UNIX System Administrator #5062


  • US-VA-Fairfax
  • Information Technology
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Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers—people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. We believe in making a difference by developing digital strategies and delivering the technology-related innovation that improves governmental operations each day.

But we can’t do it alone. We welcome and nurture an inclusive and diversified work culture. Because different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives make us better decision-makers, problem solvers, and creators. We’re changing the face of I.T. – from our diverse staff to the end-products we develop. And we’re excited to expand our team. Are you ready to be a transformer?


  • Support the requests of the production and development teams to solve any problems related with the Linux servers;
  • Develop and oversee the backup, replication and disaster recovery strategies;
  • Maintain documentation for procedures, configurations and programs;
  • Manage and maintain the overall application and database health and administration of the DEASIL/LPR program
  • Ensure the Linux servers adhere to NIST and Government Security agency standards;
  • Perform server hardware maintenance and upgrades;
  • Maintain the Red Hat Satellite system management solution for deployment and patching
  • Install, configure and maintain servers in a mixed Windows and Linux environment;
  • Maintain/monitor the health of the Linux servers through both automated and manual processes
  • Provide guidance and direction for Linux system Journeyman and senior level colleagues




  • Bachelor’s with 8+ years (or commensurate experience)
  • Must have active Secret or Top Secret DOD clearance and able to acquire DEA suitability 

GovCIO is a team of transformers — people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. Every day, we make a positive impact by delivering innovative IT services and solutions that improve how government agencies operate and serve our citizens.

But we can’t do it alone. We need great people to help us do great things – for our customers, our culture, and our ability to attract other great people. We are changing the face of government IT and building a workforce that fuels this missoin. Are you ready to be transformer?

GovCIO is a team of professionals who want to make a difference. And that can only happen with a diverse, happy, and cared-for team. So, we prioritize your well-being, equity for all and look for ways to make work a better place for each of us every day.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religious affiliation, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability status. EOE AA M/ F/Vet/Disabled

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