Northrop Grumman Cyber Systems Engineer 4 in Tinker AFB, Oklahoma

Northrop Grumman Technology Services is seeking a Cyber Systems Engineer to join our team of qualified diverse individuals. This position will be located in Oklahoma City, OK. The qualified applicant will become part of a Northrop Grumman team of professionals who are actively supporting computer operations for an avionics test and development laboratory.

You will work in classified operations supporting a large variety of computing systems, requiring a wide range of solutions to solve technical problems in support of Department of Defense programs. The successful candidate will ensure optimal operation of systems, ensure updates are applied in a timely manner, and work with other computer engineering and software development teams to resolve technical issues.

Responsibilities include:

  • Systems administration of multiple operating systems including Windows Operating Systems (WinXP, Win7, Win10, and Windows servers); Hyper-V; RHEL; to include installation, configuration, and audit analysis.

  • Systems administration of Exchange and Skype

  • Recommend appropriate actions to improve performance, monitoring and tuning systems to achieve optimum user performance and load balancing

  • Analyze, install, and test enterprise-wide systems for both new and existing systems.

  • Apply hardening configurations in conformance with JSIG v4

  • Develop requirements, workflow and systems analysis in order to meet customer’s functional specifications.

  • Utilizing systems analysis techniques to determine root cause analysis of systems failures or to correct deficiencies in operations

  • Independently determine appropriate course of action to provide, improve or restore systems’ functionality, and recommend/request procurement of hardware and/or software solutions when necessary

  • Correct errors, prepare operating instructions and analyze system capabilities.

  • Design prototypical systems based on customer and lab requirements

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, MIS, or related field.

  • Minimum 9 years of computer support experience in an enterprise environment or 7 years with Master’s.

  • 5+ years advanced experience with Windows Server and/or Linux/Unix system and server administration, configuration, and optimization.

  • Must be able to obtain a CompTIA Security+ Certification to meet DoD 8570 requirements within 3 months of hire date.

  • Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance and additional program clearances.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Relevant Linux/Unix/Windows certifications preferred.

  • Knowledge of RMF/JSIG and DoD IS security requirements preferred.

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.