Systems Engineer II - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Las Cruces
New Mexico
United States

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

Job Summary:

Raytheon is currently seeking active TS/SCI cleared candidates for satellite Operations and Maintenance (O&M) positions. The selected candidate(s) will join a skilled O&M team working in a 24/7 operations environment. The O&M team is responsible for all aspects of Operations Planning and Command and Control, including monitoring day-to-day activities as well as identifying and solving challenging problems as they occur. After completion of comprehensive on-the-job training, the candidate(s) will be part of a certified team of subject matter experts that are integral to our customer's success.

Job Duties:

-Build and/or execute a daily operations plan using complex software and hardware systems
-Technical knowledge of a large repository of formal procedures with the responsibility to accurately select and apply the correct procedure(s) depending on the specific scenario at hand
-Document discrepancies as they occur. Implement workarounds and contingency plans to minimize impacts of system anomalies
-Cross-train in other operator positions as assigned and assist with training of other personnel on the contract team
-Other duties as assigned

Required Skills:

-Must hold a current TS/SCI security clearance
-This position is in support of an integral 24/7 Operations environment. As such:
-Availability for non-scheduled call-in is required
-The job assignment requires working a rotating shift schedule
-Availability to work overtime is required
-Must have strong communication skills, both written and verbal
-Must have proven experience performing work successfully in a collaborative environment with other organizational domains
-Must have demonstrated experience with executing assigned tasks to meet technical objectives

Desired Skills:

-Experience working a rotating shift schedule
-Experience giving and receiving training to/from a wide range of learning/teaching styles
-Experience working in a virtual team environment
-Experience using both Windows and UNIX platforms

Required Education (including Major):

Must have a BS/BA (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) preferred) and a minimum of 2 years of related work experience; or MS/MA (STEM preferred); A combination of military and applicable work experience in lieu of education will also be considered

This position requires a U.S. Person 141619

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.