Northrop Grumman Storage Administrator in Austin, Texas

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Manages the operation, administration, maintenance and troubleshooting of all components in enterprise level storage systems, including SAN and NAS environments, to ensure functionality and efficiency to meet customer needs.

Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, installs and provisions storage related infrastructure.

In order to manage our mission essential back up environment, it will be critical for the successful candidates to develop close working relationships with team members, customer groups, and other teams.

Basic Qualifications:

The Storage Administrator shall have familiarity and experience with the following storage concepts and products:

*Bachelor's degree in Science and 6 years of relevant experience

*Experience installing HDS HNAS 3090, 4060 or other NAS Storage Arrays

*3 years of experience migrating files between disparate storage systems

*Experience in monitoring and resolving performance related issues with the HNAS 3090, 4060 or other NAS arrays

*Familiar with Storage protocols such as: NFS, CIFS, iSCSI

*Understanding of storage hardware concepts (e.g. Enclosures, Drives, RAID etc.)

*Good understanding of disaster recovery concepts and techniques that applies to storage systems

*Storage Replication, Snapshots, Mirroring, Backups experience

*Familiar with Transparent disk/file system encryption and deduplication

*Familiar with Network Attached Storage Arrays

*Experience in Storage Area Network Arrays

*Must be a US Citizen or a Green Card holder

Preferred Qualifications:

.Familiar with ITIL change management and incident management concepts.

.Installing EMC XtremIO Storage Arrays

.Configuration and management of EMC Data Domain storage arrays

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.