1+ months

Senior Systems Cloud Engineer I/II - Linux and Windows

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tewksbury, MA 01876

About Us:

At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, you have the opportunity to try new things and make a bigger difference across a broader end-to-end solution, a richer technology and product set, an expanded range of disciplines, a growing global footprint and a more diverse team of colleagues and customers.

Job Summary:

Our Digital Technology (DT) organization is global in every sense of the word. Across the world, DT allows RMD employees to communicate, collaborate and innovate for customer success. And we never stand still, either. Were continuously pushing the envelope to create leading-edge technical processing solutions for complex systems and program challenges

The RMD DT Digital Business Infrastructure (DBI) team delivers shared infrastructure solutions and services to enable the transformation of the RMD business. These capabilities include Enterprise Common Classified networks, as well as on premise, hybrid, and commercial cloud & DevOps infrastructure development, deployment, and sustainment. Additionally, the DBI team enables business transformation through factory / operational technology service integration and modernization and Engineering lab standardization and cyber hardening.

If youre a team player who is passionate about innovation and constantly seeking ways to improve how business is done, take a look at this Cloud Services Systems Administrator opportunity!

As a Cloud Systems Administrator in our Program Resource Center (PRC) team youll be part of a highly skilled group, delivering cutting edge IT/DT solutions, while supporting a prestige hosting service.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Work with internal research and development leads on assessing their compute and storage needs, and provision services for them using the latest in technology
  • Develop standard server images and maintain them for patches and updates
  • Create and deploy virtual machines for our critical strategic initiatives
  • Maintain a Hyper-converged infrastructure providing record beating standup times
  • Research new infrastructure technology trends, assessing their utility and developing concept of operations for deployment within the PRC.
  • Assist in managing public cloud resources, including administration of cloud costs and utilization
  • Manage and triage support requests through ticketing system, while carefully documenting updates and/or resolution.
  • Provide detailed weekly status reports.

This role will be filled at either a G08 (Sr. Systems Administrator I) or G09 (Sr. Systems Administrator II) level depending upon the skills and experience level of the selected applicant at the discretion of the hiring manager.

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelors in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM); Or minimum of 10 years of relevant professional experience in lieu of a Bachelors Degree
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in systems engineering or systems administration
  • Experience in multiple IT disciplines such as: cloud enabling technologies (Hyper-converged systems, virtualization, automation, scripting, compute, storage, encryption, cyber security, etc.)
  • Experience in both Unix/Linux and Windows
  • Prior experience in cyber-security vulnerability remediation and system hardening
  • Prior work experience in fundamental networking/distributed computing environment and TCP/IP concepts
  • Security+ certification or willingness to obtain one within 6 months of employment
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
Qualifications We Value:
  • Working knowledge of best practices in system security as it pertains to IT solutions
  • Experience with public Cloud implementations, e.g. AWS, Azure
  • Familiarity with Hyper-converged infrastructure, such as VxRail, Nutanix, SimpliVity
  • Understanding of physical and virtualized storage (e.g. VSAN) and networking (e.g. NSX)
  • Scripting/automation - 2+ years experience with automation tools such as Chef, Ansible or Puppet
  • Proven success working within a large multi-disciplined teams to achieve a common technical solution
  • IT Security compliance process based on the Risk Management Framework with familiarity with DoD security configuration requirements, hardening procedures and settings.
  • Superior written and oral communication skills
  • Innovative and strategic approach to problem solving
  • Solid interpersonal skills, ability to debate, dialogue, negotiate, influence and work with others collaboratively and constructively
  • Self-motivated; ability to work independently
  • Ability to work multiple projects/programs simultaneously
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize assignments

What We Offer:

Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer 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 we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

Additional Details:

Clearance Information: This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here: https://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm

This role is based in Tewksbury, MA (primary) with occasional travel our Andover, MA location. If necessary, capped budget relocation is available to the selected applicant if they are qualified per company policy. The budget amount to be discussed at the appropriate stage of the process. Qualified candidate may be able to work remote at management's discretion.178363


Posted: 2021-04-03 Expires: 2021-06-03

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Senior Systems Cloud Engineer I/II - Linux and Windows

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tewksbury, MA 01876

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