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Senior Systems Administrator Raytheon
Dulles, VA

Raytheon is a global company that specializes in defense and other government markets.

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Job Description

How do you protect against those with bad intentions? You create innovative technical processing solutions and collaborate with some of the finest talent in the IT field. Whether you're an Information Systems Technologist or an Encryption Strategy Expert, at Raytheon you'll grow a varied and rewarding career. And you'll be supported with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that promotes work/life balance. If you're ready to take on today's big challenges, discover a world of opportunity at Raytheon.

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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.

Raytheon is seeking a Senior Systems Administrator to join our IT Managed Services Team within the IIS Business Unit. The individual selected for this role will be responsible for becoming a technical team lead within a multi site team of technicians. Duties may include upgrading critical infrastructure VmWare hosts, Citrix hosts and Domain Controllers; managing and patching critical infrastructure servers and equipment; managing backup systems; maintaining data storage; security hardening of systems and maintaining RMF security accreditation; documenting processes; and providing Tier 2 support to the IT Service Desk. Duties may also include monitoring and supporting the following IT services: email, database, instant messaging, Sharepoint, VMWare virtual infrastructure, Citrix VDI, AWS cloud services, and Active Directory.

The supported systems are located at multiple sites and will require remote support abilities. The position will require regular collaboration and cooperation with teammates and peers at other locations via telephone, email and instant messaging, security hardening, and compliance responsibilities.

This position requires an existing DoD 8570 security certification, OR certification within 6 months of starting the position.

This position can be located in Richardson, TX, Aurora, CO, Dulles, VA or State College, PA.

Required Skills:

* Must be a US citizen with active TS/SCI with CI Poly
* Bachelor's Degree with 6 years of related experience
* Experience supporting VMWare virtual environments
* Active Directory group policies and scripting policies
* Experience applying RMF-based security policies pertaining to IT systems
* Experience performing IT system maintenance, installs, upgrades and backups
* Some RedHat Linux experience
* Must have a current DoD 8570 security certification (acceptable certifications are: Security+, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP, GCED, CASP, or GCIH)
* Outstanding customer service, communication and process documentation skills

Desired Skills:

* AWS experience
* Experience being technical team leader

Required Education (including Major):

* Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology or related field; OR 14 additional years of related experience in lieu of a degree


Business Unit Profile

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation and training solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, and is headquartered in Dulles, Virginia. The business area generated $6.2 billion in 2018 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.

Relocation Eligible


Clearance Type

TS/SCI with CI Poly - Current


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Type Of Job

Full Time

Work Location

CO - Aurora

PA - State College

TX - Richardson

VA - Dulles

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.

About Raytheon

Raytheon is a global company that specializes in defense and other government markets.

10001 employees

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