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Principal IT Systems Administrator
Raytheon IDS - Tewksbury, MA
What's YOUR Mission?
Here at Raytheon, we work together as one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place. Our innovation spans all domains: from land and sea to air, space and cyberspace. We're inspired by a noble mission that's shared by Raytheon employees around the globe and an inclusive culture that empowers employees and celebrates their contributions.
Our IT organization ensures that Raytheon teammates across the globe are able to communicate, collaborate and innovate for customer success. We create leading-edge technology solutions to prevent security threats, protect the integrity of our systems and support Raytheon's IT infrastructures around the world.
System Administrators collaborate with a diverse team to support fast-paced, critical programs with classified information system capabilities. Success in this role means you are able to develop, implement and maintain secure, cost-efficient environments across various classified programs. Program teams rely on your collaboration and guidance to define computing requirements and create end-to-end solutions to solve complex IT infrastructure problems.
This position is located in Tewksbury, with potential for International and/or domestic travel. Capped budget relocation is available for the selected applicant if they are eligible per company policy.
An active US DoD Secret Clearance (US Citizenship) is required for this role on Day One, except in rare cases, only US Citizens are eligible to obtain a US Clearance.
* Assure system reliability and performance through monitoring and infrastructure management * Provide system administration and maintenance support on Windows, Linux, and UNIX-based environments in client/server, network and data storage capacities * Respond to online service requests from users * Ensure server and application compliance with security and performance requirements (NISPOM, RMF) * Convert and upgrade to new systems * Develop and maintain technical and operational documentation to continually improve our computing environments * Engage in knowledge sharing to further develop the overall capability and performance of your technical team
* 10 years of experience with Windows/Linux operating systems, including Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 10, Windows 2K3, 8, 12 server, Linux 6, Linux 7. * Active Directory and group policy management * Data storage and data backup technologies * Virtual computing technologies * Thin client technologies * Active US Dept. of Defense (DoD) Government Secret Clearance.
* Security+ certification * Ability to collaborate effectively
* Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Science, Mathematics or a related field * Applicants with significant applicable professional experience in a related field will be considered in lieu of a University Degree at the hiring manager's discretion.
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* Assure system reliability and performance through monitoring and infrastructure management * Provide system administration and maintenance support on Linux, Windows, and UNIX-based environments in client/server, network and data storage capacities * Respond to online service requests from users * Ensure server and application compliance with security and performance requirements (NISPOM, RMF) * Convert and upgrade to new systems * Develop and maintain technical and operational documentation to continually improve our computing environments * Engage in knowledge sharing to further develop the overall capability and performance of your technical team * 10 years of experience with Linux/Windows operating systems, including Linux 5, Linux 6, Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 10, Windows 2K3, 8, 12 server * Active Directory and group policy management * Data storage and data backup technologies * Virtual computing technologies * Thin client technologies * Security+ certification * Ability to collaborate effectively * Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Science, Mathematics or a related field * 8 years of applicable professional experience in a related field is accepted in lieu of a University Degree * Follow @Raytheon on Twitter * Follow Raytheon on YouTube * Follow Raytheon on LinkedIn * Follow Raytheon Company on Instagram
Business Unit Profile
Headquartered in Tewksbury, Massachusetts, IDS has 32 locations around the world. Its broad portfolio of weapons, sensors and integration systems supports its customer base across multiple mission areas, including air and missile defense systems; missile defense radars; early warning radars; naval ship operating systems; C5ITM products and services; and other advanced technologies. IDS provides affordable, integrated solutions to a broad international and domestic customer base, including the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Armed Forces and the Department of Homeland Security.
Secret - Current
Computer/Management Information Systems
Information and Knowledge Systems
Type Of Job
MA - Tewksbury
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Raytheon is a global company that specializes in defense and other government markets.