Northrop Grumman Windows/Linux Systems Administrator 2/3 in Charlottesville, Virginia

Windows/Linux Systems Administrator 2/3

Requisition ID: 18007197

Location(s): United States-Virginia-Charlottesville

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a well-qualified Windows/Linux Systems Administrator Level 2/3. The Systems administrator will support Maritime Systems and be responsible for management of the Northrop Grumman US network Program Labs, partnering with Information Security and ensuring successful level of DFAR security compliance for PLN systems. This position will be located in Charlottesville, VA.

Roles and responsibilities include:

• Success completion of all POA&M tasks. (Non-Recurring, urgent need)

• Maintain current ISSP in GRC.

• Partner with Information Security, stay up to date on DFAR requirements.

• Perform as primary Windows System Administrator

• Able to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization, with internal or external customers, in written and oral format.

• Maintain smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network, software, and system engineers, PC desktop technicians, project managers, end users, and customer and IT management.

• Able to support multiple networks. Ensure necessary administration tasks are completed; direct others as necessary.

• Analyze internal or external customer requirements and determine equipment and software requirements for solutions to problems by means of automated systems.

• Develop and document technical processes and procedures as needed.

• Make recommendations to purchase hardware, software, system components.

• Report project status as required for all recurring and non-recurring efforts.

• Works under minimal direction and independently determines and develops approach to solutions.

This position may be filled at either a level 2 or level 3.

Basic Qualifications for Level 2:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 3 years of related systems administrator experience; An additional 4 years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree

  • Must have experience with Windows and LINUX

  • Current Security CE or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire

  • Ability to lift equipment weighing up to 40 pounds

  • Ability to work after hours and weekends as needed

  • US citizenship is required

Basic Qualifications for Level 3:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 6 years of related systems administrator experience; An additional 4 years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree

  • Must have experience with Windows and LINUX

  • Current Security CE or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire

  • Ability to lift equipment weighing up to 40 pounds

  • Ability to work after hours and weekends as needed

  • US citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience operating under and managing systems within NISPOM Chapter 8, DCID 6/3-ICD 503, RMF, STIG, JAFAN, or JSIG information system environments

• Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining computer hardware in a networked environment

• Currently valid Security CE, CASP, CISSP or similar security certification

• Windows domain architecture experience

• Windows AD, LDAP, VMWare, and knowledge of SAN storage systems

• Linux Operating System experience and/or certification for current versions

• VMWare experience with current version

• Knowledge of environmental monitoring tools (HBSS/Solar Winds/Splunk)

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.

Title: Windows/Linux Systems Administrator 2/3

Location: Virginia-Charlottesville

Requisition ID: 18007197