Raytheon Technologies Senior Network Engineer, Infrastructure Team (AZ) in Tucson, Arizona
Senior Network Engineer
Enterprise Common Classified areas
Raytheon Missiles & Defense Digital Technology
Network Infrastructure Team
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trail blaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating.
Join this high impact team as a Senior Network Engineer I or II (Salary grade G08
or G09) 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.
Relocation support will be available for the selected applicant if they are eligible per company policy.
Provide IT Network Engineering in a secure classified environments supporting critical Raytheon Programs. This Engineer works to implement, support and maintain critical networking devices such as switches, routers, firewalls and type 1 encryption devices. Working as a team member in a fast paced technological environment. Help develop and implement new technologies based upon industry best practices. Use troubleshooting techniques to resolve technical problems at a high scope and complexity to include the integration of hardware and operating systems (OS). Work across IT functions to standardize processes and procedures. Work with Cybersecurity professionals to maintain security compliance requirements. Provide documentation and training on advanced IT processes and procedures. Be a mentor to junior team members.
Responsibilities to Anticipate:
Upgrade existing Cisco 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 partner 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.
Candidate must have a solid background supporting classified IT networks.
Qualifications You Must Have:
4+ years of related IT networking experience.
An active US DoD Secret Clearance adjudicated within the past 6 years, except in rare cases, only US Citizens are eligible to obtain US Security clearances.
Department of Defense Directive (DoDD) 8140 / 8570 Certification requirements (CompTIA Security+ CE or equivalent certification and an Operating System Certification).
Solid working experience with Cisco and General Dynamics networking products and software
Solid hands on working experience with Cisco Unified Call Managers, Cisco VoIPs, and Cisco VTCs in an enterprise environment
Solid working experience in Data center or Enterprise networks
Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with the following: IAVA, STIGs and government network security requirements to meet new RMF standards.
Prior experience with network troubleshooting tools, Wireshark, snoop, TCPDump, etc
Experience with Network encryption devices
Familiar with TCP/IP, switches, firewalls, routers, and their basic operations
Knowledge and experience using Information Technology project lifecycle
Develop solutions and documentation to a variety of technical problems
Ability to lead special projects and manage resources
Ability to train others in standard IT processes and procedures
Able to lift 15 pounds
Systems are operational 24x7 and occasionally require work effort beyond standard work hours
Position may require some travel
Highly Desired Skills:
An active DoD TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance or prior SCI/program eligibility
CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate), CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional)
Direct working experience with NISPOM, JAFAN, JSIG, DISA STIGs (Standard Technical Implementation Guides) and/or DoD/RMF
Experience in Project Leadership, Management, or Project management in an IT domain
Desire and ability to work as a contributing team member
Effective customer and communications skills
Ability to work under time constraints, self-starter, customer focused, adaptable and willing to work varying assignments
Organizational skills to include: attention to detail, time management and ability to multitask
Familiarity with Classified Computing and Information Assurance best practices
Strong troubleshooting skills
Strong teaming skills
B.S. in Computer Science, Information Systems, Networking, Information Technology, Computer Information Systems, Engineering, or other STEM related degree. In lieu of completed degree, an additional 2 years of Computer Networking/System Administration experience may be substituted for each 1 year of verified college credits.
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.