Applied Insight

  • System Administrator - Linux

    Job Locations US-VA-Reston
    Posted Date 3 months ago(8/30/2018 9:25 AM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    At AI, we do privileged work that is critical to enabling and sustaining the mission of our customers. We enhance their ability to preserve national security, deliver justice and serve the public through failsafe technologies and systems. We take that responsibility very seriously. We make it our job to understand our customer’s mission and the user’s reality, right from the start. We account for potential points of failure up front – from improper scoping to user distrust – enabling us to manage risk effectively from day one. This proven approach sheds light on what customers really need to succeed – from adaptation to innovation. For us, there’s no problem too complex and no fix too small. Our work leaves no stone unturned in leading our customers where they need to be, efficiently and effectively 

    Applied Insight (AI) is seeking a qualified, dependable and driven mid to senior level System Engineer TS/SCI Clearance to support an Intelligence Community customer in Herndon, VA. Candidate will be required to go through a CI polygraph if not active. The Application Operations Dashboard (AOD) effort is the customer’s primary monitoring tool for the enterprise.


    The potential candidate requires previous experience with Linux System Administration of medium to large server networks. System Administration tasking will include building, configuring, installing and maintaining CentOS servers; and installing, configuring, and monitoring the AppDynamics software suite to operate at an optimal level. The candidate will be responsible for monitoring and maintaining the current AppDynamics software suite and existing AOD dashboards; and troubleshooting server/application problems. The candidate should have experience working in a team environment, demonstrate the ability to work independently, and possess the ability to work and communicate with the customer and Team Lead. The candidate must be willing to provide occasional after hours support during outages, releases, or as needed.


    • Bachelors in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or related area)
    • CentOS System Administration
    • Experience in the Amazon Web Services cloud environment
    • Active TS/SCI clearance
    • CompTIA Security + or equivalent certification
    • Experience with Splunk Search Process Language
    • Experience with dashboarding/dashboard techniques
    • Familiarity with javascript
    • Experience with AppDynamics


    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed