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Northrop Grumman Cyber Systems Administrator in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Discover careers that change the world and further advancements in defense, technology, and engineering today at Northrop Grumman. Use your experience to grow your career and support our global customers with the technology, systems, and solutions they need to enable their missions on the front lines and secure our world every day. With Northrop Grumman, you'll discover a culture built on diversity, respect, and above all teamwork. Together with our group of experts across the technical spectrum, you'll discover opportunities to make a difference in our world and start solving some of the world's most critical problems in the most innovative ways.

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems sector is seeking Cyber Systems Administrator to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will support the Command & Control Ballistic Missile Communications (C2BMC) program. Selected candidate will primarily support the CMS CFPT as a contributor to the Cyber Patch Team in Colorado Springs, CO. Occasional travel may be required between Colorado Springs and Huntsville, AL.

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Perform a Cyber technical role in support of the Command and Control, Battle Management, and Communications (C2BMC) program.

• Under experienced guidance, develop and test patches to fix Software, Hardware and Firmware vulnerabilities. Concentrate on vulnerability management including IAVMs, Vendor Patches and STIG configurations.

• Install and configure Linux and Windows from the OS up to the application level

• Document and verify all installation and configuration steps for the labs and fielded systems

• Develop test plans/procedures for software integration and unit test

• Work with software developers and/or vendors as needed to help diagnose and identify the root cause of problems found during system integration

• Submit problem reports for errors found per Agile processes and coordinate daily integration activities with other Cross Functional Product Teams (CFPTs)

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree with 3 years of equivalent experience or 7 years of relevant work experience in lieu of a degree

• Must have DOD 8570 IAT II certification with any of the following certifications (Security+, CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, SSCP)

• General user experience configuring and administering Linux applications

• Working knowledge of Information Assurance (IA) technologies, NIST standards, and RMF governance

• Experience scripting, installing, and testing patches on system hosts

• An active Secret clearance or higher.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience applying Cybersecurity configurations such as Firmware updates/upgrades and STIGs to a baselined system is desired.

• Hands on experience with Python and/or Powershell scripting is desired.

• Some experience with general IA activities such as secure configuration/hardening of DoD Information Systems, system audit configuration, capture, analysis, and risk reduction is desired

• Familiarity with scripting Windows Group Policy Objects (GPOs)

• Experience applying Cybersecurity configurations such as Firmware updates/upgrades and STIGs to a baselined system is desired.

• Hands on experience with Python and/or Powershell scripting is desired.

• Some experience with general IA activities such as secure configuration/hardening of DoD Information Systems, system audit configuration, capture, analysis, and risk reduction

• Familiarity with scripting Windows Group Policy Objects (GPOs)

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.

Job Category : Information Technology

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