Raytheon Technologies Principal Systems Engineer in Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii
JOB DESCRIPTION: Raytheon Technologies is seeking a talented candidate to provide support to the DSFS contract at Hickam AFB, Hawaii. The person selected will provide Maintenance Technician (MT) support and will be responsible and accountable for the initialization and operation of AF DCGS ground and airborne sensor systems used in the execution of the mission.
This position will interface daily with users, mission planners, co-contractors, and other ground system maintainers to troubleshoot and correct system problems, analyze system performance, and make recommendations on system improvements.
Specific duties include:
List of Duties:
Manages multiple airborne SIGINT sensor missions and processes simultaneously at a Core site
Operates and interfaces with multiple aircraft, airborne sensors, sites, networks, systems, and operations and maintenance personnel
Provides updates to Maintenance Technician position processes
Provides sensor troubleshooting and airborne fault resolution; identifies, resolves, and communicates issues with Low Band/High Band Systems, infrastructure, enterprise services, other SIGINT systems; support and recommend updates to SIGINT systems, Software, and networks
Provides technical and engineering support for sensors and networks
Create, update, and respond to Incident tickets
Manages data encryption changes and implementation
Monitors the SIGINT system and networks health/status (Sensor, platform, network paths to include crypto, DCGS SIGINT systems, and SIGINT related enterprise services)
Provides comprehensive analysis, diagnostics and fault isolation for the SIGINT systems and networks associated with ground components
Provides comprehensive analysis, diagnostics and fault isolation for the SIGINT systems associated with End-to-End network paths/DSFS systems
SME that provides SIGINT and networks sustainment support during system upgrades
Monitors the networks connections between the SIGINT sensors and ground equipment
Coordinates efforts for sensor/system and network restoral
Provides SIGINT process and network improvements/recommendations
Create Serena Mission Debriefs; provide systems status (includes sensor) to operations and maintenance personnel completes SIGINT portion of end to end mission debrief and closes debrief if appropriate
Performs Pre-Mission, Mission execution and Post mission responsibilities in support of the SR systems.
Individual be a U.S. citizen and have a current and active US Department of Defense (DoD) TS/SCI security clearance.
Person is considered Mission Essential (ME) and must be qualified to support computer operations under adverse conditions and hostilities.
Specific experience requirements also includes working knowledge of SEAM interface; COTS components, operational concepts; CICS SW component capabilities, failure indications, troubleshooting techniques, and recovery methodologies
Experience with military SIGINT domains to include U-2, Global Hawk, MQ-1 and MQ-9 sensors and processing, exploitation and dissemination (PED) architectures
UNIX (Solaris or Linux) and Microsoft Windows system administration
Administration of COTS or GOTS software solutions used by DCGS operators and analysts (CICS, RIM, CETS, etc)
Experience administering VMware (containers, storage and resources) and cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure, OpenStack, etc.)
Oracle database system administration
Familiarity with x86-based server hardware and troubleshooting methods
Familiarity with the Serena (ADSM) trouble ticket reporting system
Understanding of cyber security tools and methods
Overtime, weekend work, nightshift, non-standard work week and extended shifts.
TRAVEL: Some travel may be required to support other locations during surge activities, installs or upgrades.
Required Education and Experience:
Individual must possess and maintain DoD 8570.1 (IAT Level II or IAM Level I) certification
Bachelors' Degree in Technical Field plus 8 years of related experience or 16 years of related experience in lieu of degree
≥10 yrs of Information System Security Management
≥10 yrs of DCGS experience
≥2 years performing this position or a similar SIGINT sensor management position
This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.177439
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.