Linux Administrator and Network Security Analyst

Company: Peer Solutions Group, Inc ( Learn More )

General Information
4 Year Degree
At least 4 year(s)
Not Specified
Job Description

We are hiring a Linux Administrator with Network Security experience for a long-term contract.

Location: Columbia, SC


Job Requirements

Required Skills (ranked in order of Importance):   

  • Understanding of DNS and DNS Malware protection methodologies
  • Expert level ability to administer Linux and open-source systems
  • Understanding of computer and network operating system fundamentals on diverse platforms (e.g. Unix, Linux, Windows, Mac/OS, Cisco, Juniper, etc.)
  • Knowledge of network protocols and ability to perform TCP/IP packet analysis
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to drive a state owned motor vehicle to any state location if on site installation or assistance is needed. 
  • Bachelor’s degree, or 4 years of experience in Linux system administration.

Preferred Skills (rank in order of Importance):  

  • Cyber awareness and understanding.
  • Knowledge of information security topics related to computers, networks, and software
  • Experience with Security Information Event Management (SIEM) and Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) configuration, tuning, and operation.
  • Understanding of information security event correlation.
  • Security project management experience.

About Peer Solutions Group, Inc. Peer Solutions Group, a full-service, Minority Certified (MBE) IT Services company founded by professionals with hands on experience in Staffing, Recruiting, Project Management, Technology and Consulting. Since the past 10+ years, we have helped our customers strengthen their competitive advantage, reduce operational costs, and improve efficiency by providing our Personalized Effective Efficient Reliable services with integrity, intellectual growth, quality, respect and positive thinking. Our core capabilities include but are not limited to:

  • Project Management Consulting
  • Business Process Analysis and Re-engineering
  • Custom Application Development/Programming
  • Cyber Security Consulting
  • IT Staffing

Peer Solutions Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing the right opportunities for the right people. We have a culture of entrepreneurship and innovation where our employees can make a difference. We are looking for like-minded, dynamic individuals to come and join our rapidly expanding team.