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Moseley Technical Services CL - Advanced Systems Administration Specialist in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

CL - Advanced Systems Administration Specialist

Job ID # 2020-11737

Contract Opportunity

Location: Pittsfield Massachusetts

Industry: Aerospace & Defense

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree

Minimum Experience: 5 Years

What You’ll Do:

  • Serve as a front-line interface to users with technical issues by conducting systems analysis and development to keep systems current with changing technologies.

  • Install new software, troubleshooting, granting permissions to applications and training users.

  • Responsible for the day-to-day support of server services by performing server administration for physical and virtual server operating systems and configuring, maintaining and troubleshooting of physical and virtual hardware and network related interfaces on servers.

  • Perform OS and vendor software patching on servers and monitor physical and virtual servers performance using monitoring tools.

What You’ll Need:

  • Candidates should have demonstrated experience with the following:

  • Strong background with deploying and maintaining RedHat Linux/CentOS Client/Server environments

  • Experience with implementing Linux security controls to maintain system compliance

  • Experience with deploying and maintaining Windows Client/Server environments

  • Candidates should have knowledge of several of the following technologies:

  • Familiarity with compliance controls: STIGs (Security Technical Implementation Guides), RMF (Risk Management Framework), DFARS (Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement), NIST SP 800-171, Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC)

  • Familiarity with developer tools : JIRA, Jenkins, Git Runner, Software Development Kits (SDK)s

  • Scripting languages such as bash, Python, Ruby

  • Configuration Management tools (Git/GitLab)

  • Kickstart to automate installation of operating system

  • Monitoring and alerting packages such as Nagios and Ganglia

  • TCP/IP, Internet Routing Protocols, private and public networks, VLANs, Firewalls, Load Balancers, addressing schemes, subnet creation and subnet masking

  • Experience with patching of Windows platforms Client 10 and Server 2012/2016 or newer

  • Experience with patching of RedHat Linux/CentOS

  • Experience installing, configuring, and writing ansible playbooks for automation supporting infrastructure production and development environments

  • Experience managing virtual machine with VMware vSphere and related technologies

*U.S. Citizenship is required by law, regulation, executive order, or government contract.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, a related field or equivalent experience combined with 5 + years of relevant experience; Master’s Degree combined with 3 + years of relevant experience.

What to Expect:

  • Applicants selected for employment will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening and background investigation which may include education, criminal and work history verifications.

  • Accepted applicants will have the opportunity to be eligible for benefits, including medical and supplemental insurance and a 401K. Appreciation and gratitude for employees is a hallmark of organizations with low turnover.

Moseley Technical Services, Inc. is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employer.


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For more information about Moseley visit:

Detrom 256-880-0446 Ext. 326 (

Street: 100 Plastics