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Network/Configuration Manager – Linux Administrator

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Job Summary

DGS is currently seeking a talented Network/Configuration Manager – Linux Admin in support of our Team located at the Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, TX.

 

Responsibilities and Duties

The ideal candidate shall provide advanced level support in specific database software as evidenced by the applicable commercial certifications. Although Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server and ArcSight are the focus of current ACD DBA operations, DBAs are expected to support additional upgrades as weapons system toolsets evolve.  Other duties include:

  • Perform installation, upgrades, and daily maintenance of SANs consisting of UNIX-based, Windows-based, and VMware-based operating systems and other network and computer components.
  • Perform ACD database backups daily, weekly, and monthly on mission critical systems for same day recovery.
  • Evaluate and document the ACD network configuration and infrastructure, particularly during periods of peak usage, and determine where corrections and enhancements can be made to include Schema modifications, database configuration changes and hardware upgrades.
  • Provide all recommended fixes to include enhanced network configuration.
  • Provide Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server and ArcSight database integration services with comprehensive testing of new systems, technologies and applications to ensure they satisfy stated requirements and provide supportable systems and networks in the future.
  • Make system and network recommendations and identify results to the COR or Government shift lead.
  • Create and delete database related user accounts within two (2) working days, tracking user privileges and maintaining a list of current users.
  • Ensure the ACD Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server and ArcSight database services are secure, have the latest software patches installed, and are properly configured to DISA STIG and AF (AFI and TO) standards to minimize the potential of unauthorized intrusions.
  • Determine data gathering points throughout 33 NWS systems and networks for obtaining important ACD metrics, and determine and identify manual processes or generate programming scripts required to automate data gathering.

 

Required Skills

  • 4 years related experience.
  • Must be experience with Linux Systems Administration.
  • Must have the ability to work in a dynamic environment and effectively interact with numerous DOD, military/civilian personnel and industry partners.
  • Working knowledge of SANs consisting of UNIX-based, Windows-based, and VMware-based operating systems and other network and computer components Possess a high degree of originality, creativity, initiative requiring minimal supervision.
  • Willingness to travel within the organizational geographic Area of Responsibility (AOR) (note - could be extensive, and will include both air and ground transportation).
  • Active Top-Secret Clearance with SCI Eligibility.

 

Clearance Required

  • Current Top-Secret Clearance with SCI Eligibility
  • Willingness to submit to a Counterintelligence polygraph
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Education

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience (4 years)

Certifications

  • IAT Level II CE & CND
  • Linux +/Red Hat
  • Must meet position and certification requirements outlined in DoD Directive 8570.01-M for Information Assurance Technician Level 2 within 6 months of the date of hire

 

Company Overview

Dependable Global Solutions (DGS), a Security and Intelligence Firm, was founded in September 2004 as a privately held small business. DGS’ principle belief is that security is not a singular endeavor. Our clients require the ability to recognize, plan for, and mitigate risk in all of its various forms.

DGS specializes in IT security, mission assurance, and intelligence operations and analysis. We build, manage, and enhance our client’s ability to identify and deal with threats and attacks in near real-time

 

DGS Benefits

At DGS, we understand that our employees are our most valuable resource. That’s why we offer competitive compensation packages and a supportive environment with good work-life balance. In addition, we provide opportunities for growth and development so that our employees can continually develop their competencies, skills, and talents, and pursue advancement opportunities. When you join the DGS Team you receive - Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Life Insurance, Short Term & Long-Term Disability, Flexible Spending Account, 401k Retirement Savings Plan with Company Match, Employee Assistance Program, Tuition and Professional Development Assistance, 529 College Savings Plan.

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity? It’s time to consider DGS! Join a company that is distinguished by excellence. We offer a challenging and rewarding environment with talented professionals, great benefits, work-life balance integration, and a commitment to helping you grow and learn as well as opportunities.

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