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Northrop Grumman Prncpl Cyber Sys Administrator in Nellis AFB, Nevada

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Working in Northrop Grumman Defense Systems means making a direct contribution to mission projects that keep our homeland safe, expanding the boundaries of possibility, and reshaping the world we live in. If you're looking for challenging work experiences with a bigger purpose and desire to learn in a collaborative environment, we invite you to look for the next step in your career at Northrop Grumman.

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems is seeking a qualified Principal Cyber System Administrator to become part of a diverse team of cyber system admin professionals supporting a fast-paced, growing, dynamic program for our Air Force customer. This position is located at Nellis AFB, Nevada.

The candidate would be responsible for maintaining seamless operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network administrators and cybersecurity teams. Interacting with users and evaluating DoD approved vendor products and solutions. Providing inputs to trade studies when making hardware and software purchases, help with coordinating installations, providing backup recovery support, and assist with developing and monitoring policies and standards. Ancillary duties may include setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, fine tuning system performance, installing system wide software and allocating mass storage space.

The candidate's responsibilities include:

  • Performing updates and patching of computer infrastructure

  • Configuring, administering and maintaining computer infrastructure (Windows 10, Server 2012, Windows Server 2016, Active Directory, Red Hat Enterprise Linux)

  • Configuring, administering, and maintaining patch deployment and management system

  • Providing patch management status reporting to management

  • Configuring, monitoring, maintaining, and administering computer backup and recovery solution

  • Providing backup and recovery status reporting to management

  • Ensure System Administrator sub-team executes secure configuration managed processes

  • Executing Agile processes such as DEVSECOPs

  • Making recommendations for solutions to technical problems (e.g. product selection recommendations)

  • Maintaining and operating virtual environments for servers and workstations

  • Writing standard operating procedure documentation and developing system cold-start documentation

  • Performing auditing as delegated by ISSO, ISSM, or equivalent following defined procedures

  • Developing proposal input or other business development support activities

  • Participating in customer meetings, or providing status input to higher level management

Job Category : Information Technology