Sr. Information Technologist I - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Beale Air Force Base
United States

Raytheon IIS needs an Sr. Information Technologist I to provide mission support of Global Hawk Ground Segments. Candidate will be permanently assigned to Beale AFB but must be open to travel for mission support to various CONUS and OCONUS Global Hawk Ground Station locations worldwide. Will Install HW/SW, checkout and debug HW/SW, design and develop solutions to problems discovered through installation, checkout, and use or system analysis. Determine root cause, develop, design and implement solutions or coordinate with customer and plant engineers to resolve issues. Interface with customers on short-term and long-term technical, operational, mission related and deployment requirements. Develop, coordinate and implement plans to achieve customer requirements. Analyze system performance vs. technical requirements, research and make HW/SW improvement recommendations. This supports an Airborne Communications Node through Global Hawk Ground Stations Operations

Required Skills:
·4+ years HW/SW maintenance/troubleshooting/design skills for UNIX systems.
·UNIX general system administration.
· Willing and able to travel CONUS/OCONUS as required
·Direct experience on SUN and/or SGI workstations (or equivalent UNIX platform), Ethernet networks (Fast/Giga), routers and switches.
·General knowledge of networking (servers/hubs/switches/routers) and TCP/IP.

Desired Skills:

  • UNIX coding/debugging; experience in ATM LANs, long haul links, RF links, VOIP, and data communications.
  • Experience with scripting, C++, Java, Perl, Python, Sybase and/or SQL
  • Cryptos KG75/175. RF and data links. Any familiarity with the Global Hawk Ground Segment a plus.
  • Experience or familiarity with HVAC, UPS systems, diesel generators a plus.

Workweek : Non-standard work week, overtime/weekends/shift work likely in support of 24x7 operations.

Required Education (including Major): BS in Engineering/IT/CS and 4+ years of work experience OR 10+ years of work experience in-lieu of degree.

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 128658

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.