Northrop Grumman Sr. Principal Systems Administrator in Salt Lake City, Utah
At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.
Some of the world's most technically advanced products are manufactured by employees, who work within Northrop Grumman Missions Systems, a leading provider of sensor systems for a variety of global security applications, including situational awareness and self-protection.
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The Test Equipment Services team at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a Systems Administrator4 based out of Salt Lake City, UT.
What You'll get to Do:
Maintain and administer a medium sized test and manufacturing network of multigenerational equipment inside of Northrop-Grumman.
Maintain smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with Northrop-Grumman enterprise IT services, interacting with users, developing policies and standards related to the use of computing resources and information security.
Manage administrator, service and shared accounts, Active Directory, maintain system documentation, tune system performance, install system wide software, vulnerability and patch management, obsolescence mitigation, and front-line support to a close-knit user community.
Additional Northrop Grumman Information:
Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.
Our Values. The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.
Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.
What We Can Offer You:
Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:
Paid Time Off
o Education Assistance
o Training and Development
Bachelor's degree in STEM related discipline with10 years of experience; Master's with8 years of experience; or 15 years of relevant experience may be considered in-lieu of a degree.
US citizenship required and ability to gain Secret level security clearance.
Must have wide and varied experience maintaining smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network administrators.
Experience administering and maintaining Active Directory environments and group policy.
Experience with administering and maintaining a Windows environment (Desktop and Server operating systems).
Experience with administering and maintaining Linux operating systems (SUSE, RedHat).
Proficient with Microsoft PowerShell scripting.
Ability to work in a team environment with minimal direct supervision.
Experience with administering and maintaining legacy environments (DOS, Windows XP, UNIX).
Experience with documenting network architecture, policies and planning.
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.
Job Category : Information Technology