Cyber Systems Administrator

Requisition ID: R10015134

  • Category IconCategory: Information Technology
  • Location IconLocation: Corinne - UT, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes- May Consider Occasional/Part-Time Teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Enterprise Services is seeking a well-qualified Cyber Systems Administrator to join its dynamic team of technical professionals in the Promontory, Utah area in support of the Propulsion Systems business unit. This role supports many different customers and programs. Roles and responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • 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.
  • Interact, meet, discuss, and troubleshoot issues with team members, suppliers, customers, and vendors.
  • Work closely with InfoSec and Cyber security teams to ensure policies/procedures and best practices are followed.
  • Provide limited support for multiple networks; ensure necessary administration tasks are completed.
  • Work with PC Technicians to provide potential solutions based on standard hardware and software.
  • Work closely with System Engineering and Information Security Engineering to develop recommended system improvements, upgrades, and solutions.
  • Assist in creating and supporting mobile, cyber security controller machines.
  • Recommend and implement system enhancements to improve performance and reliability of systems, including installing, upgrading/patching, monitoring, problem resolution, and configuration management.
  • Communicate effectively at all levels of the organization, with internal and external customers, in written and oral format.
  • 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, and system components.
  • Adhere to strict Information Systems security guidelines in all cases.
  • Prepare security documentation for input to Computer Security.
  • Work under minimal direction and independently determine and develop approach to solutions.
  • Provide regular status to management.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Associate's degree and 4 years of experience, or Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of experience; a High School diploma or equivalent and 6 years of experience may be considered in lieu of a completed degree.
  • Experience with security tools (A/V, IDS, Firewalls).
  • Experience with virtualizing applications.
  • Windows Server design, architecture, and management experience.
  • Windows Active Directory, Forest Design, and Child Domain design experience. 
  • Ability to lift equipment weighing up to 40 pounds.
  • Ability to work after hours and weekends as needed.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with NIST 800-171 and CMMC frameworks.
  • Microsoft PowerShell, batch file scripting experience.
  • Experience with PXE boot process and network imaging process.
  • Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining computer hardware in a networked environment.
  • Understanding of basic networking, including subnets, routing and VLANs; Cisco experience and/or certification.
  • Experience installing, configuring, maintaining, and using various virtual hosting environments including VMWare, Nutanix, KVM, and HyperV.
  • Experience with cloud hosting environments including AWS and Azure.
  • Experience with the Linux Operating System.
  • Knowledge of environmental monitoring tools (HBSS/Solar Winds/Splunk).

Salary Range: 64200 - 96200

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 ( we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.

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.

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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  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 work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.

Did you know?

We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.