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Mission Assurance Center System Support Engineer

Colorado Springs, Colorado

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How do you protect against those with bad intentions? You create innovative technical processing solutions and collaborate with some of the finest talent in the IT field. Whether you’re an Information Systems Technologist or an Encryption Strategy Expert, at Raytheon you’ll grow a varied and rewarding career. And you’ll be supported with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that promotes work/life balance. If you’re ready to take on today’s big challenges, discover a world of opportunity at Raytheon.

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Responsibilities

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) is seeking a Mission Assurance Center System Support Engineer to join our team in support of the US Air Force North American Aerospace Defense (NORAD) Cheyenne Mountain Complex - Integrated Tactical Warning/Attack Assessment (NCMC-ITW/AA) and Space Support Contract (NISSC).

NISSC will provide accurate, timely, and unambiguous warning and attack assessment of Air, Missile, and Space threats with daily visibility of National Command Authority (NCA) leadership to include the President of the United States.

NCMC-ITW/AA is composed of Air, Missile, and Space Situational Awareness missions located at CMAFS, Peterson AFB, Offutt AFB, and Vandenberg AFB, and Forward User / Sensor Site locations worldwide.

As the System Support Engineer you will provide system administration support for all systems included in the NISSC covered systems located within the site as well as augment operational center MAC crews as required. This position requires shift work and is in the Colorado Springs area.


Required Skills:
  • Ability to provide system administration, situational analysis, impact assessment, and issue resolution of NISSC covered systems
  • Ability to optimize system operations and resource utilization and perform systems capacity analysis and planning
  • Ability to assist users in accessing and using NISSC covered systems
  • Ability to interface with a broad range of customers/users and effectively communicate, facilitate, and execute operations
  • Possess Active Secret clearance with ability to obtain TSclearance and be clearable to TS/SCI
  • Possess DoD 8570 certification (Security+CE)

Desired Skills:
  • Experience with any of the following platforms/applications is a plus: Solaris 10, Oracle, HP blade architecture, ESXi VMware, Cisco or Juniper switch platforms, NetApp, and Virtual Center Server
  • Experience with LAN/WAN network architecture, services, and functionality
  • Experience with Altiris and/or Symantec Management Console for server/client software deployment

Required Education (including Major):
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or IT with 4 years of experience
  • Master's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or IT with 2 years of experience


U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment. 144425


Business Unit Profile
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 $6.1 billion in 2017 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.

Relocation Eligible
No

Clearance Type
Secret - Current

Expertise
Computer/Management Information Systems
Data Networking
General Engineering
Technical

Type Of Job
Full Time

Work Location
CO - Colorado Springs

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.

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