Current DoD 8570 IAT level II certification is required for this position (e.g. Security + CE or other DoD
recognized higher lever certification). Candidates must be prepared to provide proof of current DoD 8570
IAT Level II certification at the time of application.
Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) is seeking a "Senior Computer System Technologist I"
to join our team in support of the U.S. Air Force's North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD)
Cheyenne Mountain Complex Integrated Tactical Warning/Attack Assessment (NCMC-ITW/AA) and Space
Support Contract (NISSC). The NISSC program provides accurate, timely, unambiguous warning and attack
assessment of threats with daily visibility by National Command Authority Leaders. NCMC-ITW/AA is composed
of air, missile, and space warning missions located at Cheyenne Mountain AFS (CMAFS), Peterson AFB,
Vandenberg AFB, and other forward user and sensor sites worldwide.
This position is located at CMAFS, Colorado Springs, Colorado in support of the 721st Communications
Squadron (721CS). Qualified candidate must have the ability to provide real time technical support to the NORAD-
USNORTHCOM (N-NC) Global Command and Control System (GCCS) customers and data providers. This candidate will direct system administration, situational analysis, impact assessment, and issue resolution in support of 24/7/365 mission operations. Must have the ability to interface with a broad range of customers and effectively communicate, facilitate, and execute operations-focused tasks on behalf of mission leadership. The individual must have the ability to perform all Windows (Windows 10/2012R2),
Solaris 10 and Linux system administration. Experience with Windows multi-level Active Directory and Domain Name
Service Administration. Experience with VMWare virtual solution administration. Experience with LAN/WAN network
architecture, server hardware, system services, and functionality is required. Experience with securing, monitoring and
auditing Windows, Solaris and Linux systems to prevent/detect malicious attacks or errors in the system. Must be able
to work in a DoD mission-oriented environment centered on mission availability and quick response to customer
reported issues while following all Air Force, DoD, and DISA policies and Instructions. Excellent communications skills
are required to address/provide status to DoD (military and civilian) personnel, document problems, and communicate
with Raytheon program representatives.
All GCCS employees are considered Mission Essential. Applicants must have a Secret clearance. The person hired into
this position must be prepared to report to work and remain on site for extended periods of time during real-world emergencies and
occasionally during exercises and simulations. During such periods this employee will be unable to maintain contact
with anyone outside the site, including family and friends. Must meet DoD 8570 certification requirements. Must have excellent
technical and communications skills to effectively interface with internal and external customers at all levels. Must be able
to work in a high visibility environment, focused on 24/7/365 mission availability, and quickly respond to customer
Candidate will be one of the 24/7/365 on site system administrators responsible for maintaining the
N-NC GCCS Systems. As a member of GCCS Operations, the selected candidate will be responsible for
ensuring system availability in support of the N-NC COP. System Administration duties include proactive/reactive
system checks, real time troubleshooting, and anomaly reporting/resolution. Take direction from and communicate
with N-USNC Communications and Operations personnel and staff in the N-NC Command Center, the GLOBALCOP
at USSTRATCOM, and the National Military Command Center (NMCC) at the Pentagon. GCCS Operations
Crew members are responsible for coordinating, performing, and documenting day-to-day GCCS system administration
activities and maintaining N-NC COP situational awareness. Makes on-line and off-line configuration changes
in support of operations, tests or exercises as directed by the N2C2 and Joint Services Support Center (JSSC) at NMCC.
Generate trouble tickets with the JSSC to identify, document, and track system issues and anomalies. Provides GCCS
system technical recommendations and impact analysis to mission users. Directly involved in the coordination and
execution of GCCS system software upgrades, and test/exercise support.
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.