Windows Systems Administrator 3

    Northrop Grumman
    Melbourne, FL
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $28.29 - $54.96

    Job Description

    Northrop Grumman Enterprise Services is seeking a well-qualified Windows Administrator to join its dynamic team of technical professionals in the Melbourne, FL area. Roles and responsibilities include:

    • Perform as a Windows System Administrator for a classified government contract

    • Able to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization, with internal or external customers, in written and oral format.

    • 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.

    • Manage, maintain and monitor VMWare virtual environment to include virtualized servers and VDI Desktops

    • Able to support multiple networks. Ensure necessary administration tasks are completed; direct others as necessary.

    • Analyze internal or external customer requirements and determine equipment and software requirements for solutions

    • Recommend and implement system enhancements that will improve the performance and reliability of the system including installing, upgrading/patching, monitoring, problem resolution, and configuration management.

    • Provide backup and recovery services; manage file systems and disk space; manage virus protection on a routine basis.

    • Create and maintain user and computer accounts and modify file permissions and security access lists.

    • 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, system components.

    • Interact, meet, discuss, and troubleshoot issues with vendors; evaluate vendor products, services, and suggestions.

    • Adhere to strict Information Systems security guidelines in all cases.

    • Maintain security audit and logging information on all classified networked and standalone computers as directed by the Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM).

    • Prepare security documentation for input to Computer Security.

    • Report project status as required for all recurring and non-recurring efforts.

    • Works under minimal direction and independently determines and develops approach to solutions

    Qualifications :

    Basic Qualifications:

    Bachelor's degree and 5 years of related experience or 9 years of related experience in lieu of degree.

    • Experience managing Windows Server OS in a domain architecture

    • Current Security + CE or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire

    • Active DoD Secret clearance with ability to maintain

    • Ability to lift equipment weighing up to 40 pounds

    • Ability to work after hours and weekends as needed

    *US citizenship is required in order to obtain and maintain security clearance

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Familiarity/Experience with Linux RHEL Operating Platform

    • Active Top Secret/SCI Clearance

    • Ability to be cleared to SAP/SAR Programs

    • Masters degree in IS related field

    • Experience operating under and managing systems within NISPOM Chapter 8, DCID 6/3-ICD 503, RMF, STIG, JAFAN, or JSIG

    • VMWare experience with current versions of Virtual Center, ESXi and/or VMWare Horizon View

    • Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining computer hardware in a networked environment

    • Experience with Windows Server management and Windows domain architecture

    • Currently valid Security+ CE, CASP, CISSP or similar security certification

    • Understanding basic networking, including subnets, routing, and VLANs; Cisco experience and/or certification

    • Windows AD, LDAP, VMWare, and knowledge of SAN storage systems

    • Knowledge of environmental monitoring tools (HBSS/Solar Winds/Splunk)

    • Creation and deployment of system images in an enterprise environment

    • Experience with Certification & Accreditation process

    • DoD 8570 Certification in a primary OS (Windows, Linux, Cisco

    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.

    Posting ID: 552778352Posted: 2020-05-21