Windows Systems Administrator - Military veterans preferred

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  full-time   employee

United States

Job Description:
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The Windows Systems Administrator position is part of a larger IT program support team supporting a single program’s large IT infrastructure. The Windows Systems Administrator is responsible for effective installation, configuration, operation, and maintenance of IT system hardware and software on all aspects of the Windows infrastructure.

Although the Windows Systems Administrator position is within a larger IT team, the candidate is expected to work well on his or her own with only general direction. The candidate is expected to be self-directed, able to multi-task and prioritize work, possess excellent problem solving, verbal and communication skills, customer focused, and organized. The candidate would be expected to lead and participate on projects focused on the smooth transition to production by performing operational activities within the project life-cycle. The Windows Systems Administrator candidate will need to have experience in solving technical solutions to a wide range of complex issues.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

Required Skills:

  • Active Secret Clearance, with ability to obtain a TS
  • Minimum of 2 years system administration experience in Windows environments supporting business critical systems on server and desktop operating systems (Server 2012, Server 2016, Windows 10)
  • Experience providing technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems
  • Demonstrated proficiency in deploying, maintaining, and troubleshooting core Windows systems and capabilities, including patching and Active Directory management
  • Strong knowledge of AD, DHCP, DNS, LDAP, CIFS, print services, and Windows system security
  • Strong communication and customer interaction skills with users of all levels Desired Skills:
  • Knowledge of ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) methodologies
  • •Experience in supporting thin clients and desktop virtualization (VDI) for end-user access to engineering and office applications
  • Experience with Microsoft Exchange environments
  • Demonstrated proficiency in deploying, maintaining, and troubleshooting most aspects of ESXi and vCenter.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in deploying, maintaining, and troubleshooting core Linux capabilities including Active Directory authentication, permission management, DNS, Samba, package management, and NFS.
  • Automation via scripting (i.e. PowerShell, Perl)
  • Security+ certification
  • Active TS clearance
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Minimum Education Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math and 2 years relevant experience

or in lieu of a Bachelor's degree in a STEM related discipline, 10 years of relevant experience 126498BR 126498

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.