[CALUG] Job posting

Jim Sansing jjsansing at verizon.net
Fri Sep 25 18:51:59 EDT 2009

Emergent Space Technologies, Inc. <http://emergentspace.com/>
6301 Ivy Lane, Ste 700
Greenbelt, MD 20770

  System Administrator (SA-090910)

    Job Description



System Administrator




Customer site, Greenbelt, MD.





*Reports to:*


Project Manager / Lead Engineer

    Job Summary

Emergent is seeking applicants experienced in Linux/Unix and Windows 
system administration. The selected applicant will administer 
small/medium-sized networked systems and/or will assist in the 
administration of larger systems. Tasks include evaluation, 
installation, configuration and maintenance of applications and services 
(e.g. postfix, ntp, nfs, samba, apache, ldap, wikis, issue trackers, 
etc.), user maintenance, system backups and recoveries, system files 
maintenance and disaster recovery.

    Minimum Requirements

    * Candidates must be a U.S. citizen and should be eligible for
      classified work.
    * B.S. in Information Technology, Computer Science or the equivalent.
    * Strong communication, teaming, and problem-solving skills.
    * Thorough understanding of operating system fundamentals, computer
      architectures, mass storage, networking and related protocols,
      UNIX commands and utilities, and common administration tasks.
    * Proficiency in at least one higher level scripting language and
      one programming language.

    Preferred Qualifications

    * Experienced in Perl, Python, bash, C, C++, FORTRAN, JAVA
    * Knowledgeable in US Government NISPOM/FIPS requirements
    * Comfortable in heterogeneous environment: Windows XP, Linux (RPM
      based), Mac OS X
    * Familiarity with basic networking, RAID, NAS, SAN, real-time Linux
      kernel extensions, object-oriented programming and design,
      collaboration and workflow services.
    * Awareness of software solutions that may be leveraged.


Resumes should be submitted to jobs @ emergentspace . com 
<mailto:jobs%C2%A0@%C2%A0emergentspace%C2%A0.%C2%A0com>. Please 
reference the job number above in your email.


/The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and 
level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. 
They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all 
responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so 
classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of 
their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed./

/ Emergent Space Technologies, Inc. is committed to assuring applicants 
and employees are treated fairly without regard to race, religion, sex, 
marital status, disability, national origin, or any other characteristic 
protected by law./

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