Northrop Grumman Computer Operations Analyst 2 or 3 in Aurora, Colorado

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Computer Operations Analyst2or 3 to help support a program located in Aurora, Colorado.

Functions as the primary interface to operations for real-time detection, isolation and resolution of ground segment problems. Acts as the main focal point for identifying, evaluating and correcting network and/or critical system issues and restoring operations as quickly as possible. Coordinates resources across a vast, multi-location enterprise and interfaces with users, engineers and customers to determine the best course of action. May be responsible for coordinating, scheduling and executing preventative maintenance activities. May perform system backups which include backing up applications, software and operating systems. Some system administrative duties may include system tuning, modifications to authorized user lists and user profiles, file system maintenance, security hardening and technical support to operations. Engineers also create documentation for incident logging and/or create standard operating procedures for system restoration. Frequent collaboration with other engineering groups across multiple locations is required. Provides necessary mentorship, guidance and training to new engineers. Candidate will occupy a highly-visible position with direct input into problem resolution and Enterprise Management processes. Occasional call-in support may be required.

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

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This requisition may be filled at either a level2 or a level 3.

Basic Qualifications:

BQs for aComputer Operations Analyst 2are...

  • Bachelor's Degree in Science with 2 years of basic Linux/UNIX command level knowledge that can be applied to troubleshooting and maintaining systems operability; AA/AS Degree with4 years; or6 years in lieu of a degree.

  • Active TS/SCI access ORabilityto obtain and hold a TS/SCI access prior to first day of employment.

  • Adjudicated Polygraph (within 10 years) OR willingto submit and obtain an adjudicated Polygraph prior to first day of employment.

  • Requires good communication skills for effective and accurate exchange of information across a multi-location enterprise, with customer visibility into crew based actions and response.

  • Current Security+CE Certification or ability to obtain Security+CE Certification prior to start date (DoD Approved 8570 Baseline Certification; IAT Level II)

BQs for aComputer Operations Analyst 3are...

  • Bachelor's Degree in Science with 5 years of basic Linux/UNIX command level knowledge that can be applied to troubleshooting and maintaining systems operability; AA/AS Degree with 7 years; or 9 years in lieu of a degree.

  • Active TS/SCI access ORabilityto obtain and hold a TS/SCI access prior to first day of employment.

  • Adjudicated Polygraph (within 10 years) OR willingto submit and obtain an adjudicated Polygraph prior to first day of employment.

  • Requires good communication skills for effective and accurate exchange of information across a multi-location enterprise, with customer visibility into crew based actions and response.

  • Current Security+CE Certification or ability to obtain Security+CE Certification prior to start date (DoD Approved 8570 Baseline Certification; IAT Level II)

Preferred Qualifications for level 2 or 3 :

  • Active TS/SCI access with adjudicated Polygraph (within 10 years)

  • Current Security+CE Certification (DoD Approved 8570 Baseline Certification; IAT Level II).

  • Intermediate UNIX/Linux command level knowledge that can be applied to troubleshooting and maintaining systems operability.

  • Knowledge and understanding of Enterprise Management Systems to include HP OpenView and CA based Concord.

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