System Administrator - Military veterans preferred

2018-12-20
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Mclean
Virginia
United States

Raytheon Company is looking for a Systems Administrator to support an immediately available position supporting an exciting and fast-paced customer mission.

The successful candidate for the Systems Administrator position will be part of a team that provides 24x7 monitoring support to Client/Server and Network Operations. The right candidate must be proactive with a demonstrated competency in performing the duties of a System Administrator with responsibilities including, but not limited to the following:

  • Implementation of baseline changes and ability to respond to change requests
  • Perform technical evaluations, analysis, and troubleshooting for all supported servers
  • Build servers by providing technical configuration, setup, installation services, hardware and coordination of application projects
  • Operate and maintain supported servers
  • Create and document new methods supporting network/system operations and implement changes to procedures (when necessary)
  • Consult with support teams, help desks, customers and other technical staff in the resolution of problems
  • Coordinates and performs operation and/or maintenance activities for networks and servers
  • Identifies recurring problems and recommends steps to reduce the severity or frequency of problems/issues that may arise and recommend steps to reduce the severity or frequency of occurrence
  • Take appropriate action to maintain system availability, review system anomalies, perform initial troubleshooting, generate and route SRS tickets to the appropriate service providers for timely work-off
  • Maintain current and accurate logs, accurately documenting all system outages and pertinent follow-up information as required

Additional Requirements
  • Remain current with Standard Operating Procedures, System manuals and control logs
  • Maintain accuracy of all System Analyst tasks
  • Continual strive to develop knowledge base and skills as necessary to support the constantly evolving technical environment
  • Working knowledge of the following: Remedy – SRS, HP Openview, Lotus Notes databases and email
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to thrive in a team environment
  • The ability to work closely with the CSM Management, Client/Server, and Network professionals within a customer environment
  • US Citizenship is required along with an active TS/SCI clearance with poly from day one of employment
  • This position requires shift work with hours 6:30pm – 6:30am

Education
  • Bachelor’s degree in Math, Science, Engineering, Computer Science or a related discipline
  • Four (4) years or more of experience, all of which are direct System Administration Experience
  • Direct relevant experience may be substituted for a degree
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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.