Sr. UNIX Systems Administrator/SME
S4 Inc. - Norfolk, VA

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Job Title: Sr. UNIX Systems Administrator/SME
Work Location: Norfolk, VA
Annual Salary: Commensurate with experience
Clearance: Active TS required
Education: Bachelor's Degree desired; work related experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree.
Certification: Must have Security +, or SSCP, or GSEC, or SCNP prior to hire date
Travel: Occasional (5% of time)
Hours: Must be available to work 1st or 2nd shift
S4 VA13-001

Specific Duties: We are looking for a senior level UNIX System Administration who is a subject matter expert in the following areas:
  • Configuring and deploying Solaris and Linux based complex solutions;
  • Shell scripting and troubleshooting scripts in various shells;
  • SUSE Linux;
  • Administering Brocade fabric
  • Sun Java Enterprise Directory Server (LDAP directory service) installation, configuration, and administration
  • Running thin-client multi-level solutions on Trusted Solaris
  • Providing application support for NCDOC list server for dispersion of advisories and other time sensitive subscription based messages.
  • Deployment and implementation of operating systems and application software.
  • Tracking and resolving all AIS Trouble Tickets;
  • Interacting with users to identify and resolve user requirements;
  • Providing application support for various systems tools and utilities;
  • Inventory and configuration control for CND specific systems, including portable computers, Intrusion Detection System (IDS) servers, and Database Servers.
  • Providing hardware support for CND platforms including Sun / Solaris and PC / Windows.
  • Providing configuration support, maintenance and operation of data backups using products such as Symantec Netbackup.
  • Providing hardware configuration and maintenance support of tape backup systems.
  • Ensuring backups are routinely completed and verified enabling recovery as needed; enable and maintain disaster recovery for NCDOC COOP site.
  • Providing and maintaining offsite storage of tape backups.
  • Providing management support of NETAPP storage solution.
  • NetApp configuration and administration
  • SAN experience with NetApp to include administration, backup and recovery, snap-mirror, snapshots
  • Familiarity with Sun/Oracle equipment.
Required Skills:
  • Must have a minimum of at least 12 years experience in administration of UNIX
  • Senior level experience as UNIX system administrator background with network security;
  • Previous work experience with Navy and Information Assurance is highly desired;
  • Hands-on experience with IDS, NetApp storage and backup;
  • Subject matter expert with operating systems, shell scripts, JAVA, other core services;
  • Experience with Brocade switches, LDAP, thin client;
  • Experience with configuring and administering NetApp.
Must be able to work 1st or 2nd shift when needed; and
Must have a TS clearance
Must have Security +, or SSCP, or GSEC, or SCNP to be considered for this position

S4 Inc. offers challenging projects, competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package with 401(k), and universal time off. We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. S4 participates in the E-Verify employment verification program. If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding position, then we invite you to submit your resume including salary history/requirements. Candidate selected must be able to obtain and maintain the security clearance required by the contract at all times.

If you are an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, and need a reasonable accommodation to apply to a position, please contact Michelle Sweeney, HR Manager, by phone at (781) 273-1600 or by email at

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