Technical Services Engineer 2 - OCONUS

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Technical Services Engineer 2 to help support a program located in North Yorkshire, England.

The program is seeking a highly qualified, mission-oriented individual looking to realize the rewards of maintaining innovative and complex systems. The individual should be motivated, engaged and technically talented to join our team of diverse and extremely qualified professionals.

The team requires an individual with Linux experience who can work in a structured configuration controlled environment, primarily focused on the support and maintenance of real-time software applications hosted on a broad range of computing platforms.

The selected candidate will be responsible for evaluating operational software and infrastructure problems and providing immediate solutions to restore service (providing on-call 24x7 emergency anomaly response). Responsibilities also include the integration and verification of new software baselines.

A comprehensive overseas compensation package is offered with this position including relocation assistance.

An initial 18 month tour commitment is required.


An initial 18 month tour commitment is required.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Requires a BS (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics fields) with 2 years' relevant Linux/UNIX experience, OR 6 years' relevant Linux/Unix experience in lieu of a degree.
  • Basic Linux command level knowledge that can be applied to troubleshooting and maintaining systems.
  • Must have an active TS/SCI clearance with polygraph and SSBI (updated within the last 4 years).
  • Applicant must meet DOD 8570-1M requirements for commercial certification (e.g., A , Network and/or Security ) as an Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level 1 or higher.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience integrating, testing or managing virtualized systems.
  • Experience performing physical-to-virtual and virtual-to-virtual migrations.
  • Experience with system hardening and security best practices.

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.

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