Northrop Grumman Eagan , MN 55122
Northrop Grumman Information Systems sector is seeking a Senior
UNIX/Linux System Administrator to join our team of qualified, diverse
individuals. This position will be located in Eagan, MN. This is an on-site
position with no telecommute possibilities. The position is for nights Monday
through Thursday 7:30pm to 6am. This position is part of the Northrop
Grumman's ETS Contract with the United States Postal Service, bringing top
of the line professional technologists to their teams.
You will join the Midrange System Administration teams and provide UNIX /
Linux System Administration services for an assigned set of US Postal
Service applications. The scope includes the full range of system life-cycle
phases including, Build, Application /Service Provisioning, Operations and
Roles and Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Unix / Linux System Administration
Installation and maintenance of OS
Contributor to Incident, Problem and Change Management processes.
User Support / Problem resolution
NOTE: The position is for nights Monday through Thursday 7:30pm to 6am.
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
Bachelors Degree and minimum of 4 years experience. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
Experience dealing with management of large (>1000 systems) environments
Experience with Linux (SuSE and Red Hat)
Have some understanding with configuration management of large environments, utilizing automation tools such as: Chef, Puppet, Ansible or other configuration management frameworks.
Ability to take customer requirements and create scalable configuration models to support them
Process Implementation and documentation
Experience using Change/Incident Management tools (ServiceNow)
Senior in Linux OS Administration.
Ability to troubleshoot problems from the Application tier, through the OS and Network tiers.
Unix Shell Scripting
Must be able to obtain a Position of Public Trust Clearance US Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder), and must not have traveled outside the US for a combined total of 6 months or more in last 5 years.
Must have resided in the US for the last 5 years
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
Expertise with custom AutoYaST and Kickstart deployments
Expertise with SMT and custom patch solutions for SuSE and Red Hat systems
Expertise Ansible / Anisible Tower
Expertise with Cassandra
Expertise with Oracle CRS (installation/configuration/maintenance)
Experience with Kafka
Experience with Hadoop
SOX/PCI Compliance Management
Local to the Eagan, MN area, no relocation assistance provide
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.