IT Systems Administrator - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

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Then join our Raytheon team of engineers solving problems that make the world a safer place and help to secure our great nation! Come support those who provide us with all the freedoms we enjoy.

Our facility in Aurora, CO offers amenities that create work and life balance. On site we have a 24/7 fitness facility, health center, cafeteria, collaboration rooms and dynamic break areas for easy conversation and socialization. Additionally, we provide employee appreciation lunches, bonus opportunities, and great benefits that include medical, dental, vision, 401K match, flexible work schedule - just to name a few. Click here to view a brief video and learn more:

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, including a large presence in Aurora, CO. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.

Job Description:
Raytheon IIS is seeking qualified IT Systems Administrators to support a system development and implementation program. The qualified candidates will be well-versed in deployment, configuration and integration of virtual Linux and Windows hosts in a private cloud environment. An active US Government TS/SCI clearance is required as of day one for this position and US Citizenship.

NOTE: Candidates with a current Top Secret Security Clearance or higher are eligible for a $20,000 sign on bonus if the clearance is confirmed and you're hired by Raytheon.

Required Skills:

  • Active US Government TS/SCI security clearance and US Citizenship
  • DODI 8570.1 compliance at IAT Level 2 (Current Security+, CISSP, CASP, or other approved certification)
  • Experience configuring and managing resources and virtual hosts using the VMware suite of tools
  • Experience as a system administrator for Linux systems
  • Experience as a system administrator for Windows systems, including the ability to configure/implement AD and GPOs
  • Experience hardening systems to US Government standards, e.g. ICD-503
  • 6 years related work experience required
Desired Skills:
  • Familiarity with network and storage device administration
  • Exposure to enterprise management tools
  • Ability to automate system deployments using scripts and/or DevOps tools
  • Ability to author and/or modify scripts written in bash, Python, or other languages

Required Education:

Requires a Bachelor’s degree and 6 years of related work experience or 14 years of related work 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.