Cyber Security Systems Administrator

Northrop Grumman

3.2

(26)

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH

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    Position summary

    stration in support of the National Air and Space Intelligence Center (NASIC) at Wright Patterson Air Force Base. NASIC is responsible for creating all-source intelligence defining the present and future air, air defense, cyber, space and ballistic missile threats to enable military operations, force modernization, and policy making. Successful candidates will clearly demonstrate strong problem solving skills, effective communication, and ability to learn various tools and how to manage their associated access controls. This Systems Administrator will be an active part of a team of Systems, Administrators, and DevOps personnel responsible for NASIC's transition to the CLOUDworks platform hosted by the Air Force Research Laboratory. This transition will provide the center with access to Atlassian's Jira and Confluence tools and will introduce new access management, server administration, and Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) pipeline requirements. As part of a broader team, successful candidates will have the opportunity to gain experience in Windows and Linux Administration and grow their skills in related DevOps technologies.

    Summary of Responsibilities

    Operate as a part of a team supporting the NASIC CLOUDworks infrastructure platform through tasks such as access and permission management while acting as point of contact for all related questions, issues, and concerns for 3rd party tools. Manages all account requests while maintaining security standards.

    Basic Qualifications for a Systems Administrator:

    • One of the following:
      • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math discipline with 3 Years related experience
      • Master's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math discipline with 1 Years related experience
    • Active Department of Defense Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information security clearance
    • Experience working with Linux Operating Systems such as RedHat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), CentOS, or Rocky Linux.
    • Active CompTIA Security+, CASP, or CISSP certification

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience with account/privilege management
    • Familiarity of Atlassian tools such as Jira and Confluence
    • Knowledge of ticketing systems
    • Experience with Linux Systems Administration
    • Familiar with security compliance and related security scanning products
    • Experience with scripting using tools such as Perl, Bash, PowerShell, etc.
    • Candidate must demonstrate strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

    Salary Range: $70,100 - $105,100

    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.
    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 . https://U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

    Why you should apply for a job to Northrop Grumman:

  • 93% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Back-up Care Advantage offers employees a safety net for those days when regular care arrangements fall through.
  • Sitter City offers access to babysitters, dog walkers & caregivers who can assist with special needs, companion care, housekeeping & more.
  • We’ve partnered with College Coach, an organization that can assist employees and their families through important educational challenges.