Linux Systems Administrator TS/SCI - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon Pasadena is looking for a Linux Systems Administrator to join the team to provide daily operational support for Linux and Windows servers and systems to solve a wide array of customer needs and requests.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Configure and manage Linux operating systems and install/load operating system software, troubleshoot, maintain integrity and configure network components along with implementing operating systems enhancements to improve reliability and performance.
  • Provide installation, configuration and ongoing support of network devices.
  • Participate on teams in the analysis and design of new large-scale Linux operating systems and/or modifications to existing systems
  • Evaluate new system and application requirements regarding impact to the Linux operating system environment.
  • Provide support to IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all of the client/server/storage/network devices

Required Clearance:
Candidates must have an active TS/SCI clearance.

Education / Work Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science or other related discipline with a minimum of 4 years of Linux experience.

Overall a minimum of 4 years of experience working in software development, user desktop support, front-line support on mid to large size projects.

Required Skills:
  • TS/SCI
  • SA Support level 2-3 (Based on years of experience, education, training, etc.)
  • Minimum 4 Years of Linux Experience
  • 1-2 Years of Containerization experience (i.e Docker, Kubernetes)
  • 2-3 Years of Virtuialization Experience (WMware, Oracle)
  • 1-2 Years of Cloud based solutions (AWS, Azure)
  • 2-3 Years of Networking experience (CISCO, Juniper)
  • 2-3 Years of Windows Platform Experience
  • Able to script in shell or other interpreted language.
  • DOD 8570 Tier II Technical Cert that is current (Security + CE example) or ability to obtain within 6 months of start
  • Excellent user interface / interpersonal / written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to operate in a team environment consisting of both internal and external members, co-workers and customer.

Desired Skills:
  • Familiarity working in cleared environments
  • Additional IT certifications is a plus
  • Familiarity and experience working with GIT
  • Familiarity and experience working with Jenkins
  • Familiarity and experience working with Jira

Work Location:
The work will be performed in Pasadena CA

This position requires a U.S. Citizen 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.