System Administrator (117646BR)

  • Raytheon
  • Sunnyvale, California, United States
  • 10/30/2018
Polygraph FS Accounting / Finance Cybersecurity IT / Telecom

Job Description

Location: Sunnyvale California Security Clearance: TS/SCI - Current Job Description:
Raytheon Applied Signal Technology (RAST), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems, currently has an opening for a System Administrator to perform in our Sunnyvale, CA office. The selected individual will primarily be a System Administrator for program environments. The individual will be responsible for performing a full range of IT functions within classified and unclassified areas. This position ensures that system hardware, operating systems, software, and related procedures adhere to organizational- and security-based policies. Key duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Provide technical support to end-users who need assistance utilizing client level hardware and software
  • Plan, implement, and operate network services and systems, to include hardware and virtual environments
  • Setup and maintain systems including installation, configuration, and updating of hardware and software

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

Security Clearance: Candidate must possess an Active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility and be willing and able to obtain additional clearances and program access. Successful candidate will be required to complete a Full Scope Polygraph and must maintain all clearances and program access throughout employment.

Responsibilities:
  • Implement and Troubleshoot Technical Security Controls
  • Update Malicious Code Detection System (e.g. Antivirus definitions)Create and Modify User Accounts and Associated Access Control Lists
  • Install Software Patches/Updates and IAVA (or similar) Updates
  • Perform Data Backups of networked systems
  • Install and Configure Security-relevant Software
  • Perform and maintain system inventories (hardware and software)
  • Install, configure, and maintain workstation and server hardware and software

Required Skills:
  • U.S. Citizen
  • Active Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility
  • Four (4) years of experience in Windows System Administration:
    • Windows desktop administration (Windows 7 or newer)
    • Windows Server administration (Windows Server 2012 or newer) to include infrastructure services such as Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, etc.
  • Experience researching compliance issues, and formulating recommendations to management
  • Must be able to lift 35 pounds in support of hardware installations
  • CompTIA Security+, or equivalent DoD 8570 certification for IAT Level II, within 6 months of hire

Desired Skills:
  • Top Secret/SCI security clearance with Full-Scope Polygraph
  • Four (4) years of experience in System Administration of Linux systems
  • Four (4) years of experience in installation, configuration and administration of virtualized environments with hypervisors such as VMWare and KVM
  • Four (4) years of experience in network administration with Cisco routers and switches, including Layer 1 installation and troubleshooting
  • Four (4) years of experience in installation, configuration and administration of network storage using NetApp products
  • Demonstrated skill in reading, writing, modifying, and executing simple scripts on Windows and Linux systems
  • Experience working in and supporting classified areas, to include:
    • Understanding Information Assurance requirements
    • Performing security audits on networked and standalone systems
  • Experience with installation, configuration and troubleshooting a variety of network and security management tools including, but not limited to:
    • Centrify
    • Cisco Call Manager
    • Lumension
    • Puppet
    • Solarwinds
    • Splunk
    • Symantec NetBackup
  • Active IT-based certifications including:
    • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
    • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA), Windows Server 2012 or newer
    • Red Hat Certified Systems Administrator (RHCSA),
    • VMWare certifications such as VMWare Certified Professional (VCP) Version 6 or newer
    • Independent, self-motivated, and able to meet critical deadlines
    • Ability to learn new technologies through on-the-job training and documentation
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
    • Able to work within a team and foster teamwork and trust from both external and internal customers
  • Independent, self-motivated, and able to meet critical deadlines
  • Ability to learn new technologies through on-the-job training and documentation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Able to work within a team and foster teamwork and trust from both external and internal customers

Required Education: Bachelor’s degree in a STEM field and 4 years of related experience.

or in lieu of a Bachelor's degree in a STEM field, 12 years of related experience
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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 Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) builds radars and other sensors for aircraft, spacecraft and ships. The business also provides communications and electronic warfare solutions and performs research in areas ranging from linguistics to quantum computing. SAS is headquartered in McKinney, Texas USA. 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.

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