Sr Systems Engineer w/ Active Secret Clearance

Job opening ID

1365

Posting title

Sr Systems Engineer w/ Active Secret Clearance

Roles and responsibilities

Must be a US Citizen w/ Active Secret Clearance
1 year contract position
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

Job Description:
The candidate would be responsible for designing, developing and maintaining infrastructure deployment solutions in multiple compute environments. These environments, a mix of servers, workstations, storage, networks, and custom hardware, provide the backbone for product development, testing, and eventual delivery for a large Raytheon Project. The candidate would be responsible for performing hardware, infrastructure, and virtualization engineering of COTS (HW & SW), deploying to both factory systems and operational sites. Responsibilities would also include developing and maintaining specifications and design artifacts of these infrastructure components. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, have an engineering mindset, and be able to troubleshoot complex problems, seeking to understand “the big picture”. This position may require some on call support and overtime to support program needs.

Required Skills:
• Must possess an active US DoD Secret or higher clearance US Citizenship required 
• For E04 = 6+ years of relevant experience related IT (HW & SW) system builds, installation and configuration 
• For E05 = 8+ years of relevant experience related IT (HW & SW) system builds, installation and configuration 
• Some experience with Network engineering and knowledge of Cisco VCS 
• Systems integration experience with the ability to stay focused on fixing problems while keeping progress moving 
• Ability to troubleshoot complex configuration problems or system issues 
• Experience with Windows or Linux System Administration 
• General infrastructure build automation experience 
• Strong scripting skills (i.e. PowerShell, Python, Ruby, bash, etc.) 
• Solid background in COTS product Installation 
• Experience with VMware and Windows Active Directory 
• Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both written and oral

Desired Skills:
• Experience with automation concepts, using Chef, Puppet, Ansible, SaltStack, Fabric (or similar products) for O/S builds, software installation and configuration or updates 
• Understanding of Infrastructure as Code and demonstrated implementation 
• Understanding of DevOps concepts 
• Experience with Centrify 
• Experience with OpenStack 
• Understanding of Change Management processes - Version Control of software and applications using ClearCase and familiarity with DR’s, CR’s, and IR’s written with ClearQuest (or Remedy, etc.) 
• The ability to effectively plan their own work and the work of others on the team 
• Experience with Tripwire or LogRhythm 
• Proficiency with the Microsoft Office suite of products Required Education: 
• Bachelor Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Computer Systems Engineering and 6 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience (technical Bachelor Degree = additional 8 years of related work experience

Number of positions

1

Location

Aurora

State

Colorado