Top Secret Linux Test Engineer (Veteran Friendly)
Location:
Posted:
November 15, 2016
Reference:
5823640
**BECAUSE THIS OPPORTUNITY IS IN DIRECT SUPPORT OF THE US GOVERNMENT, AN ACTIVE US TOP SECRET SECURITY CLEARANCE IS REQUIRED**

*NO VENDORS*

TEKsystems has partnered with a leading government integrator to identify a Linux test engineer for a cross domain program with 2 years remaining. The ideal candidate will perform as the primary test engineer in the system integration of cross domain security solutions and other security technologies in a small team environment. Perform across the lifecycle from concept development, design, implementation, integration and deployment by applying diverse skills in systems engineering, system administration, integration, test and system security. Analyze requirements to ensure overall testability, develop test plans and procedures, execute functional, performance, and security tests and support debug of system issues. Provide direct interface with customer.

Required Skills:
* Strong systems integration & test experience.
* Experienced in test/debug of COTS/GOTS.
* Experienced in Linux systems and troubleshooting.
* Ability to quickly adapt to new system interfaces.
* Enjoys solving a broad range of technological challenges in a dynamic environment.
* Ability to work successfully in a team and work independently representing the test team.
Customer specific experience requirements:
Nine (9) years of experience managing or performing test engineering activities. Demonstrated experience working with automated test tools, establishing test strategies on large-scale systems, test procedures development, test execution, analysis, and report generation. Working knowledge of system life-cycle activities a necessity. Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related discipline.

Desired Skills:
Depending on experience and/or preference may be called on to support the following efforts:
* System administration: RHEL, SE Linux, Solaris, Windows
* Networking, particularly system integration of physical/virtual servers with routers and firewalls in current data center environments.
* Integration of one or more cross domain products (guards, one-way transfers, multi-level access solutions).
* Integrating with typical IT support infrastructure services: LDAP, Active Directory, log archive
* Various security products, security architecture, security assessment tools, and information assurance standards.
* Small scale development of script level routines and web applications: languages (Perl, shell script, javascript, Java, XML), web environments (e.g. Apache), software development environment (source control, build process).

**BECAUSE THIS OPPORTUNITY IS IN DIRECT SUPPORT OF THE US GOVERNMENT, AN ACTIVE US TOP SECRET SECURITY CLEARANCE IS REQUIRED**

*NO VENDORS*

About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

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