Computer Systems Analyst 3/4

    Northrop Grumman
    Sunnyvale, CA
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    Northrop Grumman is seeking a Computer Systems Analyst to join our team. This position will be located at our Sunnyvale, CA campus. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Information Technology support team. Roles and responsibilities include but may not be limited to:

    • Install, configure, and maintain large computer clusters/servers and software.
    • 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.
    • 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 to problems by means of automated systems.
    • 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 list.
    • 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.
    • Prepare security documentation for input to Computer Security.
    • Report project status as required for all recurring and non-recurring efforts.
    • Design and maintain network communications systems.
    • Provide specifications and detailed schematics for network architecture as needed.
    • Maintaining a smooth operation of Windows based networks.
    • Propose solutions to management to ensure all communications requirements based on future needs and current usage.
    • Create and update appropriate documentations, including operational instructions.
    • Provides regular monitoring and security analysis to meet DoD security standards.

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    This position may filled at a higher level based on the qualifications listed below.


    Qualifications :

    Basic Qualifications for a Level 3:

    • Associate's degree and 7 years of experience OR Bachelor's degree and 5 years of experience OR Master's degree and 3 years of experience; 9 years of experience may be considered in lieu of completed degree.
    • Current Security+ CE or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire.
    • US citizenship is required.
    • Active Top Secret clearance with SSBI.
    • Experience managing Redhat Linux server environment.
    • Hardware Experience with HPE and Dell Servers - firmware patching, hardware upgrades, lights out management experience, troubleshooting, and visualization.
    • Linux Experience - Basic understanding of Linux OS functionality, commands, and file structures and/or certification for current versions.
    • Ability to lift equipment weighing up to 40 pounds.
    • Ability to work after hours and weekends as needed.

    Basic Qualifications for a Level 4:

    • Associate's degree and 11 years of experience OR Bachelor's degree and 9 years of experience OR Master's degree and 7 years of experience; 13 years of experience may be considered in lieu of completed degree.
    • Current Security+ CE or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire.
    • US citizenship is required.
    • Active Top Secret clearance with SSBI.
    • Experience managing Redhat Linux server environment.
    • Hardware Experience with HPE and Dell Servers - firmware patching, hardware upgrades, lights out management experience, troubleshooting, and visualization.
    • Linux Experience - Basic understanding of Linux OS functionality, commands, and file structures and/or certification for current versions.
    • Ability to lift equipment weighing up to 40 pounds.
    • Ability to work after hours and weekends as needed.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience with Certification & Accreditation process.
    • Windows Experience - Proficient understanding of Windows OS (Windows 10 and Server 2012/2016 preferred), and Active Directory concepts (including DHCP and DNS).
    • SAN Knowledge - Interactions with VMware applications (vSphere objects, Horizon View, etc.), and fiber channel infrastructure concepts.
    • Experience operating under and managing systems within NISPOM Chapter 8, DCID 6/3-ICD 503, RMF, STIG, JAFAN, or JSIG information system environments.
    • Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining computer hardware in a networked environment.
    • Experience with server management.
    • Experience with installing, configuring, and maintaining job management tools.
    • Able to provide reliable and efficient backups/restores for all managed systems.
    • Experience supporting HPC compilers and libraries.
    • Experience with information security technologies like, event log management, intrusion detection, HIPS, anti-virus, vulnerability assessments. (Solarwinds, Nessus, Tenable, McAfee, Sophos, HBSS).
    • Rudimentary Scripting.
    • Able to maintain and monitor the security of HPC systems and servers.
    • DoD 8570 Certification in a primary OS (Windows, Linux, Cisco).
    • Experience managing and maintaining complex NTFS security models.

    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.

    Posting ID: 552780464Posted: 2020-05-21