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Bluehawk is seeking a cleared System Administrator with TS/SCI to work on client site in Herndon, VA. 


The Systems Administrator will configure, update, monitor, secure, deploy and integrate a large, complex enterprise search system on Red Hat Linux and AWS.

In this position the individual will need to be a self-starter and with the ability to solve complex problems under minimal supervision.


  • BS Degree - preferably in Computer Engineering or a related field or equivalent
  • 6+ years of experience as a system administrator/integration and test engineer
  • 6+ years of experience with basic Unix/Linux operation system administration and shell scripting (CentOS/RHEL preferred)
  • Experience writing and scripting Linux installation, update, maintenance, and other associated procedures
  • Active Top Secret / SCI Security Clearance
  • Ability to deliver high quality work on tight schedules in a dynamic, agile product environment


Preferred Additional Skills:

  • NGA, IC or DoD IT experience strongly preferred
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum lifecycle management/development
  • Familiar with DevOps tools such as Redmine, Jenkins, JIRA, Confluence
  • Current experience with Java, C/C++, Perl, JavaScript, XML, HTML
  • Experience with cloud based technology, AWS preferred
  • Experience working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Experience leading an engineering team
  • Strong written and oral communication skills with experience delivering/presenting to customer
  • Ability to understand and explain complex information simply and accurately


Bluehawk, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/


/EOE Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity



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