Raytheon Technologies Computer Network Engineer I/II, Tucson AZ in Tucson, Arizona
Computer Network Engineer I or II
Raytheon Missiles & Defense Digital Technology
Program Infrastructure Technologies
Network Engineering Team
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, by combining our vast resources and investments, we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges – together we can anticipate more, move faster and make a bigger impact on the big picture.
Join this high impact team as a Network Engineer I or Network Engineer II to ensure the smooth operation of 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.
Must have an active Department of Defense (DoD) SECRET security clearance (must be adjudicated within the last 6 years) to be considered.
A Computer Network Technologist I/II maintains smooth operation of voice and data networks. Plans, evaluates, coordinates and performs installation and/or reconfiguration of hardware and software elements of data and/or voice communication network. Maintains technical expertise in all areas of voice and data networks hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc. Configure, deploy, and maintain encryption devices on classified networks. May propose solutions to management to ensure all communications requirements based on future needs and current usage, configuring such solutions to optimize cost savings. Prepares or ensures that appropriate network documentation exists, including operational instructions. Provides regular monitoring and network analysis regarding short- and long-range planning for in-house systems. May coordinate third-party maintenance for network equipment. May design network or portion of network that include selection of hardware and software packages
Responsibilities to Anticipate
· Maintains smooth operation of voice and data networks. Plans, evaluates, coordinates and performs installation and/or reconfiguration of hardware and software elements of data and/or voice communication network
· Develop technical expertise in all areas of voice and data networks hardware and software interconnection and interfacing, such as routers, multiplexers, firewalls, hubs, bridges, gateways, etc.
· May propose solutions to management to ensure all communications requirements based on future needs and current usage, configuring such solutions to optimize cost savings
· Prepare or ensures that appropriate network documentation exists, including operational instructions
· Provide regular monitoring and network analysis regarding short- and long-range planning for in-house systems
· Assist with coordination of third-party maintenance for network equipment
· Assist with design or a portion of network that includes selection of hardware and software packages
Qualification You Must Have :
Bachelor’s degree or additional 2 years of Network Engineering experience may be substituted for each 1 year of college
Knowledge of configuration and troubleshooting of Cisco routers, switches, firewalls and intrusion detection systems
Current cabling and fiber standards
Demonstrates firewall and access control list knowledge
Demonstrates knowledge of Visio diagramming and design capabilities
Ability to work with general supervision and follow established procedures
An active and in-scope Secret US security clearance except in rare cases, only US Citizens are eligible to obtain Government Security Clearances.
Occasional travel may be required
Qualifications We Value:
Certifications in Security +, Network + , Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Knowledge of configuration and troubleshooting of encryption devices.
Effective customer service skills, including oral and written communications
Experience with telecommunication systems
Ability to work under time constraints
Experience with classified computing
Current Active and In scope DoD Top Secret level security clearance
What We Offer :
Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.
This position is located in beautiful Tucson, AZ. Tucson has a friendly, caring and laid-back atmosphere, combined with the innovation and energy of a metropolitan region and recognized as one of America’s 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of nature’s best work. Tucson is known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days per year, Tucson’s fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the outdoors year-round
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.