Imagine being on a team that helps defend our nation's cyber infrastructure. Imagine working with cutting-edge technology on a daily basis. Imagine leaving work at the end of the day, knowing that you made a difference in our nation's cyber security. Make it a reality by joining Northrop Grumman's cyber team!
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Cyber Systems Administrator 4 to join our team in Pensacola, FL. This position will support large computing systems and state of the art solutions to a wide range of technical problems for classified programs and projects supporting the Department of Defense (DoD).
The Systems Administrator will design, install, configure, secure, troubleshoot and maintain operating systems for mission critical servers in support of classified DoD programs.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Support Windows Core Server Infrastructure.
Support of Linux Based Applications.
Knowledge supporting a virtualized environment using VMware.
Provide assistance to users in accessing and using IT systems.
Provide support to IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all of the client/server/storage/network devices, mobile devices, etc.
Work with a team of Service desk and systems Administrators. May be called upon to assist with Service desk issues.
Utilize Remedy ticketing system for trouble management documentation.
Provide support for the escalation and communication of status to DoD agencies and internal customers.
Optimize system operations and resource utilization, and perform system capacity analysis and planning.
Research and recommend/assist in improving system performance.
Must be able to communicate effectively with remote customers.
This is a 24/7/365 environment. The chosen candidate must have the ability to work nights or weekends as needed for on-call emergency outages.
The selected candidate must have and maintain a DoD 8570 IAT Level 2 or higher certification prior to starting. For a list of qualified certifications, please reference: http://iase.disa.mil/iawip/Pages/iabaseline.aspx
Bachelor's degree in a related technical field plus 10 years of relevant IT administration experience; or a Master's degree in a related technical field plus 8 years of relevant IT administration experience; or an Associate's degree in a related technical field plus 12 years of relevant IT administration experience; or 14 years of relevant IT administration experience in lieu of a degree.
Experience managing and maintaining Windows Servers.
Experience managing and maintaining Linux Servers.
Experience managing and maintaining enterprise virtual environments using VMware
Ability to work nights or weekends as needed for on-call emergency issues.
Current, active Department of Defense (DoD) Secret Clearance or higher.
Must have a current, or must obtain prior to starting, a DoD 8570 IAT Level 2 or higher certification.
Knowledge working with Windows 2012/2016 Servers
Domain Naming Services
Group Policy Objects
Knowledge working with RHEL 6/7 Servers
Knowledge with Backup and Storage Capabilities
Cloud Services (AWS)
Intrusion Detection Systems/Intrusion Prevention Systems
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