Raytheon Technologies Systems Admin/Systems Engineer in Reston, Virginia
Raytheon Technology Company is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator supporting a sophisticated internet-based research system in a dynamic, ever-expanding digital environment. The individual will be a member of a high performing team who work closely together to drive creative solutions for challenging problems in a friendly, supportive environment.
This position involves sustainment operations (O&M and technical support) that focuses on all aspects of the infrastructure including architecture, engineering, design, installation, configuration and security compliance. It requires an experienced, hands-on technical administrator/engineer with a range of experiences including virtualization, datacenter, co-location/Cloud, storage, networking, security, mobile emulation, Windows, and Linux.
The position is located in Reston, VA.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Develop a deep understanding of the complex mission environment and design innovative solutions that encompass multiple disciplines for Sponsor requirements
Work with various virtualization/infrastructure/operating systems/automation technologies and networking protocols to come up with secure, robust common infrastructure solutions that can work seamlessly with small to large scale mission deployment scenarios
Engage with the Sponsor, program manager and technical team to understand product shortcomings and devise short-term and long-term plans, and execute them in timely manner
The Senior Network/Systems Engineer shall meet the following core qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field related to the position (Computer Science, Information/Systems Engineering, or other technical discipline) or 3 years specialized systems, infrastructure, or enterprise architecture equivalency
Minimum five (5) years of Systems Engineering/Systems Administration experience with Windows and Linux operating systems (Ubuntu, Debian, CentOS), infrastructure platforms, mission networks, storage area networks, and/or databases
Minimum three (3) years’ experience leading/supporting projects using misattributed research networks and internet technology projects
Technical Team Leadership experience
Experience engineering, upgrading, and sustaining Sponsor’s misattribution internet, mission, or enterprise networks
Experience managing, engineering, and troubleshooting Cisco networking equipment
Knowledge of applicable Sponsor network security and technology policies and procedures
Experience engineering, installing, operating, and maintaining virtual environments/services to include OS virtualization, VDI, Desktop as a Service (DaaS), and software defined services (such as SDN)
Experience designing and developing automation and orchestration services
Experience with various scripting languages
Demonstrated experience analyzing user needs and developing technical solutions
Experience with designing, developing, or supporting hyper-converged infrastructure capabilities and services for platforms such as Nutanix or HP Simplivity
Minimum two (2) years’ experience in cloud-based IT systems or hybrid cloud delivery models designing, developing in, or transitioning systems and processes to the cloud
Certifications in areas related to the position such as:
Technical Cisco Certified Network Professional
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Linux Certification (RedHat RHCE 6.x, 7.x)
Certified Nutanix Professional
Must have an active TS/SCI clearance with poly on day one of employment. Must be cross-over eligible.
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.