Network Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

Job Description: Raytheon is looking for an experienced Network Engineer to work as part of a collaborative team to support classified networks at our El Segundo area sites California. The candidate will also be responsible for the unclassified segregation network.

Duties will include, but are note limited to the following:

  • Configure, manage and upgrade Cisco network hardware and software, such as switches, routers, ASAs, Next Generation IPS (Firepower)

  • Ensure Information Assurance compliance for network hardware and software and mitigating identified vulnerabilities. Remediate IAVAM and DISA STIGS

  • Ensure compliance with security and performance requirements (NISPOM, RMF, DISA STIGs, NIST, etc.)

  • Assure a high level of reliability and performance through systems monitoring and infrastructure management

The ideal candidate is organized, able to work well with others, able to work under time constrains, able to multi-task and prioritize work, be able to work independently as well as a member of a team, and have good problem solving skills. The candidate’s work will be performed under general direction. The candidate will frequently interact with inter-organizational contacts representing the IT Program Execution organization in the support of SAS engineering end-user community.

Required Skills:

  • Must have strong background with LAN, WAN, Routers, Switches, and other network hardware.

  • Experience with Type-1 HAIPE Encryptors, VPN technologies and protocols (IPSec, GRE, L2TP, DMVPN, etc.)
  • Demonstrate knowledge of firewall, access control lists, and IP address management
  • In-depth experience IDS/IPS, host-based security and integrating firewall appliances, including DMZ design and ACL implementation
  • Ability to create accurate network diagrams and documentation for design and planning network communication systems
  • Ability to quickly learn new or unfamiliar technology and products using documentation and internet resources
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to obtain Security+ certification and CCNA certification.
  • U.S. Citizen with the ability to obtain a DoD Secret clearance within 6 months

Desired Skills:

  • Experience implementing IDS/IPS, host-based security and integrating firewall appliances, including DMZ design and ACL implementation
  • Experience with SolarWinds, Visio, SNMP-based network managment
  • Experience with TACACS/Radius authentication software based configuration
  • Experience with vulnerability scanning and threat mitigation technologies
  • Experience with ACAS, SCAP, CMRS
  • CCNP highly desired
  • Experience with ForcePoint devices
  • U.S. Citizen with Active DoD Top Secret clearance

Required Education (including Major):

  • Requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and minimum of 4 years of prior relevant experience.

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.


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.