• Linux Technician

    Posted Date 4 days ago(12/3/2019 9:10 AM)
    ID
    2019-41758
    Job Location
    USA-VA-Fairfax
    Required Clearance
    Secret
    Category
    Technicians/Technical Support
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Basic Qualifications

    Associate’s degree in related discipline or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.

     

    Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected for the Linux technician position will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

     

     

    Responsibilities for this Position

    General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Linux technician.  This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems.  General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.

     

    Imagine being part of the team that develops the technologies, products and services that help our nation’s heroes keep our nation safe. The work is important. The challenges are career-defining. The opportunity is waiting for you at GDMS.

     

    What you’ll be doing

    • Conducting systems integration and test 
    • Participating in requirements definition and system design and development
    • Analyzing system, functional and performance requirement

    What you need to bring to the table:

    • Experience with RHEL/CentOS/Fedora Linux Operating Systems

    • Experience with Containers (Docker, Kubernetes, LXC) and/or Virtual Machines (QEMU/KVM, VMWare, Virtualbox)

    • A strong work ethic and discipline  
       

    What sets you apart:

    • Linux shell scripting

    • Configuring and managing OpenShift deployments

    • Service management with systemd

    • Experience with Agile development

    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Creative thinking with the ability to multi-task
    • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative (team) environment  
    • Ability to quickly grasp and apply new information
    • Ability to handle more complex assignments as experience progresses
    • Self-motivated, engaged, continuously learning and looking for ways to improve things

     
    One last thing:

    Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected for the Linux technician position will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

     

     

    General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran.

     

     

    Company Overview

    General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.  With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.  Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.  We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.  You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.  If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!

     

    General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.  EOE/Disability/Veteran

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