Northrop Grumman Systems Administrator 3 in Buffalo, New York
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Systems Administrator 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Amherst Systems in Buffalo, New York; an organization focused on the development and production of state-of-the-art Simulation System solutions.
The Systems Administrator 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. Applies security measures, and Operating System hardening to fielded computing systems. 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. Must be strong in Windows, and Linux/Unix administration.
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Mission Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
Paid Time Off
Health & Wellness Resources
Bachelor's degree in a related field plus 6 years of relevant experience, or Master's degree ina related field plus 4 years of relevant experience.
Ability to collaborate in a team environment.
U.S. citizenship with the ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense (DoD) Secret clearance.
Experience with Windows and Linux/Unix administration
Experience in Operating System hardening, computing system security lock down measures
Experience with CISCO network switches
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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.