Northrop Grumman Cyber Systems Administrator 1 in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

Cyber Systems Administrator 1

Requisition ID: 17028294

Location(s): United States-Maryland-Annapolis Junction

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

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 Cyber Systems Administrator 1 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Description of Position:

The Systems Administrator provides support for implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of IT systems; manages IT system infrastructure and any processes related to these systems; provides support to IT systems including: day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all of the client problems; provides second level problem identification, diagnosis and resolutions of problems; provides support for the dispatch system and hardware problems and remain involved in the resolution process; provides support for the escalation and communication of status to agency management and internal customers; and possesses experience in one or more systems and architectures and associated hardware: mainframe, mini, or client/server based

Basic Qualifications:

1. Linux/Windows system administration

2. Experience with help desk support

3. Deployment of network switches, firewalls, servers and VPNs

4. IAT Level 2 compliance (Security CE, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security)

Preferred Qualifications:

1. Ability to work independently

2. Ability to work across project teams

3. Willingness to learn

4. Proficient organization and communication skills


Bachelor’s Degree in a related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.

Security Clearance: Active TS/SCI with full-scope 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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Cyber Systems Administrator 1

Location: Maryland-Annapolis Junction

Requisition ID: 17028294