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Sr Systems Administrator I
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Raytheon Company | Mclean, VA
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Job Description

Raytheon Company has an immediate need for a System Administrator in the McLean, VA area. The on-site system administrator shall support the day-to-day operations of the Sponsor’s laboratory computer systems. This support shall include the installation, configuration, maintenance, failure analysis and recovery, performance monitoring, data storage management, and security management of laboratory computer systems. System administrators shall utilize at least one, preferably two, administrative languages (PowerShell, shell, Python, etc.), and shall have a demonstrated knowledge of current Windows and Linux (Red Hat or CentOS) operating systems.

System Administrators should have a solid working knowledge of distributed and clustered computing environments, cloud computing and virtualization environments. Specific duties and responsibilities of the on-site system administrator may include, but not limited to the following:

  • Responding to inquiries concerning all aspects of computer and network operations
  • Providing system support to local and remote users
  • Monitoring and promptly responding to trouble tickets that may involve all tiers of system support (hardware, software, accounts, peripherals, etc.)
  • Creating, managing and troubleshooting user/group accounts via Microsoft Active Directory (AD)
  • Installing, configuring, updating, and removing system and application software
  • Installing, configuring, updating, and removing system hardware (servers, workstations, monitors, transceivers, network interface cards, network physical links)
  • Configuring NFS, SAMBA, CIFS, etc. remote hosting/sharing protocols
  • Updating systems using manual and automated processes
  • Performing system and file backup and recovery
  • Monitoring and allocating system resources (CPU, memory, and storage space)
  • Auditing system log files, to include compliance audits
  • Diagnosing and troubleshooting hardware and software problems
  • Documenting hardware and software configurations, maintenance history, backup history
  • Implementing up-to-date system policies and procedures

  • Bachelor’s degree with Four (4) years or more of direct related experience System Administration Experience
  • Direct relevant experience may be substituted for a degree

US Citizenship is required along with an active TS/SCI clearance with poly from day one of employment

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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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