Systems Administrator - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

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

Job Description:
Raytheon is currently seeking an entry-level System Administrator to provide engineering support to maintain high-priority operational systems at a high level of availability and to resolve problems based on mission criticality and guidance.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Performs software application maintenance on assigned mission systems running a variety of operating systems to include UNIX and Linux under supervision.
  • Detects, isolates, documents, quickly reports, and resolves system outages, or problems encountered during operations of the operational system baseline, which includes the collection of diagnostic data, restoring the system operation, development of workarounds, and other activities necessary for recovery of a system. Working under supervision.
  • Accurately documents problems in logging and discrepancy reporting tools.
  • Supports system engineering groups for ongoing analysis and integration efforts.
  • Works with other maintenance engineers
  • Works under pressure in restoring high-priority systems to operations, to include occasional after hours phone support or call-in support.
Required Skills:
  • Requires aBS Degree or possess a minimum of 12 years experience in-lieu of a degree
  • Must have a current DODI 8570.01-M IAT Level II (Security+ CE) (minimum) certification or be able to obtain one within 60 days of hire.
  • Must have the ability to evaluate LINUX or UNIX log files and assess error conditions, under supervision
  • Must have the ability modify LINUX or UNIX scripts and configuration files, under supervision
  • Must have the ability to troubleshoot software issues on Solaris, UNIX, and Linux platforms, under supervision
  • Must have the ability to identify and isolate discrepancies to software, hardware, database, scripts or configurations
  • Requires good communication skills in order for the effective and accurate exchange of information
  • Requires ability to multi-task in a dynamic environment with changing priorities

Desired Skills:
  • Experience with UNIX and LINUX Tier 2 support and system administration skills

Qualified applicants will be subject to a security investigation and must meet minimum qualifications for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship and an active TS/SCI clearance with CI Poly are required. 130772BR 130772

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.