Northrop Grumman Linux Systems Administrator 3 - RHEL - TS/SCI - VMware in Wright, Ohio

Linux Systems Administrator 3 - RHEL - TS/SCI - VMware

Requisition ID: 17028288

Location(s): United States-Ohio-Wright-Patterson AFB

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: No

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems in Dayton, Ohio is seeking a Red Hat Linux System Administrator to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's team supporting theAdvanced Technical Exploitation Program II (ATEP II)(DoD contract).The qualified candidate will provide maintenance, sustainment, and enhancement to Geospatial Intelligence Squadron (NASIC/GSI) operational information technology (IT) infrastructure. The qualified candidate will maintain, sustain, enhance, and provide technical support to GEOINT systems with a Red Hat Linux operating system. They will maintain the existing physical servers and VMware clusters on both SIPRNET and JWICS. Support shall include maintenance and optimization of existing servers and virtual machines (VMs), as well as, creation and operation of new servers and VMs.


- Installation and Maintenance of Enterprise Linux Servers and network systems.

- Provide backup and recovery services; manage file systems and disk space; manage virus protections system and update virus definitions on a routine basis.

- Installation and Maintenance of Enterprise Linux Servers and network systems.

- Create and maintain user and computer accounts and modify file permissions and security access lists.

- Test new releases of products to ensure compatibility and minimize user impact.

- Develop and document technical processes and procedures as needed.

- Provide support to a large user base.

- Performance and network tuning


Basic Qualifications:

- Active Top Secret/SCI clearance

- 6 years of relevant experience with a Bachelor’s Degree in STEM related field or 4 years of relevant experience with a Master's Degree in a STEM related field; or 10 years of relevant experience without a degree.

- Ability to obtain Security certification before starting

- Experience administering Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6 / 7 servers.

- Experience with backups and restoration, user support, and documentation

Preferred Qualifications:

- Experience with VMWare or other virtualization technologies

- Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining Tomcat, Apache, and other webserver installations using PKI infrastructure

- Experience with scripting languages and automation

- Familiarity with load balancing, firewalls and network tools

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: Linux Systems Administrator 3 - RHEL - TS/SCI - VMware

Location: Ohio-Wright-Patterson AFB

Requisition ID: 17028288