What you’ll be doing...

As our Systems Operation Maintenance Professional (HIRT Lab Manager/Sys Admin) you will:

  • Install, configure, and maintain multiple vendor specific devices.
  • Design, build, and maintain lab network and servers.
  • Be proficient in OSX, Linux, and Windows.
  • Have experience with VMWare virtualization software.
  • Efficiently facilitate and expedite the tracking, handling, and reporting of all security events and computer incidents in accordance with government procedures.
  • Work with other team members to ensure an effective and efficient cyber incident management system for a Federal government customer.
  • Be responsible for implementing server configurations, operating systems, firewalls, patch management, and account management to protect the systems against threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Repair and recover from hardware or software failures. Coordinate and communicate with impacted constituencies.
  • Apply OS patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrade administrative tools and utilities.
  • Configure / add new services as necessary.
  • Research and recommend innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks.
  • Develop and maintain installation and configuration procedures.
  • Perform regular file archival and purge as necessary.
  • Perform periodic performance reporting to support capacity planning.
  • Perform ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization as required.
  • Configure CPU, memory, and disk partitions as required.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Active Top Secret Security Clearance with eligibility to obtain a DHS SCI; obtain and maintain a favorably adjudicated DHS background investigation (EOD) for continued employment.
  • Experience in Linux/Windows/OSX system administration.
  • Knowledge of Systems and Network Administration and Network Security.
  • Experience writing scripts to monitor system services, resources, data mine logs, etc.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Ability to understand and learn technical specifications, system requirements and other application design information as needed.
  • Experience developing Python/Bash/Perl or similar scripts.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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