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System Architect (AWS, Azure, Collaboration Services) Raytheon
Dulles, VA

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

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Job Description

Raytheon is supporting a U.S. Government customer on a large mission critical development and sustainment program to design, build, deliver, and operate a network operations environment including introducing new cyber capabilities to address emerging threats. Raytheon Cybersecurity and Special Missions (CSM) is seeking a System Architect with AWS, Azure, and Collaboration Services experience to collaborate with the Customer's SE&I team to assess & develop architectures and requirements, to develop derived requirements and systems engineering artifacts, and to guide Agile scrum teams in the development of advanced cybersecurity capabilities.

Responsibilities Include:

* Developing advanced, leading-edge architectures that provide new cybersecurity capabilities to a major U.S. Government customer
* Partnering with the Chief Engineer to lead the Development teams in the development, integration, and testing of associated cybersecurity architectures and capabilities
* Collaborating with Agile Scrum teams as a key contributor responsible for the system design and implementation of advanced cybersecurity capabilities
* Interfacing directly with the Customer, stakeholders, and end-users regarding capability architectures, requirements, use cases, and stories to derive, develop and decompose next-cycle updates and specifications
* Conducting trade studies to determine improvements to system capabilities (hardware, software, architecture, automated deployments, training).

Required Skills:

* Must be a US Citizen
* Active Top Secret (TS) clearance required. Must be able to obtain a TS/SCI clearance
* Must be able to obtain DHS Suitability
* 10+ years of directly relevant systems engineering and architecture experience including allocation of hardware and software requirements, architecture development, development of use cases and stories, interface definition development, and systems integration & test
* Strong understanding of system architecture principles
* Ability to create a vision and lead teams on large and small scale system architecture activities
* Strong experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform capabilities, including excellent understanding of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Well-Architected Framework
* Strong experience or in-depth knowledge of Microsoft's Azure cloud services
* Hands-on experience with collaboration services found within AWS and/or Azure
* Proven success working within a large, multi-disciplined, matrixed, multi-company team
* Long term experience working in an Agile development environment
* Experience with and excellent technical understanding of cybersecurity including attack-mitigation techniques and cybersecurity architectures
* Experience with industry standard technology frameworks and methods
* Experience with requirements management and tools (DOORS preferred)
* Strong experience with Systems Engineering Lifecycle (SELC) processes and practices, Change Management (CM) practices, requirements management, traceability, and associated tools

Desired Skills:

* Experience with Architecture Tradeoff Analysis Method (ATAM) or other architecture evaluation methods
* Experience and/or familiarity with architectural views including operational, technical standards, and system/services views and business, data, applications, and technology architectures using applicable standards (e.g., DODAF, FEAF)
* Experience with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) or similar framework
* Experience and/or familiarity with software and system lifecycle methodologies, (e.g., ISO, CMMI, ITIL, Agile, SAFe)
* DHS experience
* DevOps experience
* Experience and/or familiarity with the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and/or security and privacy controls (NIST 800-37 and NIST 800-53)
* Experience with virtualized cloud environments (preferably VMware VSphere)

Required Education:

BS Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, OR a related field. Two years of related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree level education.

Desired Certifications:

AWS Certified Solution Architect

SAFe certifications (SA, SP, SSM/SASM, POPM, SPD, ASE, or SPC)

CISSP Information Systems Security Architecture Professional (CISSIP-ISSAP)

TOGAF Architecture Certification

Certified Systems Engineering Professional (CSEP)

DoD 8570.1 IAT Level II


136809 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

Top Secret - Current


Cloud Computing

Computer Engineering

Computer Science

Cyber Jobs

Engineering Technology

General Management

Hardware Engineering

Integration & Test Engineering

Software Engineering

Systems Engineering

Test Engineering

Type Of Job

Full Time

Work Location

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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