1+ months

Principal Info Sys Tchnlgst

Raytheon Missle Systems
Goleta, CA 93117
Raytheons vision is One global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place; our core values embody trust, respect, collaboration, innovation, and accountability. We develop some of the most cutting-edge solutions in the world for markets and customers all over the globe. We are extremely committed to diversity and were looking for ideas from every area of industry, including computer science, electrical engineering, business administration, systems engineering, networking, security, data analytics, and more. Weve consistently repeatedly been awarded with numerous awards such as ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award, 100 Best Corporate Citizens, Top Green IT Organizations, BEST Workplaces for Commuters, Best Place to Work by Human Rights Campaign, and Best Places to Work in IT (just to name a few). To quote our Raytheon Chairman and CEO, Thomas A. Kennedy: "Diversity is at the heart of all we do at Raytheon. We embrace diversity and diverse opinions; we treat people with dignity and respect to support our inclusive culture. This allows us to retain and attract the world-class talent and supplier base we need to develop the innovative solutions our global customers depend on. We view our diversity as a competitive advantage as a key enabler of our growth."
Join the Raytheon team today and put your mark on history to make the world a safer place.
This is an IT position supporting the Raytheon classified engineering community, working with a larger IT program support team in a dynamic multi-platform, multi-disciplined environment. The candidate is responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and engineering software and related Windows and Linux infrastructure for the classified programs. Duties include, but are not limited to providing computing support to classified programs in Windows and Linux desktop and server environments; troubleshooting and fixing incidents related to engineering software and hardware; and assisting in designing, implementing, and supporting Linux and Windows platforms. Experience with engineering applications and client/server database applications is a plus. The ideal candidate has experience both as a individual technical contributor and as team lead on projects with the ability to plan, coordinate and implement technical solutions in complex classified environments. Although this position is with a larger IT team, the candidate is expected to work well on his or her own with only general direction. The candidate is expected to be self-directed, able to multi-task and prioritize work, possess excellent problem solving skills, have strong written and verbal communication skills, is customer focused, and organized. In addition to the hard skills for supporting a technical environment, experience with an IT incident/service request system and strong customer interaction skills with users of all levels are required. The candidate would be expected to lead and participate on projects focused on the smooth transition of Information Technology solutions from concept, to design, to production and sustainment.
The candidates roles and responsibilities include:
Develop infrastructure and service management concept of operations
Develop and maintain automation capabilities to streamline and secure technical processes
Develop and maintain disaster recovery plans
Plan for capacity and monitor performance and service availability
Administer backups and diagnose backup errors
Maintain strict access control to all networks and IT infrastructures
Partner with application/project/security teams and vendors to plan, design, and implement new IT infrastructure
Manage client agents for server monitoring as well as agents for server management
Proactively management of infrastructure to help maintain a healthy environment
Provide technical leadership and mentorship to 1 st and 2 nd level system administrators
Maintain infrastructure security standards for all systems & employ security hardening techniques
Create and maintains technical and detailed design documentation
Manage IT projects for implementing solutions and upgrades in support of classified and unclassified Raytheon programs.

Required Skills:
Minimum of 6 years experience with the following:
UNIX and Linux systems
Automation via scripting

Multi-tenancy architecture knowledge
Cross-domain solutions
Window Servers, Active Directory and Group Policy
Network and infrastructure services such as domain controllers, global catalogs, DNS, and DHCP
Infrastructure backup, restore, disaster recovery and business continuity
Windows desktop systems
VMware VSphere (ESXi, vCenter, etc)
Systems deployment, administration, performance tuning, and monitoring
Supporting engineering applications for electrical, systems, software and mechanical design.

Critical thinking ability to solve technical problems independently and with collaborative teams
Experience managing IT projects and leading IT teams Proven understanding of datacenter concepts and technologies
Effective written and interpersonal communication
Experience planning and lead technical projects.
Desired Skills:
Ability to effectively provide direction for a multi-disciplined IT team to product infrastructure solutions for large-scale, complex systems
Storage NetApp FAS8000
Experience with Solaris and Redhat Linux
BASH Scripting
Familiar with Chef, Ansible, Puppet, CFEngine, etc
Cloud computing (AWS, Azure)
Experience with the following Microsoft technologies:
Exchange and Lync
Windows desktops (Windows XP, 7, 10)

Familiarity with Splunk & Centrify products
CompTIA Security+ certification or other industry-recognized certifications relevant to a Windows System Administrator
Active DoD Secret security clearance
Required Education (including Major):
Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Information Technology or related technical discipline and a minimum of 6 years related experience. In lieu of degree the candidate must possess 14 years of related experience.

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.

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.


Posted: 2019-11-13 Expires: 2020-02-13

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