Linux Administrator

Tampa, FL /
IT /
Contingent Full Time
Ironclad Technology Services is a Virginia based Information Technology and Business Consulting services company focused on supporting public and private sector customers as they tackle their most daunting information technology and business challenges. We focus on solving real world business problems through innovative thinking, a talented staff, and hard work.

Ironclad Technology Services is hiring a Linux Administrator to join our growing team in Tampa, FL.


    • Maintaining and updating the Linux environment for the USCENTCOM enterprise.
    • Build, configure, and administrate all aspects of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6, 7, & 8
    • Must be able to apply security hardness according to DISA STIG requirements
    • Build, configure, and administrate Red Hat Satellite Server 6.x
    • Be able to export/import Satellite repository from connected networks to multiple disconnected networks.
    • Familiar with Ansible and be able to deploy playbooks via the Red Hat Satellite Server
    • Manage users and group accordingly
    • Setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software, validating and implementing critical system patches, and allocating mass storage space.
    • Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.
    • Assist in the implementation of policies and standards related to the use of computing resources, overall strategy, design, implementation, and operational aspects of multiple systems, operating environments, and related software.
    • Schedules, plans, and oversees system upgrades.
    • Develops functional requirements through interaction with end-users and coordinates with development team on systematic enhancements or changes.
    • Reviews the efficiency and effectiveness of the process for controlling problems.
    • Performs a variety of difficult assignments associated with monitoring and controlling computer operating systems.
    • Analyzes system faults and troubleshoots and runs diagnostic tests on operating systems and hardware to detect problems.
    • Evaluates and installs developed software during various phases of testing.
    • Reviews and prepares documentation for systems, tests and installation of software.
    • Investigates and recommends methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
    • Initiates preventive maintenance on the operating systems as well as repair to system/environment problems.
    • Administers systems/environment solutions for multiple projects with varying schedules.
    • Interfaces with vendors for trouble calls.
    • Supports the planning of system/environment requirements for individual projects.
    • Producing management information related to problem management.
    • Allocating resources to support efforts related to problem management.
    • Monitoring the effectiveness of error control and making recommendations for improving.
    • Ensuring problems are escalated and tracked at the proper priority level.

Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor's degree and 5+ years of progressively responsible experience is desired or 9+ year's experience (preferred) in lieu of education.
    • Experience working with Linux, Windows Server, VMware, and Active Directory.
    • Active TS/SCI Security Clearance
    • Security+ CE certification
    • Desired certifications: RHCSA, MCSE
Ironclad Technology Services is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (EEO/AA). All employment and hiring decisions are based on qualifications, merit, and business needs without regard to race, religion, color, sexual orientation, nationality, gender, ethnic origin, disability, age, sex, gender identity, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Ironclad offers a comprehensive compensation package including Health and Dental Insurance, Vision and Life Insurance, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability, 401(K) + company match, Paid Time Off (PTO), Paid Company Holidays, Tuition Assistance Program and more. 

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