Sr Systems Administrator II - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) IT team is seeking a Linux Systems Administrator to join our Classified IT support team in El Segundo, CA.

The candidate selected for this position will perform Linux System Administration. Duties for this Linux System Administrator role include, but not limited to providing computing support to classified programs in Linux desktop\\server environments; troubleshooting and resolving incidents related to software and hardware; assisting in designing, implementing and supporting Linux environments.

The candidate is expected to work well under general direction. The candidate is expected to be self-directed, able to prioritize work, possess excellent problem solving, verbal and communication skills, customer focused, and organized.

This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate Government Agency for non-U.S. persons

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 6 years of experience supporting Linux operating systems as a Systems Administrator
  • U.S. Citizenship Status is Required as this position will require the ability to Access US Only Data Systems.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day One of Employment.
  • Experience with vulnerability scanning and threat mitigation technologies
  • Strong understanding of server storage
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong customer interaction skills with users of all levels
Desired Skills:
  • Active Top Secret Clearance
  • Storage Experience with Net App
  • Cloud computing service provisioning (e.g. Amazon Web Service, Azure, etc)
  • Automation via scripting (e.g. Ruby, Perl, Erlang, Python, PowerShell, etc)
  • Security+ Certification
Minimum Education Required:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Information Technology or STEM-related technical discipline and a minimum of 6 years related experience or 14 years of related experience in lieu of Degree.

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.