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Posted: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 6:47 AM

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Database Storage Engineer (Symantec Netbackup Administrator) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

How do cyber terrorists get past the industries best? They don’t. There are too many of us fighting virtual threats, protecting enterprises and entire countries from large-scale attacks. From creating a citywide wireless network for our first responders, to protecting our nation from cyber threats, to building software-defined radios that change how our military communicates, our Cyber and Intelligence Mission Solutions Division helps life run smoothly and safely.

If you are the sort of person who loves a challenge and likes to be involved in serious organizational and software change -- Then what is happening in the Cyber Division is the place for you. This is without a doubt one of the most interesting and exciting times to join an organization like ours. The culture is one of excellence; team work, learning, delivered value and people. We are looking for people who love to learn and take initiative to really make this happen.

Roles and Responsibilities:

The idea candidate will perform as a Symantec Netbackup Administrator to ensure customer and client expectations are being exceeded by providing a variety of backup and disaster recovery support and services which include:

• Extensive operational experience in implementing and maintaining NetBackup solutions in a large enterprise environment and integrating backups into the technical strategy for system recovery;
• Previous experience working with various 3rd party vendors (Symantec, EMC, NetApp, Compellent, etc);
• Expert level knowledge of Symantec Netbackup and working knowledge of Linux and MS Windows OS;
• Experience with and understanding of Quantum and Dell Tape Libraries;
• Oversee Backup job maintenance and monitoring;
• Serve as a liaison with other technical support teams to ensure Backup failures are handled in a timely manner;
• Work with architecture and build/deployment teams to review and coordinate implementation activities;
• Operate hardware/software for the Backup and Recovery infrastructure;
• Provide support of all Backup and Recovery infrastructure;
• Develop and / or Review documented procedures related to Systems Administration of the Backup and Recovery environment;
• Respond, track and escalate system incidents on all Backup and Recovery infrastructure;
• Assist in system patch deployments, hardware maintenance, application upgrades and patches;
• Monitor and resolve alerts;
• Follow change management and configuration management procedures and guidelines;
• Monitor system security;
• Perform system administration duties such as troubleshooting, system performance tuning, disk management custom package creation and shell scripting;
• Perform system directed restores of data;
• Configure and monitor archive retention policies and prepare audit reports;
• Perform offsite tape preparation for retention and compliance mandated legal and agency data handling requirements;
• Align job policy for retention and compliance by mandated legal and agency data handling requirements.

This is a Senior Engineer / Administrator position. The successful candidate will have the additional duty of managing / supervising and training a junior NetBackup Administrator.

Due to the necessary technical support duties of this position in a 24/7 operation, candidate may be required to work various shifts such as weekends and/or nights/evenings (on rare occurrences).

This position may be filled at a higher grade based on the qualifications listed below.

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• Location: Annapolis Junction, Western Maryland

• Post ID: 21226103 westernmaryland is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017