Cytech Services
  • Technology
  • Dulles, VA, USA
  • Full Time

CyTech Services is supporting a U.S. Government customer on a large mission critical development and sustainment program to design, build, deliver, and operate a network operations environment, including introducing new cyber capabilities to address emerging threats. We are seeking a Hadoop/ELK Systems Administrator to support the design, development, and deployment of advanced cybersecurity capabilities. 

The Hadoop/ELK Sys Admin applies expert knowledge in Big Data technologies for infrastructure support to an advanced cybersecurity environment. Works with a team of highly skilled administrators to provide senior level administrative functions for a primarily Linux environment. Responsibilities include installing, upgrading, and maintaining Big Data infrastructures to include Elastic, Logstash, Kibana, and Hadoop.

Required Skills:
- Must be a US Citizen
- Active Top Secret (TS) clearance. Must be able to obtain a TS/SCI clearance
- Must be able to obtain DHS Suitability
- 6+ years of directly relevant systems administration experience
- Proficiency in system administration of message pipelines
- At least 2 years of experience as a Linux system administrator
- Expert knowledge of Hadoop and Elastic architecture
- Experience installing, upgrading, and maintaining large Hadoop clusters
- Experience using Ambari to manage Hadoop Cluster
- Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Continuous Development (CI/CD) frameworks
- Knowledge and understanding of operating systems, networks and services.
- Manage changes to system and assesses the security impact of those changes.
- Strong research, analytical, and problem solving skills
- Good communication skills including preparing and presenting results, findings and alternatives and influencing management decision making based on the best available data

Desired Skills:
- Hortonworks
- Elastic
- RHEL 7
- Ambari
- Jenkins
- OpenShift

Required Education:
Bachelor's degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems or related technical field. Two years of related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree level education.

Strongly Desired Certifications:
- Elastic certifications
- Hadoop certifications

Company Information:

CyTech Services, Inc. is a Service Disabled, Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) located in Northern Virginia, with personnel located in the US and throughout the world.  CyTech has established itself as a leader in providing unique and innovative solutions and highly skilled personnel that meet and exceed our client's requirements and expectations.  CyTech provides a generous benefit package that includes Health, Dental, Life Insurances, Short & Long Term Disability, and a 401k retirement plan with employer matching. CyTech offers an environment that is built for employee retention. 

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. 



















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