Northrop Grumman Cloud/VM Engineer 5 in Redondo Beach, California

Cloud/VM Engineer 5

Requisition ID: 18004566

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

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking an experienced Cloud and Virtual Machine (VM) Engineer 5 to join our team in Redondo Beach, CA.

Candidate will architect, 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. Coordinate provisioning requests and troubleshooting integration points. System performance and tuning through technical and procedural collaboration with Customer, sub-Contractors and end users. Additional tasks 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.

This position is contingent upon final active SCI clearance.

Position is contingent upon obtaining SCI security clearance by start date.



Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) plus 14 years applicable work experience; 12 year with masters or 9 Years with PHD.

  • Current active Top Secret clearance with ability to obtain a SCI clearance by start date

  • 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

  • Security CE certification or ability to obtain a cyber-security certification

  • Works well in a team environment

Preferred Qualifications:

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

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

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills

  • Scripting experience

  • SCI security clearance

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/VM Engineer 5

Location: California-Redondo Beach

Requisition ID: 18004566