Sr Principal Systems Engr
Raytheon Technologies is currently seeking a Systems Engineer to support customer programs in Herndon, VA. The ideal candidate will have professional experience in the design, implementation, and administration of server and network infrastructure technology.Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:A cents € cents Working with Amazon Web Services or other public IaaS cloud platformsA cents € cents Deploying and administering local and remote Linux and Windows workstations and serversA cents € cents Performing system analysis to evaluate and refine system security posturesA cents € cents Researching, staging, and implementing new patches, rollouts, and upgrades for various applications and hardware to maximize integrity and efficiency of the systemA cents € cents Managing and maintaining multiple Active Directory implementations supporting users in multiple locationsA cents € cents Managing system security settings using Active Directory Group PoliciesA cents € cents Creating and maintaining baseline images for servers and workstations, as well as VMsA cents € cents Working closely with network engineers to design and maintain a highly secure infrastructureA cents € cents Developing backup and recovery strategies for multiple systems, including databases and file servers Required SkillsA cents € cents US CitizenshipA cents € cents Must have a Current and Active TS Poly Security Clearance A cents € cents Must have a minimum of 10 years of related professional experienceA cents € cents Strong working knowledge of Information Security concepts and practicesA cents € cents Experience with Microsoft Active DirectoryA cents € cents Experience hardening Linux/Unix and Windows systemsA cents € cents Experience with a Virtual Machine such as VMware VDI environmentsA cents € cents Scripting experience with tools such as Powershell, Bash, Python, and/or PerlA cents € cents Knowledge of basic networking concepts and protocols (TCP/IP, VPNs, IDS, etc.)A cents € cents Must have excellent communication skills and be able to support users both in-person and remotelyA cents € cents Must have strong organizational and time-management skillsA cents € cents Must have the ability to work well both in a team environment and independently Desired SkillsA cents € cents Security-related certifications (SANS, GIAC, CISSP)A cents € cents Experience with Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint, MS SQLA cents € cents Experience with NetApp storage area network (SAN) configuration and administrationA cents € cents Experience in automation of software deploymentsA cents € cents Solid understanding of TCP/IP networking protocolsA cents € cents Experience administering highly available (HA) environments (server clusters, farms, etc.) EducationA cents € cents Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or an IT-related field.175678Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.