Engility Linux Systems Engineer, Cleared in Chantilly, Virginia

About Engility:

Engility delivers innovative solutions to critical challenges facing the nation and the world. As a premier provider of integrated services for the U.S. government, we support the Department of Defense, intelligence community, space communities, federal civilian agencies and international customers. Engility is dedicated to making lives better, safer and more secure.


TASC, an Engility Company, is searching for a Linux Systems Engineer to work on an exciting program in Chantilly. Candidate will be responsible for engineering a modified Ubuntu Linux client terminal that relies heavily upon a web user interface and custom Firefox addon. The clients provide distributed access to VMware virtual machine clones using Workstation/Player. In addition, candidate will help to manage the backend CentOS servers including monitoring/modifying MariaDB, OpenLDAP, FTP, and Apache server software and scripting functions on same. Candidate may help direct architecture and development for a next generation solution to perform these tasks.

Required Qualifications:

  • Senior level experience with Debian-based Linux

  • Ability to write scripts in a variety of languages, with specific focus on BASH and Perl

  • Knowledge of Firefox addon programming

  • Experience with VMWare; knowledge of vmx files, and command line tools for modifying vmdk files

  • Experience with server configuration and administration

  • TS/SCI & Polygraph

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with HTML is a plus

  • Experience with LDAP, Apache, or MySQL/MariaDB

  • Experience with RHEL

  • Experience with Javascript