Linux - Desktop Technician

  • ID: 531511
  • Posted: 9/19/2023
  • Location: Ft. Worth, TX
  • Category: IT - Information Technology
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 12 + Months


Are you a Desktop Technician that is looking to join one of the top companies within the Aerospace and Defense Industry? 


Are you looking to further your career and grow? 


Do you have experience with linux, imaging and deployments?     


If you answered yes to those three questions, then apply today! 


Acara Solutions is seeking highly qualified candidates to work on-site with our customer in Ft. Worth, TX. Interested?  

Here's what you'd do: 

  • Performs identified Move/Add/Change activity to include all required network modifications. May include moving/adding connection in network closet and terminating port connections at the end location (conference room, desk, office, etc.). May include necessary changes within the switch to accommodate port activation. 

  • Assist with network design 

  • Support other network personnel as required with the installation/modification of network infrastructure and components 

  • Basic network monitoring.  

  • Sets up and ensures operability of systems and hardware components prior to field deployment. Analyzes failed equipment, performs standard repairs, and tests of components or equipment.  

  • Repair and replace data connectors on network cables and data drop 

  • Duties include installing, testing, maintaining, and repairing telephones. 

  • Perform data termination/ activation in telecommunication closets aka network connect (activation of data drops) 

  • Assists with telecommunications equipment and telephone switching equipment related to processing and transmission 

  • Analyzes existing networks and then designs and creates customized networks and computer systems to meet business needs and ensure smooth proper running 

  • This is a linux and mac focused role working on deployments, refresh and imaging



Here's what you'll get: 

Pay: $21/hour  + DOE

Length: Long term contract; opportunity of extension   

Holiday pay, 401(k), direct deposit, and medical and dental insurance   

A promising career in a growing industry 

Opportunities to innovate, collaborate, and empower yourself (and others) 

Sound like a good fit?  



About Acara Solutions 

Acara is a premier provider of recruiting and workforce solutions-we help companies compete for talent. With a legacy of experience in a variety of industries around the world, we partner with clients, listen to their needs, and customize visionary talent solutions that drive desired business outcomes. We leverage decades of experience to deliver contingent staffing, direct placement, executive search, and workforce services worldwide. 

Job Requirements


Here's what requirements you'll need: 

  • High School Diploma  

  • 5 years of experience with network connectivity assessment (troubleshooting and setups)  

  •  years of experience with technical experience consisting of operation systems such as Windows, Unix/Linux, and Apple 

  • 5 years of experience with telecommunications and networking  

  • 5 years of experience with Mac, linux and windows breakfix

  • Experience in imaging and deployments

       3+ years' Experience with Linux Operating Systems in an enterprise environment (Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, 8, 9)
       3+ years' Experience with Windows Operating Systems in an enterprise environment (i.e., Windows 10, 11, GPO, Active    Directory, Teams, Exchange, Skype etc.)
 Experience with Hardware repair. (HP equivalate)

Desired Skills:
Experience with Automation and Pipeline tools administration i.e. Git, Ansible, Jenkins, Docker, Nexus, OpenStack
Experience with standard scripting languages (i.e., Perl, Bash, PowerShell, YAML, etc.)
Experience with virtualization platforms (i.e., VMware, Horizon, Azure, vSphere, vCenter, vSAN, Hyper-V, etc.)


Additional Information:  

  • Clean driving record as an MVR might be ran. Please note, you must be comfortable potentially driving company vehicles/cars from site to site.  

  • Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen. 

  • Possible lifting may be required up to 50 lbs.   

  • Successful candidate must be able to obtain and maintain security clearance. 



Acara offers a competitive benefits package that includes PTO, Holiday Pay, Direct Deposit, 401k and availability to enroll in ACA compliant health plans.

Aleron companies; Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron's strategic partner, SDI are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities.  Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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