Linux/ Unix Systems Engineer

Information Technology Fort Huachuca, Arizona Job ID: 2017-11651


STG, Inc. has an immediate opportunity as a Linux/ Unix Systems Engineer located in Ft. Huachuca, AZ! This position will support Unix team, which provides cutting edge services focused on RCC-C.


Job Description:

RedHat Linux/ Unix Systems Engineer supporting a 24x7 enterprise support organization. This position will consist of daily maintenance of RedHat Linux and Solaris UNIX systems.

This will include but may not be limited to:

  • Installing, configuring, and maintaining servers using the RedHat Linux and or Solaris operating system.
  • Evaluate existing application and database requirements for projects, design solutions that address business needs, and implements efficient and cost saving server solutions
  • Provide key technical data including, but not limited to, capacity planning, implementation, configuration, and usage reporting
  • Monitoring log files, performance issues, and the production environment for mission critical systems
  • Participate in an on call rotation for UNIX/Linux support issues.
  • Configure both physical and virtual servers to meet project and customer requirements based on internally developed processes
  • Develop and promote standard operating procedures to ensure the security posture of the environment
  • Engaging in continuous learning to stay abreast on new and emerging technologies that relate to the Linux environment
  • Work independently as well as a team member.
  • Ability to set priorities and organize work to meet deadlines
  • Ensure compliance with established standards, policies, and configuration guidelines
  • Maintain a cooperative working relationship with those contacted during the course of the work day

Minimum Qualifications:

  • HS + 7 years similar experience, or AA/AS + 5, or BS/BA + 3
  • Security+CE certification required
  • Ability to perform on-call and after duty hours as needed
  • Well experienced in a UNIX environment and the ability to perform simple and complex tasks in that environment
  • Knowledge of shell scripting
  • An ability to communicate effectively both orally and in a written form with users and office staff
  • Work independently and within a team structure
  • An ability to set priorities and organize work to meet deadlines
  • Establish and maintain a cooperative working relationship with those contacted during the course of the work day
  • Basic knowledge of network theory, design and architecture
  • Basic knowledge of storage technologies, design and architecture
  • RHCSA required within 180 days of hire



  • Must be US Citizen eligible for DOD interim Secret clearance