellent customer service skills, including end-user support experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, as demonstrated by
technical synopses, white papers, presentations, etc.
Aveshka is an employee owned professional services firm dedicated to supporting our clients in areas of national interests. We provide capabilities across Cyber Security & IT, Innovative Analytic Solutions, and Policy, Planning and Preparedness. Our team fuses technology, consulting, and subject matter expertise to assist our clients in defining critical problems, developing creative and innovative approaches, and implementing tailored solutions.

Aveshka encourages collaborative communication and ongoing learning. Some of our benefits include:

100% paid benefits for our employees
Extensive training programs
Education reimbursement
Technology benefits
Commuter benefits
Generous paid time off and much more!