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Job Description

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) is seeking a Principal Systems Administrator to join our team in support of the Air Operations Center Weapons System (AOC WS) Long Term Modernization and Sustainment Program (LTM&S). The SME position is located in Lompoc, California, at the USAF customer site on Vandenberg AFB, and reports to the Permanent On-Site Support Engineer (POSSE) Lead. This position is contingent on customer funding.
This position requires technical engineering experience, with a demonstrated understanding and application of systems engineering and configuration management principals and process, mission planning/scheduling along with experience in systems engineering and sustainment of existing baseline. The successful candidate will be effective at face-to-face interaction with customers and other contractors to respond to requests for information, support to technical meetings, technical interchanges and enterprise working groups. The candidate must be able to work independently and represent the program and Raytheon at meetings and working groups with government and associate contractors. The candidate will be experienced in Cisco UCS.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Day to day maintenance & support of the installed AOC baselineAugment AOC SPO personnel during major upgrade projectsProvide assistance to site Network Administrators, System Administrators and other site users to increase their proficiency on the fielded baseline Provide support at AOC sites while site personnel progress through program office provided training Assist in closing action items noted in the Fielding Summary Memorandum (FSM) and Site Specific Engineering Plan (SSEP)Assist site personnel with properly configuring, troubleshooting issues, and migrating to new AOC infrastructure components Assist site personnel with capturing site variances to incorporate into the CM process, data migration (as required), application tuning, domain policies, applying security patches, submitting/closing trouble tickets (as required) and configuring the AOC baseline to minimize downtimeAttend technical exchange meetings, AOC PC engineering and integration meetings, post installation follow-up meetings Submit recommended changes to AOC configurations Provide recommendations on performance and security issues and other items of interest relating to AOC baseline(s) Completion of all applicable fielding prerequisites and post install releases (Periodic Maintenance Updates (PMUs), Critical System Updates (CSUs), Fast Tracks (FT), Out Of Cycles (OOC) by applicable deadlinesAttend site and SPO fielding meetings, as applicableWork with key players to identify achievable site specific objectives Track lessons learned and metrics and share with other POSSEs and SPO personnel

Current DoD Secret security clearance Current IAT Level 2 Certification (Sec+ or higher)Demonstrated self-starter – proactive in determining goals and objectives and pursuing the necessary course of action. Demonstrated written and oral communication skills, including presentation skills Demonstrated ability to quickly come up to speed on technical and management efforts currently underwayAdvanced troubleshooting skills and experience.Ability to work on a team under pressure to meet strict schedule requirementsExcellent communication and organizational skills
  • Advanced troubleshooting skills and experience
  • Experience with Cisco Unified Computing System
  • CCNP Data Center or 10+ years of commercial/military experience building/configuring/maintaining/upgrading/tuning Cisco UCS infrastructures

  • Desired Experience, Knowledge, and/or Skills:
  • Familiarity with DISA STIG compliance
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully work with a multi-disciplinary project/team.
  • Knowledge of AOC, its mission and the systems within its current 10.1 baseline.
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and complete tasks while managing a variety of assignments.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the full product life-cycle and related configuration management processes and application.
  • Experience in mission management or command & control domains
  • Knowledge of systems engineering roles and functions, including requirements management, functional analysis, configuration management processes and procedures
  • Experience using tools and metrics to manage sustainment activity, including a working understanding and use of Microsoft Project and Integrated Master Scheduling (IMS)
  • Experience with Cisco Router (3900 series)
  • Experience with Catalyst Switches (6500 and 3850 series)
  • Experience with Nexus Switches (9500 series, 5548UP, 2248TP)
  • Experience with Network Appliance FAS (2240, 3240, 2650, or 8200)
  • Experience with NetApp Data OnTap Cluster Mode
  • Experience with VMware Virtual Center Server and vSphere
  • Experience with Solarwinds NPM and NCM
  • Experience with Cisco Secure ACS or ISE
  • Experience with McAfee Enterprise Firewall and Sidewinder Firewall
  • Experience with standard/extended ACLs, as used in IOS/NX-OS
  • Identification of any errors or correction needed to system technical diagrams and documentation, including installation, configuration, and operations & maintenance guides, as well as system/application verification and validation instructions
  • CCNP Routing and Switching or 10+ years of commercial/military experience building/configuring/maintaining/upgrading/tuning Cisco infrastructures

  • Education:
    Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science or a related engineering field; BS and 8 years applicable professional experience OR 16 years of Engineering, Computer or Information Science applicable professional experience in lieu of a BS.

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

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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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