Northrop Grumman Cloud Administrator 3 in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

How do cyber terrorists get past the industry's best? They don't. There are too many of us fighting virtual threats, protecting enterprises and entire countries from large-scale attacks. From creating a citywide wireless network for our first responders, to protecting our nation from cyber threats, to building software-defined radios that change how our military communications, our Information Systems team helps life run smoothly and safely.

If you are the sort of person who loves a challenge and likes to be involved in serious organizational and software change -- Then what is happening in the Cyber and Intelligence Mission Solutions Division is the place for you. This is without a doubt one of the most interesting and exciting times to join an organization like ours. The culture is one of excellence; team work, learning, delivered value and people. We are looking for people who love to learn and take initiative to really make this happen.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Cloud Administrator to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Looking for a candidate that has experience as a systems administrator for a large Hadoop and Accumulo based clusters and a strong background in troubleshooting operational system issues as they arise. A Cloud Administrator certification is required.

MSHOTJOBS

MSCYBERDIV

Basic Qualifications:

6+ years Systems Administration experience

3+ years experience managing and monitoring large Hadoop clusters.

3+ years experience in the implementation and technical support of multi-platform, multi-system networks, including those composed of CISCO and UNIX or LINUX-based hardware platforms, to encompass diagnosing network performance shortcomings and designing and implementing performance improvements.

Demonstrated the ability to work with OpenSource (NoSQL) products that support highly distributed, massively parallel computation needs such as Hbase, CloudBase/Acumulo, Big Table, etc.

A current Hadoop/Cloud Systems Administrator Certification is required

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with large scape Hadoop environment builds and support including design, capacity planning, cluster set up, performance tuning and monitoring as well as HDFS, MapReduce, and HBase is highly desired

Agile development

2+ Years in a cleared environment

Experience provisioning and sustaining network infrastructures and have experience developing, operations, and managing networks required to operate in a secure PKI, IPSEC, or VPN enabled environment.

Education:

Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional system administration experience on projects with similar processes may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.

Security Clearance: Active TS/SCI with polygraph is required.

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.