Windows Systems Administrator 3

Northrop Grumman   •  

Linthicum, MD

Industry: Aerospace & Defense

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 166 days ago

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Windows Systems Administrator 3

Requisition ID

: 18010656

Location

: United States-Maryland-LinthicumUS Citizenship Required for this Position: YesRelocation Assistance: No relocation assistance availableClearance Type: Polygraph

Shift

: 1st Shift

Travel

: No

Description

 Northrop Grumman Enterprise Services is seeking a well-qualified Windows Administrator to join its dynamic team of technical professionals in the area.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform as primary Windows Systems Administrator for a large classified government contract.
  • Able to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization, with internal or external customers, in written and oral format.
  • Maintain smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network, software, and system engineers, PC desktop technicians, project managers, end users, and customer and IT management.
  • Able to support multiple networks.
  • Ensure necessary administration tasks are completed; direct others as necessary.
  • Analyze internal or external customer requirements and determine equipment and software requirements for solutions to problems by means of automated systems.
  • Recommend and implement system enhancements that will improve the performance and reliability of the system including installing, upgrading/patching, monitoring, problem resolution, and configuration management.
  • Provide backup and recovery services; manage file systems and disk space; manage virus protection on a routine basis.
  • Create and maintain user and computer accounts and modify file permissions and security access lists.
  • Test new releases of products to ensure compatibility and minimize user impact.
  • Develop and document technical processes and procedures as needed.
  • Make recommendations to purchase hardware, software, system components.
  • Interact, meet, discuss, and troubleshoot issues with vendors; evaluate vendor products, services, and suggestions.
  • Adhere to strict Information Systems security guidelines in all cases.
  • Maintain security audit and logging information on all classified networked and standalone computers as directed by the Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM).
  • Prepare security documentation for input to Computer Security.
  • Report project status as required for all recurring and non-recurring efforts.
  • Works under minimal direction and independently determines and develops approach to solutions.


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Qualifications

 Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of related experience or 9 years of related experience in lieu of degree.
  • Active Top Secret\SCI clearance with Full Scope Poly.
  • Current Security + CE or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire.
  • Ability to be cleared to special access programs.
  • Ability to lift equipment weighing up to 40 pounds.
  • Ability to work after hours and weekends as needed.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience operating under and managing systems within NISPOM Chapter 8, DCID 6/3-ICD 503, RMF, STIG, JAFAN, or JSIG information system environments.
  • Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining computer hardware in a networked environment.
  • Server management.
  • Currently valid Security+ CE, CASP, CISSP or similar security certification.
  • Understanding basic networking, including subnets, routing, and VLANs; Cisco experience and/or certification.
  • Windows domain architecture experience.
  • Windows AD, LDAP, VMWare, and knowledge of SAN storage systems.
  • Linux Operating System experience and/or certification for current versions.
  • VMWare experience with current version.
  • Knowledge of environmental monitoring tools (HBSS/Solar Winds/Splunk).
  • Rudimentary Scripting.
  • Creation and deployment of system images in an enterprise environment.
  • Experience with Certification & Accreditation process.
  • DoD 8570 Certification in a primary OS (Windows, Linux, Cisco).


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