Senior Network Administrator - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Langley Air Force Base
United States

Raytheon IIS is seeking a Sr. Network Administrator experienced with system administration and maintenance functions associated with monitoring and controlling Flexpods hosting classified intelligence data and software applications. This work is in support of the Air Operations Center Weapon System (AOC WS). Location of work Hampton, VA.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
•Integration of upgraded network and FlexPod components into the AOC baseline.
•Administration of integration and test lab networking infrastructure in support of integration and test activities for the AOC.
•Research candidate systems or candidate system upgrades for prerequisites, dependencies, and required integration tasks
•Implement candidate baseline upgrades in a controlled lab environment according to coordinated and scheduled tasks in a detailed Integrated Master Schedule
•Utilize a centralized trouble ticket management system for issues found and employ rigorous troubleshooting techniques to determine root cause(s) and resolve or mitigate impacts, as possible
•Document detailed repeatable procedures for baseline implementation (includes pre-planning, installation, post-configuration, data migration, operations, and maintenance) and specify media requirements
•Support all phases of testing for functional suitability and effectiveness, IA certification and accreditation, and interoperability, as required
•Maintain baseline documentation and media artifacts for allocated systems by responding to documentation redlines and supporting T2 Help Desk trouble tickets, as required
•Foster a collaborative working relationship with industry representatives and AOC stakeholders in other functional areas of program execution
•Recommend candidate future AOC baseline upgrades through proper CM channels

Required Qualifications & Skills:

•SECRET Clearance
•Security+ certification
•Relevant experience in the installation and configuration of AOC baseline network systems and FlexPod components, including three or more of the following:?Cisco Router (3900 series)

•Catalyst Switches (6500 and 3850 series)
•Nexus Switches (9500 series, 5548UP, 2248TP)
•Cisco Unified Computing System
•Network Appliance FAS (2240, 3240, 2650, 8200)
•VMware Virtual Center Server and vSphere
•Solarwinds NPM and NCM
•Cisco Secure ACS or ISE
•McAfee Enterprise Firewall and Sidewinder Firewall
•Standard/extended ACLs, as used in IOS/NX-OS
•NetApp Data OnTap Cluster Mode

•Advanced troubleshooting skills and experience.
•Ability to produce detailed technical documentation.
•Ability to work on a team under pressure to meet strict schedule requirements

Additional Preferred Qualifications & Skills:
•System administration of Windows Server 2012R2, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Solaris
•VMware and Citrix tools
•Microsoft SCCM
•HBSS (McAfee ePO)
•Experience with scripting such as PowerShell and VB Script
•Familiarity with DISA STIG compliance
•Excellent communication and organizational skills
•CCNA, CCNP, CCDA, or other industry certification(s)

Required Education:
BS with Computer or Systems Engineering related major and 6 years of relevant experience OR 14 years of equivalent military and/or civilian experience in lieu of a degree.

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


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.