System Administrator II - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Job Description:

Provide IT systems administration in a heterogeneous Microsoft Windows and Redhat Enterprise Linux environment. Understanding of Windows Server internals, and knowledge of Linux fundamentals to include DNS, DHCP, AD, and server replication methods. Working as a team member in a fast paced technological environment. Help develop and implement new technologies based upon industry best practices. Use troubleshooting techniques to resolve technical problems at a high scope and complexity to include the integration of hardware and operating systems (OS). Understanding of Virtual Machine (VM) technologies and methods (VMWare). Perform OS server tuning to maximize system performance on both physical and virtual systems. Understanding of data RAID, data backup uses and technologies. Work across IT functions to standardize processes and procedures. Work with Cybersecurity professionals to maintain security compliance requirements. Provide documentation and training on advanced IT processes and procedures. There are 2 positions available.

Required Skills/Basic Qualifications:

• U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position requires that an applicant be able to obtain and maintain a US DoD Secret clearance.

• In-depth working experience in Windows; Linux Server Environments [desired] including directory services management, and system hardening
• Solid experience using VMWare vCenter, vSphere, and ESX virtual computing methods
• 2 years’ experience maintaining a medium sized Server environment
• Knowledge of data storage, NAS, and SAN technologies and solutions
• Familiar with TCP/IP, switches, firewalls, routers, and their basic operations
• Knowledge and experience using Information Technology project lifecycle
• Developed solutions and documentation to a variety of technical problems
• Have led special projects and managed resources
• Have trained others in standard IT processes and procedures
• Able to independently and safely lift 15 pounds
• Systems are operational 24x7 and occasionally require work effort beyond standard work hours

Desired Skills/Preferred Qualifications:

• Solid experience using VMWare vCenter, vSphere, and ESX virtual computing methods
• 2 years’ experience maintaining a medium sized Server environment
System administration experience in a Linux environment is preferred
• Patch management experience using Windows WSUS, SCCM, or other tool
• Basic knowledge Redhat Enterprise Linux
• Experience with license managers in a Windows or Linux environment

Active US DoD Secret clearance is preferred.

Minimum Education Required:

Bachelor’s degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) field and minimum of 4 years of prior relevant experience, or 12 years of related experience in lieu of a Bachelor's degree in a STEM field 155141

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.