Windows Systems Administrator
Company: Northrop Grumman
Posted on: May 1, 2021
Support our entire enterprise and build the networks, staff the
teams, and develop the processes that will keep us defining what's
possible. We have opportunities across our enterprise with 90,000
team members throughout the world. The only limit to your growth is
your ambition and drive. We want to empower you to bring your best,
with resources, support, and talented team members that will launch
your career. Northrop Grumman Enterprise Services is seeking a
well-qualified Windows Administrator to join its dynamic team of
technical professionals in the Linthicum, MD area. Roles and
responsibilities will include:
--- Perform as a Windows Systems Administrator for a large
classified government contract.
--- Communicate effectively within the organization, occasionally
with other organizations or external customers, in written and oral
--- Assist with the 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 system
administrator assignments are completed.
--- Assist with implementing system enhancements that will improve
the performance and reliability of the system including installing,
upgrading/patching, monitoring, problem resolution, and
--- Assist with backup and recovery services; manage file systems
and disk space; manage virus protection system and update virus
definitions on a routine basis.
--- Create and maintain user and computer accounts and modify file
permissions and security access lists.
--- Assist with testing new releases of products to ensure
compatibility and minimize user impact.
--- Assist with the development and documentation of technical
processes and procedures as needed.
--- Research recommendations to purchase hardware, software, and
--- Support meetings/discussions with vendors; assist with
evaluation of vendor products/services, making valuable
--- Adhere to strict Information Systems security guidelines in all
--- Maintain security audit and logging information on all
classified networked and standalone computers as directed by
Information Systems Security Manager (ISSM).
--- Assist with preparing security documentation for input to
--- Report project status as required for all recurring and
--- Work under direct supervision of tasks and duties.
--- Associate's degree and 4 years of experience, or Bachelor's
degree and 2 years of experience, or Master's degree and 0 years of
experience; 6 years of experience may be considered in lieu of a
--- U.S. citizenship.
--- Active Top Secret security clearance with CI polygraph.
--- Ability to maintain an active security clearance.
--- Ability to be cleared to special access programs.
--- Current Security + CE or ability to obtain within 6 months of
--- Ability to lift equipment weighing up to 40 pounds.
--- Ability to work after hours and weekends as needed.
--- Experience managing Network Solutions.
--- Full-scope polygraph.
--- Windows Server management experience.
--- Understanding of basic networking, including subnets, routing,
and VLANs; Cisco experience and/or certification.
--- Linux Operating System experience and/or certification for
--- VMWare experience with current versions.
--- Knowledge of environmental monitoring tools (HBSS/Solar
--- Rudimentary Scripting experience.
--- Experience with creation and deployment of system images in an
--- Experience with Certification & Accreditation process.
--- DoD 8570/8140 certification in primary OS (Windows).
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.
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