BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, security and aerospace company headquartered in Arlington, VA, with locations across the country. The company delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. The company's operations are divided into three sectors which are Electronic Systems (aircraft flight and engine controls, electronic warfare and night vision systems, surveillance and reconnaissance sensors, mobile networked communications equipment, and environmentally friendly vehicle propulsion systems); Intelligence & Security (IT, cybersecurity, intelligence analysis, systems integration and operations and maintenance) and Platforms & Services (armored combat vehicles, tactical wheeled vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, artillery systems, and munitions). Employees are offered a flexible work environment, on-the-job training and leadership programs, extensive benefits, and a culture of trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in defense technologies and national security services.
Job Description BAE Systems is searching for a UNIX Systems Administrator in our Charlotte-NC location to monitor UNIX server alerts as well as the installation, configuration, and maintenance of Linux operating systems and server hardware. This position also ensures that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational policies and standards.Typical Education & Experience .Required Skills and Education Recognizes and troubleshoots problems with Linux server hardware, operating systems, and applications software.
•Solves end user problems in an escalated support environment.
•Facilitates operating system enhancements to improve the reliability and performance of Linux
•Follows standard procedures for analyzing information and determining course of action.
•Interacts with customers to gather data, provide information, or resolve lower-level technical issues. May interact with peers in other functional areas to exchange information or coordinate activities between functional areas.
•Accountable for maintaining the security and confidentiality of any proprietary, sensitive information.
•Available to work after hours and/or weekends, and on-call, as specified by supervisor.
Preferred Skills and Education
AA degree plus related experience or BS degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification.
•Knowledge of Linux computer operations and familiarity with shell programming and scripting.
•Ability to work on routine projects or issues.
•Ability to use professional knowledge to analyze information and resolve problems.
•Ability to follow detailed instructions on work assignments.
•Knowledge of programming languages (i.e. bash, Perl or Python).
•Familiarity with application software (i.e. Apache, Tomcat).
•Familiarity with configuration management tools
•Operational knowledge of Oracle and MySQL.
•Hands on experience with enterprise class server hardware.
About BAE Systems, Inc.BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. People are the greatest asset in any Company. BAE Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression