Systems Integrator - 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 Systems Integrator to support the design, development, and deployment of advanced cybersecurity capabilities.

The Systems Integrator provides expert knowledge of large-scale, system integration of hardware and software components. Provides a total systems perspective including a technical understanding of relationships, dependencies, and requirements of hardware and software components. The Systems Integrator works with developers, as needed, to help diagnose and identify the root cause of problems found during system integration.

Required Skills:
- Must be a US Citizen
- Must be able to obtain a TS/SCI clearance
- Must be able to obtain DHS Suitability
- 6+ years of directly relevant systems integration experience, ideally in an Agile development environment
- Must have a deep technical understanding of IT infrastructure integration (DNS, DHCP, Active Directory, storage systems, firewalls, etc.), TCP/IP behavior, and application data flows between systems
- 2+ years of systems administration experience including hands-on experience with one or more of the following: Linux preferably Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6 or 7, Windows, VMware
- Exceptional communication skills with the ability to successfully work complex integration issues affecting multiple teams
- Excellent troubleshooting skills
- In-depth knowledge of Linux/Unix and/or Windows OS installations, security hardening and maintenance
- Knowledge and experience configuring Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs)
- Comfortable with building physical and virtual servers from scratch
- Ability to deploy and integrate new applications that may be requested
- Capable of quickly learning new applications that run on various operating systems for testing and deployment
- Experience with administration and management of servers to include installation, configuration, optimization, backup & recovery
- Experience with performance tuning including identifying and resolving contention in CPU, memory, networking, disk I/O, etc.
- Familiar with fundamentals of scripting languages for automation tasks and deployments (e.g. Bash Shell, Python & Kickstart technologies)
- Integration & implementation experience with various services such as LDAP, Samba, NFS, Bind, Apache, and other core technologies
- Familiarity of configuration management
- Experience with Puppet, Chef, Ansible or similar product.

Desired Skills:
- Experience working in an Agile development environment
- Experience with physical and virtual (VMware) RHEL servers including Red Hat Satellite Servers
- Comfortable with multilevel security systems, SELinux, and/or Cross Domain Solutions
- Experience with data orchestration software such as Apache NiFi or StreamSets
- Experience with distributed compute environments such as Hadoop
- Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform capabilities, including good understanding of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Well-Architected Framework, AWS certification
- Experience working in AWS via the CLI and management console.
- Knowledge and experience configuring Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs)
- Experience with Microsoft’s Azure cloud services
- Experience working in DevOps or DevSecOps environments.

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.

Desired Certifications:
- DoD 8570.1 IAT Level II
- Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)



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.