Computer Technologist
Raytheon - Otis, MA

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The employee’s primary responsibility is to perform both on-site and deployed COTS system administration, hardware, software and network maintenance services supporting the AF Distributed Common Ground Stations (DCGS).

Raytheon is seeking current incumbents or interested individuals to fulfill the following positions for the DCGS program, located on-site at Otis AFB:

***Active TS/SCI Clearances are required***

Computer Technologist: Will ensure system administration functions to include, but not be limited to:

Maintain workstation/server operating system software such as: Solaris, UNIX, and Windows.

Manage user accounts for workstation/server access; work with the Information Assurance Manager. (IAM)/Information Assurance Officer (IAO) to ensure that proper paperwork is on-hand for the accounts.

Manage print services and IP addresses for the printers where applicable.

Manage virus scanning software and updates where applicable.

Interface with government authority for approval of user accounts and network access.

Create and manage user directories on the workstations/servers.

Monitor workstations/server logs for errors and failures and perform appropriate troubleshooting and/or maintenance.

Perform workstation/server configuration management and documentation.

Perform backups and restorations of workstations/servers, where applicable.

Support site visits to include those for accreditation and security assistance.

Research new technologies and software upgrades to workstations/servers for familiarity to include keeping up with current technological developments.

Document System Administration procedures and instructions.

Troubleshoot workstation/server software problems.

Maintain network equipment.

Computer Technologist: Will perform hardware remedial maintenance (RM) required to maintain all COTS equipment within the AF DCGS System. They will will coordinate with the customer, and schedule all periodic maintenance (PM) necessary to maintain COTS equipment according to the OEM’s specifications, manuals, drawing, and best industry standards and HHQ direction. They will generate (using IMDS where available) monthly Preventive Maintenance Inspection (PMI) schedules.

** Position contingent upon contract award **

Required Skills and Experience:
Four years of experience providing System Administration / Network services for Windows, UNIX and Solaris workstations.

Requires previous experience supporting the COTS equipment at a DGS.

Experience managing user accounts for workstation/server access.

Desired Skills and Experience:
Must be able to work in a dynamic and multi-task environment and be capable of prioritizing work and de-conflicting task/project schedules

Must have good written and oral communication skills

Educational Requirements:
Bachelors degree in computer science, engineering or other technical field preferred. May substitute experience for education.

Other: Must have valid Driver's License.

U.S. CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED.

Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Physical Requirements:
Working at a computer or desk for long periods of time

Sitting and or standing for long periods of time

Ability to lift 35 pounds unassisted

Able to on different shifts and weekends

Business Unit Profile

Raytheon Technical Services Company LLC (RTSC) headquartered in Dulles, VA has nearly 10,000 employees and 2010 sales of $3.4 billion. RTSC provides a full spectrum of technical, scientific and professional services to its defense, federal, international, and commercial customers worldwide. It specializes in training, logistics, engineering, product support, and operational support services and solutions for the Mission Support, homeland security, space, civil aviation, counterproliferation and counterterrorism markets. RTSC operates on all seven continents. RTSC customers include all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces, NASA, the Federal Aviation Administration, the U.S. National Science Foundation, Department of Energy, the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, the Transportation Security Administration, and other agencies of the Department of Homeland Security, as well as international governments.

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