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Network Systems Specialist
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Raytheon Company | New York, New York
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Job Description

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services is seeking a Network Systems Specialist for the Cobra Dane program. This position will support radar and communication system Operations and Maintenance (O&M) at the Cobra Dane radar site on Shemya Island, Alaska. This is a SCA position and reports to the Raytheon Site Manager. The typical rotation for this position is on island for 8 weeks and off island at home for 5 weeks.
The selected candidate will perform the following tasks: Coordinates and initializes the AN/FPS-108 radar startup and shutdown procedures. Monitors the mission program and alerts. Activates fence configurations per collection requirements from outside agencies. Initializes and prepares radar system and communications for predicted mission activity. Loads and unloads tape for mission and disk backup activities. Coordinates preventive and corrective maintenance, and software development outages with internal and external agencies. Monitors fire, security and facility performance monitoring stations. Coordinates emergency personnel and damage assessment actions. Acquires documents, reduces and transmits data from radar calibration satellites. Loads, inventories, destroys and documents cryptographic media. Inventories and maintains magnetic media libraries. Cleans magnetic media as required. Degausses, declassifies and disposes of unusable or obsolete magnetic and CD media. Monitors logs and trouble reports for accuracy and timely submission. Monitors and maintains access control to the operations center and computer room. Notifies internal and outside agencies of any system anomaly or malfunction which may result in system degradation.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

Must be a U. S. Citizen; this position requires an existing DoD Secret clearance.

Experience with network systems.
Familiarity with Unix and Linux.
Familiarity with Cisco switches.
Computer experience to include Windows 7 and 10 environments.
Comp TIA Security + Certificate desired upon hire. Certificate must be obtained within six months of hire if not held.
Equipment knowledge of Disk Drives and Controllers; Real Time Interface; Peripheral Controllers; Line Printers; and Crypto equipment.
Required Education: High school diploma or equivalent and vocational or military training in space/computer operations.

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 146807

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


About Raytheon Company

Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 92 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services

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