Sr Info Sys Technologist I - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon is seeking a Systems Administrator to join our IT Managed Services Team within Raytheon’s IIS Business Unit. The individual selected for this role will be responsible for supporting a highly virtualized, Microsoft Windows-based IT infrastructure with some Linux under the direction and supervision of technical team leaders, and in cooperation with other team members located at multiple sites. Duties may include installation of server and storage hardware, operating systems and software; software upgrades and patching; troubleshooting problems; developing and applying security policies; information assurance testing and vulnerability mitigation; maintaining data storage; server operation monitoring; managing backup systems; documenting processes; and providing Tier 2 support to the IT Service Desk. Duties may also include support of the following IT services: email, database, instant messaging, Sharepoint, VMWare virtual infrastructure, Citrix VDI, AWS cloud services, and Active Directory.

The supported systems are located at multiple sites and will require remote support abilities. The position will require regular collaboration and cooperation with teammates and peers at other locations via telephone, email and instant messaging.
This position requires an existing DoD 8570 security certification, OR certification within 6 months of starting the position.

NOTE: This position can be located in Richardson, TX, Aurora, CO, Dulles, VA or State College, PA.

Required Skills:

  • Must be a US citizen with active TS/SCI with CI Poly
  • Bachelor’s Degree with 4 years of related experience
  • Experience supporting Microsoft Windows Server operating system
  • Some Experience with Linux Administration
  • Experience supporting VMWare virtual environments
  • Experience managing Active Directory objects
  • Experience performing IT system maintenance, installs, upgrades and backups
  • Must be team oriented and able to work collaboratively with team members from various sites across the USA
  • Ability to learn and follow documented policies and standards
  • Outstanding customer service, communication and process documentation skills
Desired Skills:

  • Must have a current DoD 8570 security certification or must obtain within 6 months of starting position (acceptable certifications are: Security+, GSEC, SSCP, CCNA-Security, CISA, CISSP, GCED, CASP, or GCIH)
  • Experience supporting Amazon Web Services environments
  • Knowledge of security policies pertaining to IT systems in a closed area

Required Education (including Major):

Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology or related field; OR 8 additional years of related experience in lieu of a degree


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.