Assoc Cyber Sys Administrator

Requisition ID: 21014096

  • Category IconCategory: Information Technology
  • Location IconLocation: Langley AFB, Virginia
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world’s biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.   Northrop Grumman Defense Systems seeks an Associate Cyber Systems Administrator to maintain and troubleshoot computer systems using COTS and Northrop Grumman developed tools located at the Distributed Training Center (DTC) at Langley AFB, VA. The Cyber System Administrator will operate and maintain systems at the DTC by following all appropriate procedures to ensure the DTC Missions are successful in supporting the warfighter. The Distributed Mission Operations Network (DMON) and DTC computer systems will be used to support distributed simulation efforts, and must undergo physical build and assembly, burn in, configuration and reoccurring audits. This position will require the incumbent to also support fielded equipment at other sites. General duties will include operating system and software configuration, system imaging and networking, documentation, and some general engineering efforts. The incumbent will be an active participant in improving defined processes, and developing and documenting new processes and procedures while monitoring multiple training sites’ systems during Distributed Mission Training (DMT) events as the need arises.
Primary responsibilities:
• Monitoring, controlling and isolating problems in a data communications network, the DMON.
• Activates/deactivates local DTC computer systems with Computer Generated Forces (CGF) systems and battle-monitors according to established ACC-DTC schedules dictated by the Combat Air Forces (CAF) customer’s training requirements. Provides first and/or second-level problem determination and provide needed support.
• Configure and support video teleconferencing between network participants as well as provide and support remote data storage capabilities.
• Respond to questions from callers: remotely assist users with event scheduling and termination.
• Record problems, develop trouble tickets, support System Problem Report analysis, and support LAN and DMON WAN system tests.
• Other duties as assigned by NG DMON personnel and ACC-DTC staff. Basic Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree in Information Technology or a STEM related discipline or 4 years of experience with system administration may be considered in-lieu of degree
  • Active Secret Security Clearance
  • Candidates must be DOD 8570 compliant Security+/CISSP within 6 months of hire date
  • Willingness to work occasional shift work

Preferred Qualifications:
  • STEM Degree
  • Top Secret Clearance
  • Experience with Windows OS, DIS/HLA Protocol
  • Familiarity with networking equipment
  • Customer relations experience
  • Recent Military experience


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.

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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.


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