2019 Entry Level Computer Systems Analyst - Linthicum, MD



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Northrop Grumman is seeking Systems Administrator / Information Technology Engineers to join the Mission Systems Program. This position will be located in: Linthicum MD

The qualified candidate will become part of Northrop Grumman s Capture Leadership Center Classified IT Staff

The selected candidate will work in a Classified Support Environment

Roles and Responsibilities

Northrop Grumman Enterprise Services is seeking a well-qualified Windows Administrator to join its dynamic team of technical professionals in the BWI area. Roles and responsibilities include:
Perform as primary Windows System Administrator for a large classified government SAP/ NonSAP contracts
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.
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 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 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.


Basic Qualifications:

Be completing or has completed their degree (Bachelor s, Master s, or PhD) from an accredited institution.

Be majoring in or having majored in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field

Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3. 25/4. 0 or higher (unofficial academic transcripts must be provided at time of application by uploading the documents to your application or profile)

Preferred Qualifications:

Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3. 70/4. 0 or higher

Previous internship/co-op experience, leadership & teamwork capabilities, interpersonal communication skills, and activities (professional/community/extracurricular).

Good presentation and writing/communication skills.

Self-motivated, willing to learn, and interested in working in a team environment.

Experience in developing and delivering presentations and leading small groups.

Experience in working in an autonomous work environment on complex projects.

Experience in working on business or engineering full life-cycle projects from project inception through launch.

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

Windows domain architecture experience

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

Linux Operating System experience and/or certification for current versions

VMWare experience with current version

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

Rudimentary Scripting

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)

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