Chief Solutions Architect - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Are you looking for an engineering career that is challenging and satisfying? Then join our Raytheon team of engineers solving problems that make the world a safer place and help to secure our great nation! Come support those who provide us with all the freedoms we enjoy.

We offer great benefits that include medical, dental, vision, 401K match, flexible work schedule - just to name a few. Click here to view a brief video and learn more:

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) 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, including a large presence in Dulles, VA. 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.

Job Description:
The Raytheon IIS Hardware and Infrastructure (HW&I) Engineering team has a professional opening for a Chief Solutions Architect. The successful candidate for this position will have deep knowledge and skills in cloud infrastructure design and DevOps tools/technologies used to implement same. The ability to obtain and maintain a US Government TS/SCI security clearance is required for this position.

Note: Candidates with a current TS/SCI Security Clearance or higher are eligible for a $20,000 sign on bonus if the clearance is confirmed and the candidate is hired by Raytheon

Required Skills:

  • Experience performing infrastructure and security service design in both private and public cloud environments
  • Knowledge of cloud orchestration tools and technologies such as CloudFormation and Terraform, and ability to incorporate these in system implementation activities
  • Experience migrating systems from bare metal and/or private clouds to public clouds such as AWS or C2S
  • Knowledge of and evangelist for infrastructure build automation DevOps tools, technologies, and processes (e.g. Chef, Ansible)
  • Knowledge of software DevOps Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) processes and tools (Jenkins, Cucumber)
  • Experience developing containerized applications using Docker or similar tools
  • Ability to produce system design artifacts per CDRLs or other requirements
  • Active US Government TS/SCI clearance
Desired Skills:
  • Experience with IC service offerings and datacenters
  • Experience interfacing with IC customers, including presentation of information at system design reviews

Education Requirements:

Requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and 10 years of related work experience or 18 years of related work experience in lieu of a STEM degree 127872

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.