Cloud Systems Administrator

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 candidate that has experience as a systems administrator for large Hadoop and Accumulo based clusters and a strong background in troubleshooting operational system issues as they arise for a position at Laurel, MD. A Cloud Administrator certification is required.

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Basic Requirements:
At least two (2) years experience in the implementation and technical support of multi-platform, multi-system networks, including those composed of CISCO and UNIX or LINUX-based hardware platforms, to encompass diagnosing network performance shortcomings and designing and implementing performance improvements.
At least two (2) years experience managing and monitoring large Hadoop clusters
Demonstrated the ability to work with OpenSource (NoSQL) products that support highly distributed, massively parallel computation needs such as Accumulo
At least two (2) years experience implementing network solutions for complex, high performance systems composed of UNIX or LINUX-based hardware platforms.
Hadoop/Cloud Systems Administrator Certification

Education: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related STEM discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional Systems Administrator or Cloud Administrator experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.

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

Preferred Requirements:
Required - Demonstrated work experience with the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS).
Demonstrated knowledge of analytical needs and requirements, query syntax, data flows, and traffic manipulation.

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