Northrop Grumman IT Engineer in Austin, Texas

IT Engineer

Requisition ID: 16023675

Location(s): United States-Texas-Austin

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

We're looking for an innovative IT Engineer 2 to provide systems administration and management of application and network performance monitoring tools in a production environment. Skills needed include problem-solving, network and system troubleshooting, and data analysis. This position will be located in Austin, TX.

The successful candidate will beresponsible for monitoring, detecting, analyzing, and reporting events in a network and a data-center environment including application servers, databases, development and/or production networks and associated infrastructure.

This role is crucial to the success of our team. The successful job candidate must have excellent communication skills and be a detail-oriented self-starter and comfortable working side-by-side with our customer’s staff.

You will be required to coordinate with internal and external support teams, vendors, and manufacturers to resolve complex issues related to event, incident, and problem management.

This person will be an individual contributor but must work well within and across teams to accomplish his/her tasks.

Operate monitoring/analysis tools to monitor, detect, analyze events as they occur in the environment and report to appropriate individuals/groups for corrective action or follow up.

Perform analysis, triage, and correlate data to identify offending resource(s) and determine best approach and next steps to resolution.

Report findings, provide recommendations, and create action plans create to accomplish work.

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree OR equivalent work experience in lieu of degree

  • Minimum 2-4 years ofsystem administration in IT systems management in network operations and/or data center environments

  • Minimum 2-4 years in virtualization technologies including hands-on experience with Hyper-V, KVM or VMWare

  • Strongknowledge of TCP/IP and Cisco-based networking fundamentals

Desired Skills:

  • Work experience with Splunk Enterprise a plus

  • Work experience with network, application and database performance monitoring tools a plus

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Title: IT Engineer

Location: Texas-Austin

Requisition ID: 16023675