virginiabeach | UNIX Field Engineer (mid level) in South Boston, VA

UNIX Field Engineer (mid level)

  • Raytheon
  • 1244 Sandy Beach Rd
  • South Boston, VA 24592
  • Full-Time
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This is a temporary position for Raytheon with an estimated duration of 12 months Existing Department of Defense (DoD) TS/SCI security clearance is required to start Raytheon IIS is seeking a Sr. System Administrator to perform a variety of system administration and maintenance functions associated with monitoring and controlling LINUX and Windows computers hosting classified intelligence data and software applications. This work is in support of the DCGS. Location of work is Langley AFB, VA. 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 Windows and Linux environments. Though 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. Required Skills: Existing Department of Defense (DoD) TS/SCI security clearance 4 years of applicable experience including experience with and/or knowledge of: In-depth knowledge of Solaris or Linux Operating Systems System administration experience in Solaris/Linux and Windows environments supporting business critical systems on server and desktop operating systems (Server 2008, Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows 10, Red Hat Linux) Experience providing technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems General understanding of network services Demonstrated proficiency in deploying, maintaining, and troubleshooting core Linux capabilities including Active Directory authentication, permission management, DNS, Samba, package management, and NFS Strong communication skills and customer interaction skills with users of all levels Must be willing and able to travel if required Willing to work extended work hours to include nights and weekends Desired Skills Previous experience working with the military in some capacity Familiarity with Cisco Enterprise network solutions Experience with or knowledge of DCGS (Distributed Common Ground System) Experience with databases Experience with VMWare or Virtual Computing. Previous experience working with the military in some capacity Automation via scripting (PowerShell), File Replication, File System Tuning, Upgrading and Configuration UNIX Sys Admin experience Certification Security + - DoD 8570 certification required UNIX Sys Admin experience Minimum Education Required: Engineering/Technical Bachelor's degree and 4+ years of relevant experience OR 12+ years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree. This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons 130862BR 130862

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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