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Staff Cloud Storage and Backup Engineer 5 - TS/SCI/Poly required

Northrop Grumman
Dulles, VA 20164
Are you passionate about making technical breakthroughs and solving complex problems? If so, this may be the role for you! The program has an immediate need for an experienced Systems Engineer with expertise in cloud storage and backup solutions. The primary responsibility for this position is working with engineers to design, prototype, and implement robust, secure systems using cloud computing services and modern engineering tools. This position will also work with and lead other engineers across the organization to maintain legacy systems.

The selected individual will need to have diverse IT background, and strong hands-on technical experience, organizational and interpersonal skills.

The selected individual will be expected to quickly self-learn new technologies, work in a team environment, and mentor others as needed.

The selected individual will demonstrate competencies and experience working across different layers of the IT infrastructure (e.g. network, storage, platform, middleware, database, and application).

The selected individual will have the ability to automate routine operations through scripting (e.g. Bash, Python).

The selected individual will be expected to have a thorough understanding of the systems engineering lifecycle, and software development.

Additional medical screening may be required based on customer requirements.

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**Qualifications:**

**Basic Qualifications:**

Bachelors Degree and a minimum of 14 years of related experience, a Masters Degree and a minimum of 12 years of experience, a PhD with a minimum of 9 years of experience, or a total of 18 years of experience without a degree.

Active Top Secret with SCI and Polygraph clearance

Experience with cloud services technologies (e.g. AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) to include design, implementation, or integration.

Experience with secure backup and recovery to include: incremental, differential, full disaster recovery, encryption-at-rest, key rotation, key revocation (cloud-based and on premises environments).

Strong understanding of underlying storage for Linux (LVM), storage network protocols (e.g. NAS, NFS, CWS, etc.), clustered or pooled virtualization concepts from leading platforms (e.g. XenServer, HyperV, VMware, etc.) and cloudbased storage (e.g., s3, glacier, ebs, etc.)

Knowledge or understanding of;

o Agile Framework or scrum team work environment

o Scripting languages and Common web technologies (e.g. Bash, Python, Apache, Tomcat, etc)

o Information security practices (e.g. cryptography, privilege separation).

o Infrastructure principles (e.g. encryption (at rest and in transit), firewalls, certificates, fault tolerance, availability, scalability, continuous monitoring, and recovery).

**Preferred Qualifications:**

Demonstrated on-the-job Tier-3 SME troubleshooting, investing, and performing root cause analysis on production incidents.

Demonstrated on-the-job experience with;

o Scripting languages (e.g. Bash, Python) ability to automate operations through scripts or tool sets

o Common web technologies (e.g. Apache, Tomcat, etc.).

o Linux operating system.

o Information security practices (e.g. cryptography, privilege separation).

o Infrastructure principles (e.g. encryption (at rest and in transit), firewalls, certificates, fault tolerance, availability, scalability, continuous monitoring, and recovery).

o Using Packer, Terraform, Vault, Puppet, Oracle

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: 2020-05-19 Expires: 2020-07-05

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