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Northrop Grumman Associate Cyber Systems Administrator in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We're looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we'll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you'll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Cyber Systems Administrator to install hardware and software, conduct system upgrades, evaluate and install patches, and resolve software and security related problems. The System Administrator shall perform system backups and recovery; maintain user accounts, data files and monitor system configuration to ensure data integrity; conduct training, maintain documentation; and provide front-line customer support for IT related problems. This labor category requires DoD 8570 compliance - at minimum, IAT Category, Level I certification but will quickly require IAT Category, Level 2 within 6 months. This position is located in Annapolis Junction, MD.

This is a contingent position and funding for the position is based off of contract award.




Basic Qualifications:

Education Requirements: A Bachelor's Degree in computer science, computer engineering, or information systems or related technical discipline is required.

• Demonstrated experience and/or training (including self-learning) in software development in object-oriented and scripted languages (e.g., Java Script, C++, Perl, Python, Ruby)

• Demonstrated experience and/or training in system administration and development best practices.

• A current DoD 8570 Certification IAT Level 1 or Higher or the willingness and ability to obtain prior to start

Security Requirements: Active TS/SCI w/Polygraph Clearance is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience with USCYBERCOM

• DoD 8570 IAT Level 2 or higher

• 3+ years of Systems Administrator experience

• Linux

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Information Technology