Raytheon Technologies Platform Infrastructure Design Principal Engineer in Dulles, Virginia
The Raytheon Intelligence and Space (RIS) Hardware and Infrastructure Engineering (HW&I) team is seeking a Principal Infrastructure Engineer who feeds off the opportunity of rolling up their sleeves to take on meaningful problems each and every day. The Principal Infrastructure Engineer will join a team responsible for platform infrastructure design for a critical national asset. This includes operating system, COTS Stack, server, network and storage hardware design, and configuration of private cloud environments. The ideal candidate will possess extensive knowledge and experience with network infrastructure technologies, services, operations, and security. This position may require some on call support and overtime as well and limited (<20%) travel as required for installation and troubleshooting support.
An existing US Government Secret security clearance is required for this position.
Minimum of (8)+ years of progressively responsible experience designing COTS infrastructure and private cloud environments
Proficiency in matching system requirements to compute capabilities and the knowledge and ability to select specific hardware and infrastructure to meet those requirements
Proficient working knowledge of networks, storage, and virtualization (VMware)
Proficient at building, and configuring servers running Linux RHEL
Knowledge and experience with Application and Security protocols, such as Solarwinds, HBSS, Certificates & Tokens, RSA, McAfee SIEM, McAfee IPS/IDS, Rubrik Host Backup System, SAN storage, and Active Directory
Demonstrated knowledge of EMC Unity storage
Knowledge and experience in the design, implementation and support of VMware’s product line
Experience in working with highly hardened/secure environments
Adjust quickly to changing priorities
High level of motivation, self-starter
Background in COTS product installation
Experience with automation tools such as Chef (preferred), Puppet, Ansible, SaltStack, Fabric or similar products for O/S builds, software installation and configuration
Experience with DISA STIGs
Experience with Windows and/or Linux System Administration
Scripting skills (i.e. PowerShell, Python, Ruby, bash, etc.)
A degree in Science, Technology Engineering or Math (STEM), or related STEM degree program in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Technology and 8 years of relatable experience.
This position requires a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.177190
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.