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Principal Computer System Analyst (RedHat Platform Administrator)

Northrop Grumman
Gwynn Oak, MD 21207
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Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

**Northrop Grumman Defense Systems sector is seeking a Red Hat Platform Administrator to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. The qualified candidate will work in Woodlawn, MD with technical engineers in leading, building, managing, and supporting the Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) platform.**

**The successful candidate is a self-starter who has a well-rounded hands-on experience, ability to analyze requirements, provide operational support, and should be able to provide identification/fixes for the problems identified within existing systems design/implementation of new systems, support operating system and application installation, configuration, upgrades and patching.**

**Roles & Responsibilities:**
** Provide hands-on System Administrator support of the RHEL platform in the Dev, Test and Production environments.**
** Develop processes and procedures for new and current management of the RHEL server environments**
** Identify opportunities to utilize automation for defining, building and automating repeatable processes using Ansible Playbooks and utilize Ansible Tower for deployments**
** Lead efforts in working with stakeholders in establishing standards and defining processes for supporting applications**
** Lead analysis, troubleshooting and resolution of infrastructure and application issues in conjunction with application owners and vendors .**


**Basic Qualifications:**
Bachelors Degree and 7 years of relevant work experience; OR Masters and 5 year of relative experience; OR 11 years of relevant work experience in lieu of a degree.
Minimum of 5 years of experience or more as a RHEL Linux System Engineer/Administrator Version 6.x, 7.x or later in a larger environment
Minimum of 3 years of experience or more monitoring and optimizing the performance of the Red Hat system
Minimum of 3 years of experience or more with Red Hat Satellite v6 or later
Minimum of 2 years of experience or more with installing, patching, configuring and supporting IBM WebSphere or Introscope Middleware Applications
Must be US Citizen or US Permanent Resident (Green card holder)
Must be able to obtain and maintain a US Public Trust clearance

**Preferred Qualifications:**

Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.
Experience with Linux kernel internals, patching, including performance tuning, troubleshooting, bug fix updates, and core builds
Experience in developing and implementing Ansible Playbooks and using Ansible Tower platform
Experience using Bash Scripting to automate daily OS level tasks, monitoring
Experience with application build automation tools like Jenkins, and Git
Experience with Performance tuning and monitoring (i.e. Nagios and Solarwinds)
Knowledge of Red Hat OpenShift
Knowledge of DevOps and continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) or modern application frameworks
Knowledge of and operational experience with methodologies related to Agile and DevOps
Knowledge of enterprise server security and patch management
Knowledge of configuration and change management
Familiarity with managing and maintaining Virtualization technologies
Technical documentation skills

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.

**Job Category** : Information Technology


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Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-07-05

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