System Administration Section Manager I / System Administrator Lead - Tucson location

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
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.

The System Administration Section Manager/ Lead System Administrator will lead and manage a team of System Administrators responsible for the day-to-day operations and maintenance of classified Raytheon Missile and Defense (RMD) program computing environments. This role will also be responsible for up to 50% of time with hands on system administration duties. These environments include a heterogeneous mix of computer, server, and networked hardware and software platforms. As a leader within the Program Services work center, Section Managers are expected to embody, exemplify and encourage outstanding values and behaviors, which are paramount to the candidates success. The Section Manager will interact with users, Program leadership, Cybersecurity professionals, and other key stakeholders and will be responsible for the acquisition and allocation of systems resources. Section Managers are responsible for proactive hiring, assignment, performance management, retention, and development of personnel. This will be accomplished through the process of developing and setting goals, coaching, mentoring, providing resources, opportunities to showcase talent, and encouraging participation in all aspects of operations, and projects within Raytheon. This position will require occasional business travel.

Job Summary:


Supporting, leading and managing a team of System Administrators to ensure support, integrity and availability of IT systems and applications within their assigned section
Provide IT systems administration in a heterogeneous Microsoft Windows and Redhat Enterprise Linux environment.
Providing support a varied range of administrative tasking, to include corrective/preventive maintenance, recurring operations functions, account management, and system optimization
Use troubleshooting techniques to resolve technical problems at a high scope and complexity to include the integration of hardware and operating systems (OS).
Performing managerial duties for team members, including but not limited to, Performance and development assessments, Career planning, Resource management, Timecard approval, Personal-Time-Off (PTO) approval and management, Talent interviewing and hiring
Supervising administrators whose duties may include setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software and allocating mass storage space
Working with team members to maintain and support as-is plans for managed systems and projects
Developing and monitoring policies, standards, processes and goals for direct reports
Coordinating system administrative support for training development/evaluations and operations and sustainment plans
Participating in Change Request reviews, to include participating in Change Management boards at multiple program levels
Coordinating technical and process document reviews and resolving system administration, engineering and integration issues
Participating and leading technical meetings with team members and other program personnel, and representing the organization in functional area matters
Upholding company values and behaviors

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelor's degree and 5 years of directly related experience, or an additional 8 years of directly applicable equivalent experience in lieu of a degree is required for a total of 13 years of experience

    An active DoD Secret Clearance with investigation date completed within the past 6 years and must be able to obtain program access. US Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active US Security Clearance as of day one of employment


  • 5+ years of leadership/support or technical experience directly related to System Administration, IT, or related Technical discipline, with increasing responsibilities

  • Knowledge of technical, analytical, and problem solving activities, as well as the ability to perform reviews of technical processes and solutions.

  • Experience in Windows and or Linux Server Environments including directory services management, and system hardening

  • Experience in Windows and or Linux Server Environments including directory services management, and system hardening

  • Ability to obtain required Department of Defense Directive (DoDD) 8140 / 8570 Certification requirements (CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent certification) within 6 months of hire date

  • Experience in Project Leadership, Management, or Project management

  • Systems are operational 24x7 and occasionally require work effort beyond standard work hours, must be able to travel 10% and able to lift 15 pounds

    Highly Desired Skills / Certifications:
  • An active DoD Top Secret clearance with investigation date completed within the past 6 years
  • Organizational skills to include: attention to detail, time management and ability to multitask.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including presentation skills
  • Direct working experience with NISPOM, JAFAN, JSIG, and/or DoD/RMF guidelines
  • Experience with handling and working with classified information
  • Experience supporting engineers in software, simulations, and hardware development
  • Knowledge in the following areas: patch management, High Performance Computing, OS Upgrades, computer security, system monitoring and logging
  • Knowledge of Storage Area Network (SAN) and Network Attached Storage (NAS) systems
  • Knowledge of virtual host solutions (e.g., VMware)
  • Experience with requirements gathering, planning, and managing deployment, installation, maintenance and upgrade efforts, over multiple geographic sites
  • Experience managing IT services and support in a 24/7 real time operational environment
  • Experience leading geographically dispersed teams
  • Industry certifications including but not limited to: Security +, CISSP, ITIL, ISC2, PMP etc.
  • 2 years demonstrated experience leading a team
  • Demonstrated experience planning, managing budgets, and head count
  • Knowledge of proposal development tasks
    What We Offer:

    Whether you are 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.
    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.

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