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IT Software Infrastructure Manager I

Requisition ID: R10064297

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: McClellan, California, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available 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 Mission Systems is a trusted provider of mission-enabling solutions for global security.  Our Engineering and Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter.  Come be a part of our mission!

We are looking for you to join our team as an IT Software Infrastructure Manager I based out of McClellan, CA (Sacramento area).

What You’ll get to Do:

Be part of a collaborative team and dynamic environment where you can make a direct impact working with the latest technologies. In addition:

  • Be responsible for developing the automation of our applications, systems, and processes

  • Manage a team of System Administrators, Network Engineers, Cyber Security, Software Engineers and DevOps Engineers to support Agile Software Development

  • Design automation implementation strategy for manual software and IT processes for both unclassified and classified development environments

  • Automate infrastructure utilizing the Atlassian tool suite and other Northrop Grumman recommended tools such as Docker, Jenkins, Ansible, and many more

  • Automate backup and restoration processes and test the recovery of those backups on a regular basis

  • Build pipeline configurations to orchestrate provisioning and deployment of both large and small scale systems

  • Enable software developers to write unit tests and integration tests for code validation

  • Enable the software developers to identify software defects in their existing code base and constantly improve the code quality

  • Automate monitoring tools to monitor system health and reliability to support high uptime requirements

  • Automate disaster recovery plans to support the applications

  • Scale infrastructure to meet rapidly increasing demand

  • Develop and improve operational practices and procedures

  • Support product development teams and other stakeholder to maintain business continuity and maintain customer satisfaction

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in a technical discipline and 5+ years' experience with System Administration, Cyber Security or Network Engineering OR Master of Science degree in a technical discipline and 3+ years of experience with System Administration, Cyber Security or Network Engineering; an additional 4 years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree

  • Experience with Windows, Linux and Storage

  • Experience with Agile DevOps methodology & automation tools (Docker, Jenkins, Ansible, etc.)

  • Must have experience leading a team and/or projects

  • Must have US Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Clearance/SCI

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in a relevant technical or management specialty

  • Experience leading, developing, and managing a direct staff of employees

  • Experience in supporting or leading System Admins., Network Engineers and/or Software Developers with hands-on experience a plus

  • Program Management Experience

  • Experience in driving organizational change

  • DevSecOps Experience

  • Agile, SAFe Experience

  • Active TS/SCI security clearance


Salary Range: $119,600 USD - $179,400 USD

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. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. 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?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.