Cloud Automation Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon is seeking a Cloud Automation Engineer to join our IT Managed Services Team within Raytheon’s IIS Business Unit. The individual selected for this role will be responsible for creating, operating and maintaining automation capabilities in the context of a C2S cloud environment. The individual must be able to operate in a dynamic, high performing team environment and must be able to interface with service consumers who have skill levels from novice to expert. The individual’s tasks will require deep understanding of infrastructure services in the context of a both the commercial cloud environment and its integration within a highly-secure large-scale enterprise network. This will conducted in an TS/SCI environment.

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

Required Skills:

  • US Citizen with active TS/SCI/SSBI or ability to obtain this clearance
  • Bachelor Degree with 6 years of related experience
  • Cloud computing service provisioning Amazon Web Services
  • Administrator usage of Amazon Web Services, specifically EC2, EBS, S3, CloudFormation, VPC, KMS, IAM
  • Container technology experience (e.g. Docker)
  • Diverse Operating Systems system administration (Microsoft Windows, Linux, etc.)
  • Infrastructure as Code experience (e.g. Terraform, Chef)
  • Agile Software Development practices
  • Commercial off the Shelf (COTS) software package deployment
  • DevOps (including Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery)
  • Networking in a cloud environment
  • Service operations monitoring
  • Ability to translate concepts and ideas into technical solutions and high level architectures
  • Ability to translate technical solutions and high level architectures into concepts and ideas
Desired Skills:
  • Amazon Web Services C2S region experience
  • Terraform experience
  • Docker experience
  • Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF) experience
  • Experience with Agile methodologies (e.g. Scrum, KanBan, ScrumBan)
  • Security policy monitoring and enforcement (e.g. NIST 800-53 controls)
  • Must have a current DoD 8570 security certification or must obtain within 6 months of starting position (acceptable certifications are: Security+, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP, GCED, CASP, or GCIH)
Required Education (including Major):
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology or a related field OR 14 additional years of experience in lieu of degree.


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.