LINUX Systems Administrator

Professional Colorado Springs, Colorado


Job Title: LINUX Systems Administrator

Job ID: #417

Job Description:

  • Omitron is seeking candidates for an experienced LINUX Systems Administrator. The ideal candidate shall be able to install servers, devices and firewalls and configure internal systems. The LINUX Systems Administrator will monitor the performance of servers, software and hardware, and quickly diagnose and troubleshoot technical issues. When necessary, the LINUX Systems Administrator will upgrade the network infrastructure, ensure the smooth deployment of new applications, and update related technical documentation. The LINUX Systems Administrator will be responsible for the set-up of new accounts and provide training to system users. The LINUX Systems Administrator will supervise the Operations team.

Required Skills:

  • Good knowledge of at least one scripting language
  • Solid understanding of LAN/WAN networks
  • Knowledge of system security techniques
  • Good problem-solving and communication skills
  • Team management abilities

Preferred Skills:

  • Work experience as a Senior System Administrator
  • Experience working with PYTHON, C++, PEARL, and/or BASH


  • Redhat Satellite: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Linux system administrator: 5 years (Preferred)
  • RedHat Satellite and Ansible: 3 years (Preferred)

Required Degree: 

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or other relevant Degree.

Clearance and Other Requirements:

TS/SCI Required; TS/SCI with a Poly Preferred

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

As directed by Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, all employees are required to be fully vaccinated to be eligible for the position. You may be required to provide documentation of Full Coronavirus Vaccination Status to Omitron, and to the designated personnel of the subcontracting, contracting and/or federal officials.

Job Location:

Colorado Springs, CO


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Company Overview:

Welcome to Omitron! A quick background on us before getting into the fun stuff. Omitron is an Aerospace Engineering and Information Technology small business with locations all over the US. Our headquarters is located in Beltsville, Maryland with a regional office in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and so many other locations we don’t have the space to list them all. We’ve been around for over 35 years since 1984 to be exact. Omitron has provided excellence in engineering services and product development to government and industry customers for both civilian and military programs and is recognized across the industry for that excellence.

Our motto is Ensure Mission Success. We recognize that outstanding people are the key to our success, so we take our time in selecting highly qualified and motivated individuals. We make sure to provide them with an environment necessary to stimulate and nurture continued growth.

To provide that environment, Omitron offers its employees competitive salaries, a full benefits package (that our employees rave about), and excellent career growth opportunities. Omitron also strives to foster a fun and welcoming work culture, the various offices often hold moral events (paintball anyone? Or how about a nice picnic?) in addition to holiday parties and the like.

Omitron is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our employees. We strongly encourage women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans to apply. EEO/AA.  E-Verify Participation.