Northrop Grumman Systems Administrator 2 in Rolling Meadows, Illinois

Systems Administrator 2

Requisition ID: 18001671

Location(s): United States-Illinois-Rolling Meadows

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, logistics and modernization, cyber security, and C4ISR to government and commercial customers. We operate in all 50 states and 25 countries with employees who are committed to innovation, development, and discovery. Here at Northrop Grumman, we seek to deliver the value of performance by bringing the next generation of technology to life. Northrop Grumman Technology Services sector is seeking a Systems Administrator 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in Rolling Meadows, Illinois . This position is located in Rolling Meadows, IL.


  • Maintains the smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination and interaction with network administrators, managers and users.

  • Maintains vendor products with new installations and updates.

  • Makes recommendations for hardware and software.

  • Coordinates installation and provides backup and recovery.

  • Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.

  • Maintains license managing software.

  • Ancillary duties may include:

  • Setting up user accounts

  • Maintaining system documentation

  • Tuning system performance

  • Installing system wide software

  • Allocating mass storage space

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience providing user, computer, printer and server technical support.

  • Experience with Windows 7 & 10, Windows Server, and other Microsoft products.

  • Experience with backup and recovery

  • User account and license management experience

  • Must have or be able to obtain a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Secret Security Clearance.

  • Must have 3 years of relevant experience with a Bachelor’s degree, or 1 year of relevant experience with a Master’s. In lieu of a degree, 7 years of relevant experience with a high school diploma or GED will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • FlexLM license management

  • IIS

  • SQL Server

  • Backup Exec

  • SharePoint

  • IBM System I Server (OS/400)

  • ASP.NET programming

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: Systems Administrator 2

Location: Illinois-Rolling Meadows

Requisition ID: 18001671