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, then 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 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Looking for a Systems Administrator to augment the existing integration team for a large analytic cloud repository. A successful candidate for this position has experience working with large Hadoop and Accumulo based clusters. Experience interfacing with hardware teams would benefit the candidate as well as experience with Bash, Python, and configuration management tools such as Puppet and Chef.

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Basic Qualifications:

7+ years Systems Administration experience

2+ years experience managing and monitoring large Hadoop clusters (>200 nodes).

2+ 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.

2+ years experience implementing network solutions for complex, high performance systems composed of UNIX or LINUX-based hardware platforms

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.

Hadoop

Preferred Qualifications:

Demonstrated knowledge of analytical needs and requirements, query syntax, data flows, and traffic manipulation.

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.

Demonstrated work experience with the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS).

A current Hadoop/Cloud Systems Administrator Certification

Bash

Python

Configuration Management tools such as Puppet and Chef

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.