Northrop Grumman Cloud and Virtual Machine Engineer 4 in Redondo Beach, California

Cloud and Virtual Machine Engineer 4

Requisition ID: 18002648

Location(s): United States-California-Redondo Beach

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

The Space Park Engineering Center is seeking an experienced Cloud and Virtual Machine (VM) Engineer to join the team in Redondo Beach, CA to support various programs.

Candidate will create and maintain cloud and VM environments and infrastructure using AWS GovCloud, OpenStack and VMware. Implementations will need to meet requirements and ensure smooth and efficient operations for user support. Coordinating provisioning requests and troubleshooting the integration points between AWS, OpenStack and VMware. Additional tasks could include RHEL OS installations, kick-start, COTS configurations, and NIS/LDAP, and Windows configuration. Install and support Open Source applications as needed for user support. Use Linux/Windows to support installation and maintain configurations, working with vendors to solve issues, research technical problems and work complex issues.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) related discipline plus at least 9 years applicable work experience; at least 7 years experience with Masters.

  • Current Top Secret clearance with the ability to obtain SCI clearance

  • Strong knowledge of system administration principles, concepts, and techniques

  • Experience with computing environment operations and sustainment

  • Experience with real-time operational environment

  • Experience working with vendors and facilities personnel

  • Knowledge of networking and computer security processes

  • Current Cyber Security Certification or ability to obtain Cyber Security Certification

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Technical knowledge and experience with other trending technologies such as Docker, Ansible, DevOps.

  • Experience with Linux, network protocols and firewalls, Network Appliance IOS and storage, and implementation of Open Source applications in a secure environment is a plus.

  • Works well in a team environment

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills

  • Scripting experience

  • Current SCI security clearance

  • Security or CISSP certification

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: Cloud and Virtual Machine Engineer 4

Location: California-Redondo Beach

Requisition ID: 18002648