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Cyber Systems Administrator OR Principal Cyber Systems Adminstrator

Northrop Grumman | Schriever AFB CO 80912 USA | Full Time | Posted: 07/31/2020

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Information Technology


Discover careers that change the world and further advancements in defense, technology, and engineering today at Northrop Grumman. Use your experience to grow your career and support our global customers with the technology, systems, and solutions they need to enable their missions on the front lines and secure our world every day. With Northrop Grumman, you'll discover a culture built on diversity, respect, and above all teamwork. Together with our group of experts across the technical spectrum, you'll discover opportunities to make a difference in our world and start solving some of the world's most critical problems in the most innovative ways.

This Cyber Systems Administrator or Principal Cyber Systems Administrator will support the newly awarded, five year, Air Force Space Command (AFSPC) Cyber Defense Engineering and Training II (CDET II) contract at Schriever AFB, Colorado in support of the Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) Range and Network Center (RNC).

  • Makes recommendations on new solutions to improve cyber defense and IT performance issues with legacy assigned Government IT systems.
  • Deploy improved DCO capabilities, including new user interfaces/dashboards to minimize training time and improve responsiveness to threats and anomalies.
  • Maintains smooth operation of multi-user computer systems, including coordination with network administrators.
  • Administers and manages cyber defense tools suites (for example, Host Base Security Suite, SIEM and IDS/IPS).
  • Supports customers with the compliance with directives. Develops signatures and policies to mitigate new threats.
  • Supports cyber incident analyst identification of compromise and mitigation actions.
  • Develops and updates SOPs for cyber defense systems.
  • Provide engineering support to facilitate centralized monitoring and active defense back at SAFB, in collaboration and in alignment with the Government cyber defense strategy.
  • Develop requirements with supported SPOs in order to present an optimized, data-centric, and layered cyber defense approach, which facilitates continuous DCO monitoring, active defense, and incident response on all supported systems.
  • Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products. Makes recommendations to purchase hardware and software, coordinates installation and provides backup recovery.
  • Develops and monitors policies and standards for allocation related to the use of computing resources.
  • Ancillary duties may include setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software and allocating mass storage space. Provide recommendations for monitoring and improving cyber defense operations for each assigned Government IT system.
  • Comply with applicable program security requirements as stated in the task order.
  • Implement and adhere to security policies and classifications of the networks in accordance with the applicable Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) and DoD classification guides.
  • Storage and reporting of information shall be in accordance with the classification guides. Develops products including Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTP), checklists, Best Practices, Handbooks, Workbooks, and other materials to include identifying information to be monitored; systems/software to provide monitoring capabilities; and recommended actions to implement similar capabilities across Air Force Space Command's (AFSPC) portfolio.
  • Ensures solutions are consistent with organization objectives.
"This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below."

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Location Schriever AFB, CO, 80912, United States
Categories Computer Software
Sec Clearances Top Secret/SCI

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Job Code 20020786