Sr Systems Administrator - Tucson location

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
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At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, by combining our vast resources and investments, we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges together we can anticipate more, move faster and make a bigger impact on the big picture.
Whats 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. Were inspired by a noble mission thats shared by Raytheon employees around the globe and an inclusive culture that empowers employees and celebrates their contributions.

Our Digital Technology (DT) 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 RMDs 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 can be a Sr. System Administrator I or a Sr. System Administrator II, based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Our IT Systems Administration to the Program Services Rapid Asset Deployment lab.
  • Primarily responsible for Windows and Red Hat image development and maintenance, automating software and OS deployments, and providing support to end users.
  • Understanding of Windows Server internals and extensive knowledge of Linux fundamentals to include DNS, DHCP, AD, management tools, deployment tools and server replication methods.
  • This candidate will be working as a technical lead in a fast paced technological teaming environment.
  • This candidate must be able to demonstrate advanced troubleshooting techniques to resolve technical problems of a moderate to high scope and complexity to include the integration of hardware, software and operating systems (OS).
  • In depth knowledge of Virtual Machine (VM) technologies and methods (VMWare).
  • Perform OS server installations on both physical and virtual systems.
  • Provide documentation and training on advanced IT processes and procedures. Mentor junior team members and perform other tasks as assigned.
  • This position will interact with internal and external users and customer entities and vendors to system integrity, operations and maintain security compliance requirements.
  • Must be able to obtain Department of Defense Directive (DoDD) 8140 / 8570 Certification requirements (CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent certification) within 6 months of start date.
Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Sr. Systems Administrator I requires a Bachelor degree and 4 years of direct experience or Master Degree and 2 years of direct experience or in lieu of Bachelor degree additional 8 years of experience is required for a total of 12 years of experience.
  • Sr. Systems Administrator II a Bachelor degree is required and 6+ years of direct experience or a MS degree and 4 years of direct experience or in lieu of Bachelors degree additional 8 years of experience is required for a total of 14 years of experience.
  • Experience in Windows and or Linux Server Environments including directory services management, and system hardening
  • Experience with patch management experience using Windows Deployment Tools, Windows Server Update Service, and System Center Configuration Manager.
  • Experience with OS management tools and OS internals, file system structures, and machine architectures
  • Experience with virtualization technologies and virtual computing methods
  • Experience with systems scripting to develop solutions and documentation to a variety of technical problems
  • Systems are operational 24x7 and occasionally require work effort beyond standard work hours and up to 10 % travel
  • Must be a US citizen and have a current active DoD Secret clearance
Qualifications We Value:
  • An active DoD Top Secret Clearance adjudicated within the past 6 years
  • Department of Defense Directive (DoDD) 8140 / 8570 Certification requirements (CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent certification and an Operating System Certification

  • Direct working experience with NISPOM, JAFAN, JSIG, DFARS and/or DoD/RMF
  • Experience with Red Hat Linux kickstart, YUM and Satellite services/configuration.
  • Experience using VMWare vCenter, vSphere, and ESX virtual computing methods
  • Experience in Project Leadership, Management, or Project management in an IT domain
  • Working knowledge of Backup Exec, NetApp Snap Protect, data backup technologies, systems principles, and safeguards
  • Advanced scripting experience
  • Experience supporting engineers in software, simulations, and hardware development
  • Experience with collaboration tools like Microsoft Exchange, Lync, or SharePoint
  • Advanced hands on experience with Windows and Unix security hardening, systems integrations, advanced troubleshooting and authentication service integration (LDAP)
  • Experience with Unix (Including Linux and Solaris) in a medium to high complex environment
  • Experience utilizing Backup Exec, NetApp Snap Protect, data backup technologies, systems principles, and safeguards
  • High Performance Computing (HPC) experience in a Linux environment
What We Offer:

Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

This position requires either a U.S. Person or Non- U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization


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