Northrop Grumman Sr. Principal Computer Systems (Security Network Technician(VMWare) level 4 in Woodlawn, Maryland

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Northrop Grumman Technology Services is seeking a Financial Control Analyst who will support several projects at a large federal agency. These positions will be located in Woodlawn, MD.

The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Health Systems Management operating unit, which focuses on Healthcare IT solutions for our Federal, State, and Local government clients. The qualified candidate should also have strong analytical, problem solving, and communication skills with a keen attention to detail.

Description of Work:

  • Perform as a network technician and VMWare technician and VMWare expert in support of an Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) program

  • Work onsite with the customer's technical teams and leadership to build relationships and find ways to leverage and maximize technical investment recommendations

  • Support the contractor team with Agency's CDM infrastructure program, in all actions, capabilities, and processes

  • Support as required all CDM initiatives and security policies.

  • Rapidly gain an understanding of the customer's VMWare network configurations, processes, policies, and procedures, in support of the CDM program

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities.

  • Bachelor's degree and 9 Years of relevant work experience OR Master's degree and 7 Years of relevant work experience OR a minimum 11 to 14 years of relevant work experience in lieu of a degree.

  • 3 + years of experience with design, architect and maintenance of a VMWare vSphere and vCenter environment.

  • 3 years of experience designing/Building virtual networks, performance-tune vSphere clusters, ensure resiliency, and maintain underlying hardware.

  • 2 years of experience in Applying patches and upgrade VMWare software.

  • Ability to obtain a position of public trust.

  • Must be US Citizen or US Permanent Resident

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.

  • Network certifications or other professional security or a plus: CISSP, network device certifications

  • Deep technical knowledge and understanding of VMWare network configurations, devices and appliances and their processes and procedures

  • General understanding and knowledge of networking tools

  • General understanding and knowledge of the technical aspects and requirements of the Federal Government's Continuous Diagnostics and Monitoring (CDM) Program.

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.