Systems Administrator-19019893

Location: Melbourne
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: Secret
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking an experienced systems administrator to join our multi-disciplinary Team at Melbourne, Florida.


 We are looking for a systems administrator experienced in planning, standing up, and maintaining a Linux lab environment. The position may expand to administrating multiple labs.


This position offers the option of a 9/80 work schedule. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.




Basic Qualifications:
Typical Minimum Education / Experience: 3 Years with Bachelors; 1 Year with Masters / An additional 4 years of experience may be substituted for degree requirement
Must be a U.S. Citizen and possess an active DoD Secret or a minimum of an active Interim Secret clearance to start.
Must possess or plan to obtain CompTIA Security+ or equivalent Certification within DoD Directive 8570 IAT Level II.
Ability to stand up and maintain a Linux lab environment (administration and support)
Network administration knowledge (troubleshooting, interface with local network support staff).
Ability to create and build OS installation discs
Experience with ClearCase (troubleshooting, installation, user administration)
Basic computer hardware and troubleshooting knowledge
Experience with formatting hard drives, imaging hard drives, managing backups
Perform backups, perform periodic backups, and implement recovery plans
Must have the ability to write scripts for use in deploying updates/settings across multiple systems (bash, shell, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications:
Active TS/SCI
CompTIA Linux+
Experience applying Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs).

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.

Job ID: 19019893

  Reasons to apply:

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
Secret Required