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Senior LINUX Field Engineer

The Maven Group, LLC | West Mclean VA 22103 USA | Full Time | Posted: 11/16/2019

Job Descriptiontop

Our client located in McLean, VA is looking for a talented Linux Field Engineer that is willing and able to travel internationally 45-40% of the time.   When not traveling the candidate will report to the McLean office.

This position REQUIRES and Active TS/SCI clearance.  NO EXCEPTIONS.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in the field being the LINUX subject matter expert.  Once onsite you will configure and optimize the system to the specifications of the host nation and provide on the job training to the local personnel.

Before deployment you will provide subject matter expertise to the engineering staff during the System Development Life Cycle leading up to the deployment of a new baseline.

Important other duties:

  • Responsible for the technical direction, leadership, and training of less experienced staff.
  • Must have the ability to complete complex assignments without direction and direct those engineers that are more junior.
  • Ensures that systems are implemented in a very tight time frame and within budget.
  • Work performed is time and mission critical.


Job Requirementstop

To be considered the ideal candidate will:

  • Possess a Bachelor's degree from an accredited university in an appropriate technical field or 10+ years of general engineering experience.
  • Strong background in Linux engineering/administration.
  • Possess a good understanding of the system development life cycle.
  • Must have 3 years’ experience in general engineering or IT disciplines.
  • Must have 3 years of experience in Unix/Linux Shell Scripting (Bash, C-Shell, Korn Shell).
  • Must have familiarity with SQL syntax and query logic.
  • Successful candidate must be willing and able to lift 50 pounds.
  • To be eligible for this role you must hold an active TS/SCI Clearance.

Job Detailstop

Location West Mclean, VA, 22103, United States
Categories Computer Hardware, Professional
Sec Clearances Top Secret/SCI with Full-scope Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI with CI Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI, Top Secret/SSBI, Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Location Maptop

Contact Informationtop

Contact Name Jeff Walton
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Primary Phone 919-321-0317
Job Code 4634