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The NOALS team at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a System Administrators or Principal Systems Administrator based out of Schriever AFB, in Colorado Springs, CO.
What You'll get to Do:
The System Administrator will support an operational program environment by developing new capabilities, monitoring/troubleshooting/resolving problems, and supporting real-time satellite launch events in a dynamic operational environment. This is an opportunity to maintain and troubleshoot a satellite ground system. Responsibilities include monitoring and resolving technically challenging issues in 5 diverse mission system domains. Support rehearsals and day-of-launch activities. This is a position in which one has the opportunity to work at a operational customer facility in a dynamic environment where one can directly impact the success of an important mission.
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Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.
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Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.
This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.
This requisition may be filled at either a Systems Administrator or Principal Systems Administrator level.
You'll Bring These Qualifications:
For a Systems Administrator: Bachelors degree and 3 years of experience; Associate's degree and 5 years of experience or 7 years of experience in lieu of a degree.
For a Principal Systems Administrator: Bachelors degree and 6 years of experience; Associate's degree and 8 years of experience or 10 years of experience in lieu of a degree.
Experience in Linux Administration
Experience in Windows Administration
Active Top Secret clearance and the ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI Clearance
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Experience in RedHat 6/7
Experience in Windows Server 2016
Experience with system monitoring tools ( Solarwinds, etc.)
Experience with STIGS and RMF process
Experience with space command and control operations and concepts
Knowledge of satellite ground system concepts
Current TS/SCI with Poly
What We Can Offer You:
Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:
Paid Time Off
Training and Development
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