Cross-Platform Cloud Administrator 4

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Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking Cross-Platform Cloud Administrator 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Description of Position:
The Cyber Systems Administrator provides support for implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of Cloud systems.

Basic Qualifications:
At least 9 years of Systems Administration experience administering user accounts, performing server subsystem configuration, network management, installation of software, performing backups, configuration management, and general maintenance.
Experience leading teams of administrators and interfacing with user communities and technical customers.
At least 5 years of experience with cross platform system administration (Linux, Solaris, Windows).
Understanding of fundamental networking and distributed computing environment concepts, Microsoft Windows and Linux desktop systems, performance tuning and capacity planning of servers (hardware and software levels)
Ability to write Perl and/or Shell scripts.
Experience using NIS, LDAP, SIMP or Active Directory for cross platform management.
Experience with server virtualization.
Experience with Cloud (AWS/OpenStack) technologies.
Knowledge of Ansible or Puppet for software deployment/configuration management.
Experience managing power, space and cooling issues.
Familiarity with the installation and configuration in a FOSS/COTS/GOTS environment.
Understanding of how Java, C/CC++, DBMS, and Perl work together.
Understanding of analytical needs and requirements.

Preferred Qualifications:
NiagraFiles (NiFi) and database administration (i.e. MySQL/MongoDB)

Bachelor's Degree in a related discipline from an accredited college or university is required Four (4) years of additional system administration experience on projects with similar environments may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.

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

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