Open Shift Administrator - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon is supporting a U.S. Government customer on a large mission critical development and sustainment program to design, build, deliver, and operate a network operations environment, including introducing new cyber capabilities to address emerging threats. Raytheon Cybersecurity and Special Missions (CSM) is seeking a Sr. Systems Administrator with expertise in Linux/Unix, OpenShift, Red Hat IDM, and Red Hat Satellite to support the design, development, and deployment of advanced cybersecurity capabilities.

The Sr. Systems Administrator applies expert knowledge in Linux/Unix environments for infrastructure support to an advanced cybersecurity environment. Works with a team of highly skilled administrators to provide senior level administrative functions for a primarily RHEL6/RHEL7 environment. Mentors junior system administrators and recommends design changes to improve the system operability.

Required Skills:
- Must be a US Citizen
- Active Secret clearance. Must be able to obtain a TS/SCI clearance
- Must be able to obtain DHS Suitability
- 6+ years of system administration in Red Hat version 6 or 7(RHEL6/RHEL7) with the ability to engineer, install, administer and maintain complex system architectures.
- Extensive knowledge and experience in centralized patch management using Red Hat Solutions
- Extensive knowledge in containerized environments
- Proficiency with configuration management using Ansible or Puppet
- Skilled in Linux-related scripting (Bash, Perl, Python, etc.)
- Knowledge and understanding of operating systems, networks and services.
- Manage changes to system and assesses the security impact of those changes.
- Strong research, analytical, and problem solving skills
- Good communication skills including preparing and presenting results, findings and alternatives and influencing management decision making based on the best available data

Desired Skills:
- Kerberos/LDAP
- OpenShift
- IDM/Free IPA
- Docker
- Ambari
- Ansible
- Puppet
- Satellite Server
- Nagios

Required Education:
Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems or related technical field. Two years of related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree level education.

Strongly Desired Certifications:
- Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)
- Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
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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.