NOC Engineer in Silver Spring, MD at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 7/7/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Tiitle: NOC Engineer with Active Security Clearance is a MUST

Job Type: Direct Hire

Location: Georgetown, Washington, DC

Salary: Commence w/ Experience

Job Description:

  • Monitorand rapidly respond to distributed computing stacks and any alerts
  • Find,develop and eliminate patterns that are indicative of failures
  • Perform patching and security remediation for deployments (Linux and customer's application patching)
  • Apply Linux administration skills to administer large distributed applications and clusters
  • Operate inside a JIRA queue
  • Work out of and improve runbooks that are used for operational support

Required skills:

  • Experience administering Linux
  • Hardware troubleshooting fundamentals
  • TCP/IP networking fundamentals
  • Experience operating from a ticket queue

Preferred soft skills:

  • Basic knowledge of configuration management systems tools like Puppet, CFEngine, Chef, SpaceWalk or Satellite
  • Experience with monitoring systems such as Nagios
  • Experience with cloud-based hosting platforms like AWS or Rackspace/OpenStack
  • DoD 8570 compliant certification (e.g., Security+, CISSP)
  • Basic scripting experience (Bash, Python, PHP, etc.)

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