Raytheon IT System Administrator - Linux/Windows; Andover in Andover, Massachusetts

IT System Administrator - Linux/Windows Sr Computer System Technologist Raytheon IDS - Andover, MA 2 positions open Collaborate with a diverse team supporting Raytheon's critical and fast-paced programs with classified information system capabilities in a mixed Linux/Windows-based environment. This role will include, but is not limited to tasks like the following: · Collaborate with partners to define computing requirements and create end-to-end solutions consisting of hardware and operating system technologies · Integrate and partner with programs to solve complex infrastructure problems · Assure a high level of reliability and performance through systems monitoring and infrastructure management · 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, revise, and maintain technical and operational documentation (including procedures) to continually improve our computing environments · Maintain and grow your technical competence in multiple areas (such as Linux, virtualization, Windows, User Authentication, DNS, NFS, system imaging/build automation) · Assist in developing the overall performance and capability of your technical team through mentoring and knowledge sharing · International or Domestic travel (potential) U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment. Relocation support will be provided to the selected applicant if they are eligible per company policy - the budget will be capped and the amount will be discussed with the selected applicant at the appropriate stage in our process. Required Skills: · 4+ years of experience in related fields or technologies to this job description · Strong experience working as part of a team collaborating on problem resolution. · Experience troubleshooting Operating Systems and Applications · Strong experience with Linux operating systems · Experience with data storage and data backup technologies · Must possess US DoD Secret Clearance - US Citizenship required. · Security+ certification or willingness to obtain within 6 months of employment. Desired Skills: · CISSP certification · Strong knowledge of other *nix operating systems (e.g. Solaris, Irix) · Working knowledge of Windows operating systems, including Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 2K3 Server, Windows 2K8 server · Knowledge of Active Directory and group policy management · Strong communication skills, both oral and written · Teamwork and collaboration skills · Curiosity, problem solving, desire to learn new skills · Strong leadership skills · Strong organizational skills · Working knowledge of virtual computing technologies · Working knowledge of thin client technologies · Working knowledge of operating system provisioning – Cobbler, Ghost, MS MDT · Working knowledge of system update management – WSUS, SCOM, Chef · Working knowledge of computer system monitoring – Nagios. · Working knowledge of unified OS account management technologies. · Good understanding of fundamental TCP/IP concepts · Scripting / programming experience · Strong understanding of fundamental networking/distributed computing environment concepts. · Language expertise in addition to English Required Education: · Minimum of a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science or a related engineering field; OR 8 years of Engineering, Computer or Information Science applicable professional experience in lieu of a BS 111396

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