Softworld Unix Deployment Engineer in Chantilly, Virginia

Unix Deployment Engineer

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Date posted:

October 12, 2016

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Chantilly, VA

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We are a subcontractor on a large DoD/Intel contract. We have an immediate need for a Deployment Engineer. This role is server-side and Tier 3 work. We have Unix/Solaris servers distributed across many sites CONUS and OCONUS and support a 24/7/365 environment. We have a unique GOTS environment that will take some time to learn. We need someone that is adept at troubleshooting, thinking outside the box, and able to learn new things quickly. Our team is the last escalation point for most problems and we run on-call rotation for overnight support. We have 8 people on the team and rotate overnight coverage every 2 months - you must be able and willing to do this. Some travel may be required (0-5%) both CONUS and OCONUS.


• Security+ certification or higher OR ability to obtain it prior to starting • TS/SCI clearance • Significant hands-on server-side experience and troubleshooting at the Tier 3 level • Significant experience with Unix/Solaris • Exceptional troubleshooting skills • Familiar with NetApp hardware • Willing to travel if required (0-5%) CONUS and OCONUS • Able and willing to provide rotational on-call overnight support


• Scripting; able to parse things • Experience with GOTS products


Bachelor’s Degree and 5 years of relevant IT experience; 9 years in lieu of degree