Infrastructure Deployment Automation Engineer (107636BR)

  • Raytheon
  • Aurora, Colorado, United States
  • 02/19/2018

Job Description

Would you like to work in a collaborative environment at a state of the art facility in Colorado? Then join our Raytheon team of engineers solving problems that make the world a safer place and help to secure our great nation! Come support those who provide us with all the freedoms we enjoy.

Our facility in Aurora, CO offers amenities that create work and life balance. On site we have a 24/7 fitness facility, health center, cafeteria, collaboration rooms and dynamic break areas for easy conversation and socialization. Additionally, employee appreciation lunches, bonus opportunities, and great benefits that include medical, dental, vision, 401K match, flexible work schedule - just to name a few. Click here to view a brief video and learn more:

“We’re developing capabilities that will bring constellation utilization to the next level,” said Brian Norris, the M2C2 program director.

Every day, satellites capture the comings and goings of nations around the world. These images provide the missing piece to the puzzle that helps to keep the nation safe and our troops out of harm’s way.

Efficient and effective constellation management of various types of satellites is an enterprise challenge and one that Mission Management Command and Control, a proprietary program in the Global Intelligence Solutions Mission Area tries to solve.

Raytheon IIS is seeking a member of an IT Infrastructure Automation Team who will be responsible for deploying and integrating scripts and recipes to automate Systems configurations and COTS configurations in complex server environments. These environments, a mix of servers, workstations, and custom hardware, provide the backbone for the operational system of a critical, strategic national asset. The environments also support product development, testing, and maintenance. The candidate would be responsible for implementation of automation recipes (Chef) and scripts (Ruby, PowerShell, Python and others) as part of an automated installation process. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, have an engineering mindset, and be able to troubleshoot complex problems. This position may require some on call support and overtime as well as limited (<20%) travel for installation and troubleshooting support. US citizenship is required due to the candidate needing a current US Secret Security Clearance.

Note: Candidates with a current Secret Security Clearance or higher are eligible for a $10,000 sign on bonus if the clearance is confirmed and the candidate is hired by Raytheon.

•Must possess an active US DoD Secret or higher clearance and US Citizenship
•For G09 = 6+ years of relevant Infrastructure/IT experience related to system installation and configuration
•Background in Systems Operations environment supporting complex environment deployment and management activities
•Experience with automation tools such as Chef (preferred), Puppet, Ansible, SaltStack, Fabric or similar products for O/S builds, software installation and configuration
•Hands-on experience with virtualization tools and cloud computing, either private (VMware, OpenStack) or public (AWS)Systems integration experience
•Ability to troubleshoot complex configuration problems or system issues
•Experience with Windows or Linux System Administration
•Strong scripting skills (i.e. PowerShell, Python, Ruby, bash, etc.)
•Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both written and oral

Desired Skills:
•Experience with orchestration tools – Rundeck, VMware Orchestrator
•Understanding of Infrastructure as Code and demonstrated implementation
•Understanding of DevOps concepts
•Experience with VMware– vCenter, ESXi, vSphere
•Understanding of Change Management processes - Version Control of software and code - GIT, CVS
•The ability to effectively plan their own work up and the work of others on the team

Required Education:
Bachelor Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Computer Systems Engineering and six years of related work experience or equivalent combination of education and experience (technical Bachelor Degree = additional 8 years of related work experience)


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, and is headquartered in Dulles, Virginia. The business area generated approximately $6 billion in 2016 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business. Security Clearance: Secret - Current Relocation Eligible: Yes Cloud Computing, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Systems Engineering, Warfighter Support Services, Engineering, All JBRaytheon ICJBMeta