IT Systems Administrator w/Active Secret Clearance

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IT Systems Administrator w/Active Secret Clearance

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen w/Active Secret Clearance
W2 Contract position
6 month duration
Must be able to pass background and drug screen

Job Description:
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 with a diverse team to support fast-paced, critical programs with classified information system capabilities. Success in this role means you are able to develop, implement and maintain secure, cost-efficient environments across various classified programs. Program teams rely on your collaboration and guidance to define computing requirements and create end-to-end solutions to solve complex IT infrastructure problems. This position is located in Tewksbury, MA with potential for International and/or domestic travel. US DoD Secret Clearance (US Citizenship) is required for this role.

Responsibilities include:
•Assure system reliability and performance through monitoring and infrastructure management 
•Provide system administration and maintenance support on Windows, Linux, and UNIX-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 Skills:
•Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Science, Mathematics or a related field 
•8 years of applicable professional experience in a related field is accepted in lieu of a University Degree
•6 years of experience with Linux/Windows operating systems 
•Active Directory and group policy management 
•Data storage and data backup technologies 
•Virtual computing technologies 
•Thin client technologies

Desired Skills:
•Security+ certification (or ability to obtain within 1 year of start date). 
•Ability to collaborate effectively

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