Linux DevSecOps Administrator (Remote)

Arlington, VA

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Location:  Remote

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You are: Linux DevSecOps Administrator


  • Linux administrator responsible for performing the deployment and troubleshooting of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) services in a cloud environment.
  • Responsible for coordinating with Microsoft service owners to execute services build-out activities and escalate issues.


Here’s what you need:

  • 1-2 years Linux experience in a cloud environment.
  • Experience with scripting languages (e.g., Python, PowerShell) and automation tools (e.g., Terraform, Ansible, GitLab) for infrastructure automation and orchestration.
  • Experience with shell environments (BASH, sh, tcsh, ksh) as well as experience with Linux scripting and tools.
  • Experience with operating system services (SSH, telnet, FTP, NFS, DNS, DHCP, LDAP) and the ability to perform operating system and application troubleshooting using provided tools (eg, Performance Monitor, Message Analyzer, XPerf).
  • Strong understanding of virtualization concepts (Hyper-V preferred) and storage technologies in cloud infrastructure as a service (IaaS) environment.
  • Familiar with PowerShell and using Remote Desktop Client (RDP) in a cloud environment


  • One or more of following: CompTIA Security+, A+, Network+, Cloud+, Pentest+, CySA+ or CASP+ AND
  • Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Certified Architect Professional OR Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Certified Architect Associate, OR Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

The Extra's:

  • US Citizenship
  • Clearance:  Secret and clearable to DoD Tier 5.


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Job Profile


North America


United States


Certifications Hands-on experience Industry training


Ansible Bash GitLab Hyper-V Linux Oracle Cloud Infrastructure PowerShell Python Storage technologies Terraform

  • Coordinating with Microsoft service owners
  • Deployment and troubleshooting of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure services
  • Infrastructure automation and orchestration using scripting languages and automation tools
  • Operating system and application troubleshooting
  • Understanding of virtualization concepts and storage technologies

1-2 years


Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) CompTIA A+ CompTIA CASP+ CompTIA Cloud+ CompTIA CySA+ CompTIA Network+ CompTIA Pentest+ CompTIA Security+ Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Certified Architect Associate Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Certified Architect Professional


Clearance U.S. citizenship required


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