Linux System Administrator - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon IIS/GIS provides Operations and Maintenance support for the Intelligence Community

Raytheon is currently seeking a Solaris/Linux Systems Administrator to provide system administration to high priority infrastructure/systems, servers, clusters, and workstations running a variety of operating systems/applications to include Linux and Solaris. Work will include development, installation, configuration, maintenance, and urgent troubleshooting efforts. Perform administration and maintenance of infrastructure/ systems/desktops. Perform planning, coordination, and execution of operating system installations and upgrades, patches, and service pack releases. Install and configure systems, servers, workstations and peripherals. Respond to all system administration related work requests, including working with system maintainers, system engineering analysis, and integration efforts. Maintain and update standards documentation. The Environment fluctuates between routine and urgent, depending on ongoing tasks, priorities, and performance of assigned systems.

Required Skills:
·BS Degree and minimum of 4 years’ experience – OR - 12 years of equivalent experience in lieu of a degree.
·Must have a current DODI 8570.01-M IAT Level II (minimum) Certification
·Experience with Solaris and Linux System Administration on both servers and workstations

·Excellent communication and customer interaction skills
·Ability to multi-task in a dynamic environment with changing priorities
·Must be a team player that is willing to provide support to a variety of tasks and to support unplanned high priority customer activities
·Must be available to work occasional overtime as required
·Must possess strong customer service and team skills, proven customer interaction and customer support experience

Desired Skills:
·Experience with VMWare on Linux
Experience with scripting (sh, csh, bash, perl, Python)
·Experience with Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts (IAVA) compliance

Qualified applicants will be subject to a security investigation and must meet minimum qualifications for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship and a TS/SCI security clearance with CI polygraph are required.



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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.