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Raytheon Technologies Network Specialist in Tewksbury, Massachusetts

This is a temporary position for an undermined length

This position requires a current DoD Secret Clearance

Job Description:

Join this high impact team as a Network Specialist to ensure the smooth operation of unclassified and classified network infrastructure at our RMD locations. The installation, maintenance, support and monitoring of the network infrastructure will be performed.

Candidate must have a solid background supporting networks.

Other responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

•Upgrade existing network hardware and software, such as switches, routers, firewalls and encryption devices

•Maintain and monitor network performance and manage infrastructure to assure high level of capability and effectiveness.

•Day to day maintenance of network hardware, VLAN configuration, port channels, etc.

•Work with program engineers to help resolve networking problems in tactical environments

•Propose solutions to management to ensure all network requirements are met based on future needs and propose innovative and cost saving solutions where appropriate

•Integrate and collaborate with customer to assist in deriving solutions to complex network infrastructure problems.

•Respond to user requests via online service request tracking system.

•Ensure Information Assurance compliance for Network hardware and software.

•Assist in the overall performance and capability of technical team through mentoring and knowledge sharing

Required Skills:

•2+ years of IT networking experience including many of the following:

•Thorough working experience with Cisco networking products and software

•Experience with TCP/IP Networking Fundamentals

•Prior experience with network troubleshooting tools, Wireshark, snoop, TCPDump, etc.

•Experience with network encryption devices

•Security+ certification or willingness to obtain within 6 months of employment

Desired Skills:

•Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with one or more of the following; PKI, IAVA, STIGs, DCID 6/3, ACAS

•Working knowledge of Cisco Firewalls

•Working knowledge of WINDOWS / LINUX / UNIX operating systems

•Network and Security certifications, CISSP certification highly desired

•Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

•Familiarity with Classified Computing and Information Assurance best practices

•Thorough troubleshooting skills

•Thorough teaming skills

Minimum Education Required:

•BS in Computer Science, Engineering or related field

•Significant directly applicable experience in network engineering field will be considered in lieu of college degree.

Desired Education: Advanced degree(s) in Engineering, Physics, Math, System Engineering or related discipline

This position requires either a U.S. person 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.