Principal Cyber Systems Administrator
Are you ready to leverage your security clearance, knowledge and technical experience in a new role?
Adversaries, cybercriminals and cyber terrorists, are working every hour of every day to develop new means to compromise networks, to seize valuable intellectual property and personal data, and to gain an advantage on the digital battlefield. At Northrop Grumman, our mission is to see to it that they fail. Speed, stealth and precision - keys to controlling the physical domains of land, sea, air and space are imperatives in controlling the cyber domain. Our talented employees make advances every day based on these imperatives and are committed to providing the most advanced protection for our customers against the rapidly evolving cyber threat spectrum. Our company is trusted with securing some of the most high-risk systems and continues to be the trusted provider of mission enabled solutions for the security or our nation and allies. This is without a doubt one of the most exciting times to join our team. So come join us and experience the value of performance.
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking multiple Cyber Systems Administrators to support faced-paced cutting edge programs ensuring national security and defense. The positions are located in the Annapolis Junction, MD greater area.
This position represents immediate opportunities across multiple programs. Though each program has specific labor categories which must be met prior to placement, all candidates must minimally meet the knowledge, skills and abilities listed below.
Education: Bachelor's Degree in related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional systems administration experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.
6+ years of experience with Systems Administration in similar environments
Experience Administering Linux OS
Scripting such as BASH, Python, Perl and/or Groovy
CM tools such as Jira, Git and/or Subversion
Familiar with Provisioning tools such as Ansible, Puppet, and/or Salt
Monitoring Tools such as Nagios, Splunk and/or Wireshark
Virtualization tools such as VMware and/or MASH
Security: Active TS/SCI w/Polygraph is required
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
Nessus scans experience highly desired
Network products such as Cisco, Brocade, Juniper Networks
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.
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