Northrop Grumman Computer Operator (third shift with TS/SCI) in Redondo Beach, California
The Strategic Program Support team at Northrop Grumman Technology Services (NGTS) is looking for you to join our team as a Computer Systems Operator 2based out of Redondo Beach. The Computer Operator will provide 3rd shift support (22:00 07:00) to a large scale 24 x 7 computer facility.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Responsible for system monitoring and troubleshooting of Linux and Windows operating systems and associated layered product, user account support, and data integrity (backup/restore).
Ensure system and network security controls are maintained and grant access to authorized SW developers and engineers (With additional access levels as a privileged user).
Ensure facility environment (HVAC, power, light, etc.) operates in a nominal state.
Build and configure racks of equipment (networks and servers) and deploy workstations.
Administrative clerical work incidental to machine operations will be required, such as cleaning resources, labeling cables, tapes, replenishing specified stock items.
Generate and update existing technical documentation and drawings.
Basic Qualifications: To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
High School diploma and 2 years related experience.
Knowledge of system administration processes and concepts
Knowledge of networking and computer security processes
Experience working with vendors and Facilities personnel
US Citizenship with TS/SCI access
Help Desk experience
Current Security+ certification or ability to obtain Security+ certification
Ability to exert physical strength sufficient to lift and carry up to 20 pounds and abilityto bend and stoop
Must be able to multi-task and work well in a team environment without supervision
Must be willing/able to travel. Position may require infrequent local and international travel to support remote installations.
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
Associate's Degree in Math/Computer Science/Engineering
Basic Linux and Windows experience
Experience with Discrepancy/Problem Reporting management
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.