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Principal Active Directory Systems Administrator

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Job Details
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Company Name
Northrop Grumman
Job Site Location

Fort Huachuca, AZ 85670
Job Description

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 is seeking a motivated Principal Active Directory Administrator in Fort Huachuca, Arizona to join the United States Army Intelligence Center of Excellence (USAICoE) and their mission to deliver intelligence training used to enhance current and future Army readiness.

Job Duties:

+ Install, secure, and maintain Windows Server (2012/2016/2019) systems and Active Directory environments

+ Ensure security compliance for all Windows server based systems to include Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) and Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM) compliance

+ Demonstrate strong troubleshooting skills to identify and resolve complex technical issues

+ Effectively communicate with internal and external customers for technical support and to ensure compliance

Basic Qualifications:

+ A Bachelor’s degree with a minimum 3 years relevant experience OR a Master’s degree with a minimum of 1 year of relevant experience; an additional 4 years of direct relevant experience maybe be considered in lieu of a degree requirement

+ In depth knowledge of Active Directory environment to include; Group Policy, Security Groups, Delegations, and Permissions to OUs and objects

+ Advanced understanding of Server 2012R2 and 2016 Operating Systems

+ An approved Microsoft certification and/or training OR the ability to obtain a Microsoft certification and/or training within first 6 months of hire

+ A valid CompTIA Security+ CE certification (IAT II or higher)

+ A current Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Experience with IIS

+ Understanding of MS SQL 2012/2016 fundamentals

+ Experience with WSUS

+ Experience with Exchange 2013/2016

+ Experience with Microsoft System Configuration Manager 1802

+ Working knowledge of VMware

+ Critical thinking, troubleshooting abilities, and the ability to quickly learn new concepts and technologies

+ Experience with PowerShell scripts and utilize command line interface

+ Experience with Certificate Authorities including managing templates and issuing certificates using the Certificate Server web tool

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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Information Technology


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