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Cross Platform Systems Administrator




Annapolis Junction, MD 20701

How do cyber terrorists get past the industry's best? They don't. There are too many of us fighting virtual threats, protecting enterprises and entire countries from large-scale attacks. From creating a citywide wireless network for our first responders, to protecting our nation from cyber threats, to building software-defined radios that change how our military communications, our Information Systems team helps life run smoothly and safely. If you are the sort of person who loves a challenge and likes to be involved in serious organizational and software change
-- Then what is happening in the Cyber and Intelligence Mission Solutions Division is the place for you. This is without a doubt one of the most interesting and exciting times to join an organization like ours. The culture is one of excellence; team work, learning, delivered value and people. We are looking for people who love to learn and take initiative to really make this happen. Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking Cross Platform Systems Administrator to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD. NGISCYBERMD


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 system maintenance;* Experience leading teams of administrators and interfacing with user communities and technical customers;* At least 5 years' 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 VBScript/Perl/Shell scripts;* Experience using NIS or Active Directory for cross platform management;* Experience with server virtualization;* Experience managing power, space, and cooling issues

Preferred Qualifications:

* Experience with Weblogic 10.0 or later;* Familiarity with the installation and configuration in a FOSS/COTS/GOTS environment;* Understanding of how C/C++, DBMS and Perl work together;* Understanding of analytical needs and requirements.
* Active Security+ certification a plus Education: 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 full-scope polygraph is required. 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.

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: Yes
US Citizenship Required for this Position: No relocation assistance available
Business Sector: United States-Maryland-Annapolis Junction 

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: Yes
US Citizenship Required for this Position: No relocation assistance available
Business Sector: United States-Maryland-Annapolis Junction
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Minimum Clearance:
Top Secret/SCI - Polygraph
Job Category:
IT - Hardware
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