Sr. System Administrator - UNIX / Solaris / Linux
Raytheon - Aurora, CO

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Job Description:
Raytheon is currently seeking a

Sr. System Administrator and

Maintainer - UNIX / Solaris / Linux

, that will provide engineering support to maintain high priority operational systems at a high level of availability, and resolve problems based on mission criticality and guidance.

This position is an 8x5 position (with after-hours call-in responsibility).

Duties and Responsibilities include:
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Performs software application maintenance on assigned mission systems running a variety of operating systems to include Solaris, Unix, Linux, Windows, and VMS

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Performs routine and preventative maintenance such as general computer tasks, application loads, disk utilization, system loading and system monitoring

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Detects, isolates, documents, quickly reports, and resolves system outages, or problems encountered during operations of the operational system baseline, which includes the collections of diagnostic data, restoring the system operation, development of workarounds, and other activities necessary for recovery of a system

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Accurately document problems in logging and discrepancy reporting tools

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Collect data describing the environment at the time of the failure and perform other activities in support of E2 maintenance provider DR investigation and resolution

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Perform system monitoring, analyze and document performance and conduct trend analyses as required

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Also support system engineering groups as required for ongoing analysis and integration efforts

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Environment fluctuates between routine and urgent, depending on ongoing tasks, priorities, and performance of assigned systems

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Works directly with the customer in most aspects of the day-to-day activities

Required Skills:
This position can be a Salary Grade

E04

or

E05

based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.

Must have a BS Degree in a related technical discipline OR possess

14-16

years of equivalent work experience in lieu of a degree

A grade/level

E04 position requires a minimum 6+ years

of experience related Windows and/or Unix or Linux Systems Administration experience working with customer in technical operations or engineering

A grade/level

E05 position requires a minimum 8+ years

of experience related Windows and/or Unix or Linux Systems Administration experience working with customer in technical operations or engineering

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Must have experience configuring domain information utilities, such as Active Directory, Centrify, LDAP, and DNS

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Must have strong background and experience troubleshooting and debugging applications

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Must have experience presenting technical information to customers, clients and/or internal audiences

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Must possess a thorough understanding of operating system concepts such as swapping and paging, inter-process communication, and devices and device drivers

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Must have the ability to work effectively with frequent and direct customer interaction in a real-time operational environment

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Must be able to work under pressure in restoring high priority systems back to operations

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Working at a customer facility and with the customer daily requires good communication skills and the ability to multi-task efforts based on a dynamic environment and changing priorities

Qualified applicants may be subject to a security investigation and must meet minimum qualifications for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship and

an active TS/SCI security clearance are required

.

Desired Skills:
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Experience managing system administrators and providing technical leadership to team members

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Ability to navigate, debug, and modify programs in an advanced programming language

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Ability to write PERL, python, and shell scripts

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Experience with storage products from Oracle/Sun/STK, EMC, IBM, NetApp, and/or DDN

Raytheon is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.

Business Unit Profile

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Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), with 2010 sales of $25 billion, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other government markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 89 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. With headquarters in Waltham, Mass., Raytheon employs 72,000 people worldwide.

At Raytheon Intelligence and Information Systems (IIS), we transform data into knowledge. IIS is a leading provider of intelligence and information solutions, specializing in ground processing, unmanned ground systems, cybersecurity operations, homeland security and other markets to resolve the most complex problems for our customers worldwide. IIS employs more then 8,300 people worldwide with major hubs in the Mid Atlantic Region, Aurora, CO, and national Headquarters in Garland, TX, IIS generated $2.8 billion in 2010 revenues.

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