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Senor Linux IT System Administrator II

Tewksbury, Massachusetts

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Responsibilities

Senior Linux IT System Administrator - Seapower Business Area
Raytheon IDS - Tewksbury, MA
Secret Clearance


What’s YOUR Mission?
Here at Raytheon, we work together as one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place. Our innovation spans all domains: from land and sea to air, space and cyberspace. We’re inspired by a noble mission that’s shared by Raytheon employees around the globe and an inclusive culture that empowers employees and celebrates their contributions.

Our IT organization ensures that Raytheon teammates across the globe are able to communicate, collaborate and innovate for customer success. We create leading-edge technology solutions to prevent security threats, protect the integrity of our systems and support Raytheon’s IT infrastructures around the world.

System Administrators collaborate across a diverse team to support fast-paced, critical programs with classified information system capabilities.

As a System Administrator supporting the Seapower Capability Systems Business Area, your program teams rely on you to collaborate, provide guidance to define computing requirements and create end-to-end solutions to solve complex IT problems.

Success in this role means you are able to develop, implement and maintain secure, cost-efficient environments across various classified programs. Effective System Administrators collaborate and team effectively across functions, also taking on opportunities to serve as project leads and/or mentors to share knowledge across the IT Program Execution team.

This position is located in Tewksbury, MA, with potential for international and/or domestic travel. Capped budget relocation support is available to the selected applicant if they are eligible per Company policy - amount to be discussed at the appropriate stage of our process.

US DOD Secret Clearance is required for this role as of day one of employment. Except in rare circumstances, only US Citizens are eligible to obtain US Government clearances.

Responsibilities:

  • Assure system reliability and performance through monitoring and infrastructure management
  • Provide system administration and maintenance support on Windows- and Linux-based environments in client/server, network and data storage capacities
  • Respond to online service requests from users
  • Ensure server and application compliance with security and performance requirements (NISPOM, RMF)
  • Convert and upgrade to new systems
  • Develop and maintain technical and operational documentation to continually improve our computing environments
  • Engage in knowledge sharing to further develop the overall capability and performance of your technical team

Required Experience:

  • Significant experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux operating systems (OS)
  • 6 years minimum total Professional experience as an IT professional
  • Data storage and data backup technologies

Desired Experience:

  • OS hardening in accordance with DOD standards
  • Microsoft Windows Server operating systems
  • Security+ certification
  • Technical team leadership
  • Ability to collaborate effectively
  • Virtual computing technologies
  • Thin client, cloud technologies

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Science, Mathematics or a related field. Please note that significant applicable professional experience in a related field will be considered

What We Offer: Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, Raytheon offers 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 Raytheon offers include paternal leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

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Business Unit Profile
Headquartered in Tewksbury, Massachusetts, IDS has 32 locations around the world. Its broad portfolio of weapons, sensors and integration systems supports its customer base across multiple mission areas, including air and missile defense systems; missile defense radars; early warning radars; naval ship operating systems; C5ITM products and services; and other advanced technologies. IDS provides affordable, integrated solutions to a broad international and domestic customer base, including the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Armed Forces and the Department of Homeland Security.

Relocation Eligible
Yes

Clearance Type
Secret - Current

Expertise
Computer/Management Information Systems
Information and Knowledge Systems

Type Of Job
Full Time

Work Location
MA - Tewksbury

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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