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Linux System Administrator T2

Req #: 203023
Location: Sterling, VA US
Job Category: Information Technology
Security Clearance: TS/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Status: Must Be Current

Job Description

Summary:  BIT Systems is looking for a Linux System Administrator to work with a technically diverse team that develops and supports infrastructure for software based signal processing applications.  The successful candidate will implement baseline changes, maintain software applications, troubleshoot supported software applications and equipment, create and maintain required documentation, install and setup servers and workstations, and will interface with internal teams as well as external customer support organizations.  Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work on a diverse team are critical.  Must have good organizational skills and be able to work on multiple tasks simultaneously in a dynamic work environment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Setting up Linux workstations and servers
  • Monitoring hardware for failures, diagnosing and tracking failures, repairing failed equipment
  • Password change management
  • DNS support and updates
  • Interfacing with internal customers on issues, diagnosing and fixing user related problems
  • Linux scripting (bash, python, perl, etc)
  • Familiarity with security requirements for classified environments
  • License management
  • Able to setup and move workstations and other equipment
  • Other system administrative and documentation duties, as needed

Required Qualifications:

  • Typically requires a bachelor’s degree or equivalent and 2 to 4 years of related experience
  • Linux (Red Hat) System Administration
  • Strong communication and organizational skills

Desired Qualifications:

  • Spacewalk (Red Hat Satellite Server)
  • Puppet
  • Network familiarity (CISCO)
  • HP Proliant Servers
  • Experience with VMware
  • Experience with Red Hat Virtualization
  • Vulnerability Scanning (SECSCAN / NESSUS)
  • Security+ Certification

Company Information:

BIT Systems Inc., a CACI company.  The commitment of our employees to "Engineering Results" is the catalyst that has propelled BITS to becoming a leader in software development, R&D, sensor development and signal processing. Our engineering teams are highly adept at solving complex problems with the application of leading-edge technology solutions, empowering decision-makers to make better mission-critical decisions.

We are looking for talented IT/Engineer professionals that are excited about the dynamic intelligence community space and using the latest technologies available to create truly rich user experiences. This is your opportunity to work with a highly talented engineering team that builds technology that bridges software and intelligence community needs. Our client engagement processes, the way we collaborate, operate, and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.  Choose us, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

Not to mention BITS benefits are quite unique.  Basically, BITS benefits equate to 50% of salary on TOP of your base salary. The first part is a tax−qualified profit sharing retirement plan to which BITS annually contributes up to 25% of your base salary (not in excess of applicable IRS limits) to your retirement account under the plan. The second part consists of BITS' Individual Benefit Account Plan (the IBA), which is used for premiums, medical reimbursements, dependent care, education and BITS' Paid Time Off (PTO) Policy. Both components of the BITS benefit package are paid for by BITS in addition to your base salary and potential performance bonuses. View more on benefits:

We believe in healthy home/ work balance; both our locations offer a wide variety of activities to balance with your work life. Check us out at:

What We Can Offer You:

- We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.


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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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