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Northrop Grumman Systems Administrator in Huntsville, Alabama

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Northrop Grumman Technology Services Sector is seeking a Systems Administrator to join our growing team of qualified, diverse individuals in Huntsville, AL.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the systems conform to all audit, securityandCyber Security regulatory requirements.

  • Supportingsystem users forRed Hat Linuxdevelopment environments, keeping them in-step with security changes andpatches, including OS, Database and all vendor updates, while adhering tocertification standards and change procedures.

  • Performing builds and deployments in support of testingupcoming releases, including submitted changes and duties related toconfiguration management in a development environment.

  • Tuning and security of required systems needed foroperational environment.

  • Installing of physical and virtual hardware, operatingsystems, middle-tier software, database software and data, LDAP servers,HTTP servers, firewall, proxy servers, printers, routers, switches, IPSECtunnels, etc.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in either Computer Science,Information Assurance, Cybersecurity and3 plus years of relatedexperience. Cybersecurity certifications with6 plus years directlyrelated experience can be substituted in lieu of degree.

  • Commandof Linux Operating System administrationin server environments, preferably Red Hat Enterprise Linux; Linux-basedshell scripting experience.

  • Familiarity with Risk Management Framework for ClosedRestricted Networks

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret securityclearance.

  • Active Interim Secret clearance, or higher, required tostart.

  • Obtain Security+ prior to or within 6 months of hiringdate.

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience demonstrating compliance with NationalInstitute of Standards and Technology (NIST) security controls

  • Managing/administering a Red Hat Enterprise Linuxserver based environment

  • Experience in VMware, Cisco routing, switching andFirewalls

  • Security+ Certification

  • Linux+ Certification

  • Experience with Solaris 8 or Solaris 10 Unix OperatingSystem

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