Northrop Grumman Prncpl Cyber Hardware/Systems Administrator in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

Are you motivated to work in an environment that will challenge you, force you to continuously innovate, and work on solutions that make a difference for our customers? Do you want to be part of a transformation that leverages the cloud to build and deliver new capabilities? If so, there is a future for you to support a portfolio of highly visible and strategic programs at Northrop Grumman.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Cyber Systems Administrator to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Job Description:

Candidate will be part of a two person Hardware/System Administration team responsible for the day-to-day operation of two large legacy Oracle/Solaris-based mission-critical systems. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

(1) monitor system health,

(2) troubleshoot system problems,

(3) maintain storage systems,

(4) interface with external teams for hardware, network, and infrastructure support,

(5) provide after-hours on-call/call-in support,

(6) ensure system security requirements are satisfied,

(7) participate in engineering discussions,

(8) create/maintain system scripts,

(9) patch/upgrade system,

(10) administer user accounts,

(11) maintain hardware inventory, and

(12) obtain quotes for service contracts.


Basic Qualifications:

Shall have seven (7) years of Systems Administration experience with the combined specific network operating system, hardware, and software experience to be supported is required. Specific hardware and software configurations include: HP Blade Servers, CISCO 6500 series switches, Enterprise Class Storage large clustered file system, Oracle clustered file system, Quick File System, WINDOWS O/S and New Technology File System. COTS applications include Oracle, HPOpenView, BASIS, Mnemonic software and GOTS applications written in C, C++, JAVA and Shell Scripts.

Experience with COMMONVIEW monitoring tool

Experience with network activities including TCP/IP, DNS, and troubleshooting

Experience with the customer's power/space/cooling process

Experience with system security including system hardening, IAVA patch insulation, and system scanning

Experience with setup and maintenance of Fiber channel/storage area networks (SAN)

Experience with Oracle/Sun enterprise class hardware

Experience with Oracle/Solaris 10

Work schedule from 7am to 3pm (some ability to flex when pre-coordinated)

Willing to contribute to on-call/after-hours support

Education: Bachelor's Degree in related technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Five (5) years of additional system administration experience may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.

Security Clearance: Active TS/SCI with polygraph is required.

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Job Category : Information Technology