Raytheon IIS is seeking a Sr. Systems Engineer II to join as a member of the Field Services Group for IIS. Successful candidate will provide operational support for a distributed Air Force real-time ISR (Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance) data collection system. This is a senior-level Systems Engineer position that requires an array of technical and leadership competencies including the ability to perform and supervise product implementation, modifications and enhancements to product in accordance with specific customer specifications and implementations.
The position is based at Osan AFB, Korea. This is a Mission Essential (ME) position and the individual selected must be qualified to support U-2 operations under a variety of conditions and impending or active hostilities. In addition, the position supports a USAF worldwide deployable program so the individual selected must be able and ready to deploy anywhere in the world at a moment’s notice. An active Top Secret security clearance is required.
Primary duties are to provide operational and maintenance support of the IMINT and SIGINT system which includes pre-mission, mission, and post-mission support and systems analysis to AF operators and other contractors.As required, conduct installation of hardware/software along with associated verification testing.Identify and develop solutions to problems discovered through installation and checkout, mission/post mission support troubleshooting, or system analysis.Determine failure root cause, initiate corrective action, propose solutions or coordinate with customer and plant engineers to resolve issues.Candidate must possess the ability to perform moderate to advanced system administration tasks.
·Work directly with and provide supervision over the following
oMonitor, analyze and characterize the performance of complex data processing systems.
oIsolate faults – Trace faults and distinguish between hardware and software fault sources.
oRecommend and initiate actions to correct faults.
oIntegrate and test new hardware and updated software.
oConduct database builds and support installation
oDetermine computer user needs
·Work with a diverse team of users, analysts, Raytheon and other contractor personnel, and customers
Required Experience, Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
·Expertise typically gained through four (4) or more years of hardware/software experience including ground station support, UNIX, and system administration experience, and Solaris 10 operating system.
·Demonstrated ability in handling the Job Responsibilities described above.
·Highly effective oral and written communication abilities.
·Strong teamwork skills – The ability to interact productively with end users, analysts, other Raytheon personnel, and customers in a diverse team setting.
Desired Skills Knowledge and Abilities: