Network System Administrator (18-174) - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Colorado Springs
United States

Job Responsibilities:

This position is the primary point of contact for the management of network infrastructure and development systems that includes, but is not limited to, the following: Active directory integration, Bitbucket, File servers, Application servers, Web servers, and DNS. In addition, this position is responsible for the overall day-to-day operations of the Linux environment to include, but not limited to the following:

  • Responsible for ensuring security updates and patches are current
  • Responsible for adding, maintaining and deleting user accounts
  • Responsible for completing and documenting all required security audits
  • Responsible for managing and maintaining interfaces between MS Windows, Linux systems and Unix systems
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining server configuration documentation for the lab
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining Linux, Unix sys admin processes and procedures Responsible for ensuring all Linux, Unix data is backed up and restoring data as necessary Responsible for ensuring disaster recovery processes and procedures are accurate and current
  • Responsible for monitoring server capacity such as: disk, CPU, memory
  • Assist with managing all network resources within the Linux, Unix lab environments, to include software licenses
  • Responsible for managing and maintaining network data storage
  • Other duties as assigned by the Network Functional Area Manager

Technical/Security Certifications:

Minimum of Security+ required

Technical Skill Required:
  • Linux system administration (Solaris SPARC desirable), Backup and Recovery, Technical writing, Secure Implementations, Linux scripting, Ansible playbook development and management.
  • Linux certification - Multi Factor Authentication implementation experience
  • Experience with SELinux
  • Experience with Red Hat repository administration Desired skills: STIG compliance via Ansible, selinux, OpenShift, OpenStack, Multi Factor Authentication, NetApp OnTap, VMware vSphere 6, Red Hat Certified Expert (RHCE), QAS/VAS, Windows, HP C7000 configuration/update/manage.

Experience Required:

Must be an effective communicator with excellent writing and presentation skills using Microsoft PowerPoint and Visio drawing tools. Must be responsible to work independently / solo at times on large in the field projects, at other times will be in a collaborative team environment with other network engineers. Works under very general supervision. Work is reviewed for soundness of technical judgment and overall adequacy.6 years of increasing responsibility in multi-system, multi-platform, Network Systems Administration. Experience managing lab network infrastructure to include daily operations, security management, corporate compliance, and services administration. Standard knowledge of Information Protection server compliance requirements for Unix/Linux servers and workstations and Windows OSs. Proven project management, process improvement, and documentation skills.

Education Required:

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 6 years of professional experience; or 4 years of professional experience with a related Master’s degree; or 4 years of professional experience required with a related PhD. Considered an emerging authority.


Excellent team player excellent written and verbal communications skills

This position requires a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 128266

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.