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Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network administrators. Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products. Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery. Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources. Ancillary duties may include setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software and allocating mass storage space.
Roles and Responsibilities:
The candidate will be filling a role that requires a broad array of knowledge and skills heavily focused on Systems Administration and system engineering working with team members to support a Cyber Security program at a customer site. We're looking for a highly motivated individual with an impeccable work ethic and a strong ability to work in a collaborative fast-moving dynamic team environment.
Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with Cyber Systems Engineers.
Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products.
Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation, and provides backup recovery.
Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
Ancillary duties may include setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software and allocating mass storage space.
Periodically conduct a complete review of each system's audits and monitor corrective actions until all actions are closed.
Bachelor's degree in a related field, plus 14 years of experience in Systems Administration; or 18 years of Systems Administration experience without a degree
US Citizenship is required with a current and active DoD TS/SCI with Polygraph is required to be considered.
Must possess a DoD 8570 Certification for IAT Level II or higher.
Prior administration of virtualization environments using technologies such as ESX, storage provisioning and networking of virtual systems
Experience configuring, administering and maintaining computer systems (Such as: Windows 10, Server 2012R2, Server 2016, Active Directory, RedHat Enterprise Linux)
Experience writing standard operating procedure documentation and developing system cold-start documentation
Experience maintaining and operating virtual environments for servers and workstations
Experience configuring, administering, and maintaining patch deployment and management systems and providing patch management status reporting to management
Experience configuring, monitoring, maintaining, and administering computer backup and recovery solutions and providing recovery status reporting to management
Experience writing scripts (e.g. Batch, Bash, PowerShell, Python) to automate routine tasks
Salary Range: $146,000 - $219,000
Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.
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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.