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SAP NS2 Linux Sys Admin Associate-Herndon-20171 10AM-7PM-Mon-Fri Job

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Date: Nov 3, 2020

City: Herndon, VA, US, 20171

Company: SAP

Requisition ID:263981
Work Area: Information Technology
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Career Level: T2

Hiring Manager: Folake Martin 

Recruiter Name: Kathy Thompson



SAP NS2 Linux Sys Admin Associate-Herndon-20171 10AM-7PM-Mon-Fri


SAP National Security Services Inc.® (SAP NS2®) is an independent U.S. subsidiary, offering SAP solutions with specialized levels of security and support to meet the requirements of U.S. national security and critical infrastructure customers.

Must be a U.S. Person; NS2 does not offer Visa sponsorship 

Internals must have manager’s approval to transfer


Position Summary / Responsibilities:  Skills, Attributes, Knowledge Required:


  • Monitor network performance and apply best practices to maintain core services.
  • Experience working in AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud.
  • Provide process improvement through automation and the use of technology and documentation. 
  • Manage and maintain Microsoft (MS) Windows Server and Red Hat Linux Operating Systems (OS) on virtual operating environments.
  • Provide technical support for disaster recovery efforts (actual or simulated).
  • Perform hardware and software technology refreshes, ensuring milestone compliance.
  • Work with and manage Incident Management and Change Request tickets within the ticketing system.
  • Apply best practices where possible or engineer new best practices using innovative approaches as appropriate.
  • Analyze new and existing software; install, maintain and customize new software baselines.
  • Provide a root-cause analysis for recurring or critical incidence.
  • Perform all security/compliance functions for Windows / Linux systems, including, SPLUNK to monitor and mitigate vulnerabilities and ensure compliance within specified timelines.
  • Demonstrated experience working with appropriate complex systems administration, database administration, and landscape maintenance.
  •  Demonstrated experience working with complex system implementations and organizational processes to include maintaining system documentation.
  • Demonstrated experience maintaining the integrity and security of servers and systems.
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and monitoring policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and implementing testing strategies and document results.
  • Guide junior team members.
  • Accessible via a mobile device to support on-call rotation schedule
  • A flexible schedule may include weekend or after-hours work.


Minimum Education Required:

  •  BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related IT discipline.

ALLOWABLE SUBSTITUTION: An additional four (4) years of experience can be substituted for a BS or BA degree.


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Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

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Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

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