Northrop Grumman PC Network Support Technician 2 in Tinker AFB, Oklahoma

PC Network Support Technician 2

Requisition ID: 18005477

Location(s): United States-Oklahoma-Tinker AFB

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

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 is seeking a PC Network Support Technician to join our growing team of qualified, diverse individuals at Tinker Air Force Base in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma . This position will be located in Oklahoma City, OK. The qualified applicant will become part of a Northrop Grumman team of professionals who are actively supporting computer operations for an avionics test and development laboratory.

The selected candidate will work in classified operations supporting a large variety of computing systems, requiring a wide range of solutions to solve technical problems in support of Department of Defense programs. The successful candidate will ensure optimal operation of systems, ensure updates are applied in a timely manner, and work with other computer engineering and software development teams to resolve technical issues.

Responsibilities:

  • Under general supervision, provides systems administration tasks for multiple operating systems including Windows, Linux, and Unix; to include account administration, systems installation, and software configuration

  • Assists with version management of standard image builds and documents standard procedures for installation and support

  • Completes system administration tasks associated with backup technology systems and other business continuity and disaster recovery practices

  • Prepares and processes documentation in accordance with security and compliance directives, and to record best practices within the IT operations

  • Participates in root cause analyses of systems failures to correct deficiencies in operations

  • Works with team members to develop appropriate actions to improve performance

  • Monitors and tunes systems to achieve optimum user performance.

  • Assists in development of appropriate course of action to provide, improve or restore systems’ functionality, and recommends / requests procurement of hardware and/or software solutions when necessary

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have Associate’s degree or other 2 year technical degree in related field and 1 year of experience

  • In lieu of a degree, must have a high school diploma or GED with 3 years of computer support experience.

  • Must have or be able to obtain valid CompTIA Security CE or CISSP (certified to meet DoD 8570 requirements) within 6 months of hire

  • Must have active U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance (or higher); an inactive Secret security clearance (last used within 2 years) will also be considered

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain additional program clearances.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Valid CompTIA Security CE certification

  • Active DoD Secret security clearance (with last investigation within the past 5 years)

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: PC Network Support Technician 2

Location: Oklahoma-Tinker AFB

Requisition ID: 18005477