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UNIX Field Engineer (mid level) Raytheon
Dulles, VA

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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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This is a long term temporary position for Raytheon.

Mid-Level UNIX Field Engineer - 90% travel (TDY)

This position supports team deployments to our Southern California locations for 6-12 month durations

This position requires a current DoD Secret Clearance

This position will include shift differential and paid overtime and may require supporting a non-standard work week, and occasional weekend support.

Looking for an individual to support a team of Field Service Engineers tasked to provide effective and timely hardware, software, and network support and maintenance to the Global Hawk Surveillance System.

* Support Flight Test efforts on the Global Hawk Program and ensure continuous operation of the Ground Control System
* Make system configuration changes when required
* Perform daily pre-mission and post-mission setup and data collection activities
* Perform fault isolation, trouble shooting, and complex operational check-outs
* Collect and monitor problem reports
* Resolve failures and anomalies

Required Skills:

* Linux/UNIX Command Line familiarity
* Network fundamentals, WAN/LAN switching technology, infrastructure services background
* Strong communication skills

Desired Skills:

* Linux/UNIX Systems Admin experience
* Familiarity working in a networked test environment and ability to evaluate and correct operational failures
* Familiarity maintaining S/W baselines and performing periodic upgrades and installations
* Direct experience working on the Global Hawk System or similar Technical Military background

Minimum Education Required:BS in Technical Field or Military training or 1+ years' direct experience on Global Hawk systems

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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 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 $6.1 billion in 2017 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

Secret - Current


Computer/Management Information Systems

Engineering Technology

Type Of Job

Temporary - 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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