Linux IT Systems Engineer / Active Secret Clearance / FL

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Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) develops and produces electro-optic and smart munitions systems. They're pioneers of high-performance missiles, missile defense, advanced sensors, threat detection and rocket technology, delivering these capabilities to military forces globally. They pride themselves on protecting citizens and advancing the boundaries of science with the most important and challenging missions in the world. Learn more about MFC here.

Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. Lockheed Martin is committed to the growth and development of their diverse teams of employees, so they support their teams with benefits like:

  • Health insurance coverage
  • Life & disability insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid vacation & holidays
  • Partial 401(k) plan match
  • Mentoring and coaching
  • Paid time off for jury duty and military obligations
  • Internal and external education programs
  • Description:Designs, develops and leads system engineering, including complex High Performance Computing systems and systems design activities in multiple environments. Ensures conversion of mission requirements into total systems solutions that account for design and technology maturity constraints of the system. Supports internal and external requirements reviews. Maintains knowledge of current and developing technologies.

    • Knowledge and experience with system administration of heterogeneous networks including Windows 7/10, Windows Server, Linux
    • Manage operating system upgrades and patching (Windows/Linux)
    • Perform guidance and management for hardware diagnostics, troubleshooting and maintenance on multiple architectures
    • Ensure the integrity and availability of applications and coordinate new application installations, upgrades and customer support on the open-network and in classified areas.
    • Responsible for implementing effective backup/recovery, resource
    accounting, and auditing procedures.
    • Perform troubleshooting and maintenance on varied IT hardware (PCs, printers, laptops, etc.).
    • Validates system security requirements definition and analysis
    • Establishes system security designs
    • Implements security designs in hardware, software, data, and procedures
    • Verifies security requirements
    Please identify "basic qualifications" and "desired" skills for this position. The skills listed below will be displayed to all job seekers on the web. They will help you make and justify a selection decision. Recruiters will also use these skills to prepare search criteria when sourcing resumes. Basic qualifications are those that the candidate must absolutely possess in order to be selected for the position, and Desired Skills are those skills that would set a candidate apart from the others.

    Basic Qualifications:
    Active Secret Clearance (with investigation within the last 5 years)
    • Ability to maintain a security clearance, and customers' acceptance
    • Demonstrated experience in leveraging state-of-the-art solutions for programs
    • Demonstrated experience working in environments, ensuring compliance with NISPOM/RMF/JSIG Security guidelines and other government security regulations.
    • Demonstrated experience developing effective stakeholder and partner relationships
    • Demonstrated experience effectively performing in a fast paced, dynamic environment
    • Demonstrated ability to work through technical, project, operational and resource challenges
    • Proven business acumen to manage multiple assignments and projects with the ability to balance technical requirements with business needs and affordability
    • Demonstrated collaboration and teaming skills at all levels of the organization
    • Knowledge and experience with system administration for Linux and/or Windows 7/10, Windows Server/Active Directory
    • Strong leadership, organization, and interpersonal skills to provide customer support and support the team
    Desired Skills:
    • Experience in High Performance Computing (HPC) with demonstrated technical knowledge, lead in infrastructure and IT security domains
    • Active Top Secret security clearance (investigation within the past 5 years)
    • Extensive experience in Linux Environments
    • Extensive experience in High Performance Computing (HPC) with demonstrated technical knowledge, lead in infrastructure and IT security domains
    • Experience with Parallel File Systems (PFS) such as Lustre or GPFS/Spectrum Scale
    • Experience with workload managers such as PBS Pro, SLURM, Torque, Oracle Grid Engine, etc.
    • Experience with cluster management utilities such as xCAT, Warewulf, Bright Cluster Manager, etc.
    • Experience with InfiniBand networking
    • Ability to develop technical and financial business cases and strategies based on complex requirements
    • Prefer Security+, CISSP, or other IAT Level II/III security certification
    • Experience configuring and maintaining Active Directory domains and/or NIS domains
    • Experience with SSSD and Active Directory Integration
    • Experience configuring and maintaining DNS (Unix and/or Windows)
    • Scripting ability to support system administration (Ansible, Python, BASH, Perl, Batch, VBScript, PowerShell, etc.)
    • Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills
    • Experience managing McAfee anti-virus updates on Windows and Linux/Unix
    • Linux certification
    • Technical documentation creation and management
    • Experience developing and maintaining Linux or Windows baselines, including security settings and STIG compliance
    • Ability to identify application related configuration details for optimized performance
    • Intuitive thinker that can contrive and implement new solutions to technical problems
    • Knowledge and experience implementing Technical Requirements on multiple operating systems for NISPOM Chapter-8, JAFAN, JSIG, DoD RMF, and other protection level caveats
    • Knowledge/Experience with Multi-Level Security (MLS) or Multi-Category Security (MCS) solutions
    • Demonstrated experience with RMF Requirements to include Splunk, NESSUS, and other security technologies to improve efficiencies and productivity
    • Experience with monitoring and logging such as with Splunk, Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana (ELK), syslog, etc.
    • Demonstrated ability to drive common processes and best practices
    • Demonstrated experience promoting new technologies to improve efficiencies and productivity
    • Familiarity with mass storage technologies such as NAS, SAN and data strategy concepts such as tiering data and HSM
    • Understanding of Object Storage to include S3, Ceph, etc.
    • Understanding of DevSecOps processes to include CI/CD pipelines
    • Experience with containers, especially in HPC applications using Singularity, Docker, Shifter, etc.
    • Experience with Kubernetes and container orchestration in secure environments
    • Familiarity with software license mechanisms, particularly FlexLM

    Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
    Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

    As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
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