Northrop Grumman Cyber Systems Administrator 2/3 (Linux) in Pensacola, Florida

Cyber Systems Administrator 2/3 (Linux)

Requisition ID: 17000935

Location(s): United States-Florida-Pensacola

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems has an exciting opportunity a for Cyber System Administrator with Linux experience to join our team in Pensacola. This position will support large computing systems and state of the art solutions to a wide range of technical problems for classified programs and project supporting the DoD.

The Systems Administrator for 7x24 classified operations will be designing, installing, configuring, securing, and maintaining operating systems for mission critical servers in support of classified Department of Defense programs.

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage Enterprise Red Hat Linux computing infrastructure, troubleshooting real time data collection, recommending appropriate actions to improve performance, insuring high availability, maintaining Linux systems in accordance with DoD policies and procedures, and communicating effectively with remote customers.

  • Utilize Remedy ticketing system for trouble management.

  • Knowledge and experience with DoD STIGs, operational standards.

  • This is 24x7 operations and selected candidates must be available to work various shifts.

This position will require the flexibility to work 2nd or 3rd shift.

This position can be filled as a level 2 or level 3

This position can be filled as a level 2 or level 3 based on the following qualifications

Basic Qualifications level 2:

  • BS Degree in technical field and three (3) years of Linux Admin experience; AA Degree in technical field and five (5) years of Linux Admin experience or seven (7) years of Linux Admin experience in lieu of degree.

  • Experience with managing Red Hat Linux systems specifically

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including technical writing ability

  • Active Secret clearance with the ability to obtain a Top Secret with SCI access

  • Security Certification or any certification that meets 8570 requirements

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

Basic Qualifications level 3:

  • BS Degree in technical field and six (6) years of Linux administration experience; AA degree in technical field and eight (8) years of Linux administration experience OR 10 years of Linux administration experience in lieu of degree

  • Experience with managing Red Hat Linux systems specifically

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including technical writing ability

  • Active Secret clearance with the ability to obtain a Top Secret with SCI access

  • Security Certification or any certification that meets 8570 requirements

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

Preferred Qualifications

  • RHCSA, Sourcefire, Netflow

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Title: Cyber Systems Administrator 2/3 (Linux)

Location: Florida-Pensacola

Requisition ID: 17000935