St Louis Park, Minnesota

Job Description:
The Business Infrastructure (BI) organization within Raytheon BBN Technologies is seeking a full-time Senior Systems Administrator to help support secure area operations at BBN___s St. Louis Park, MN location. Primary responsibilities will include, but not be limited to installation, configuration, maintenance, documentation and planning of client/server environments. In addition, the incumbent will need to maintain other IT assets, prepare equipment for reuse or disposal, liaison with other IT personnel and equipment/software vendors as needed. This position also has a significant focus on responding to program management and information assurance requests for particular hardware, software, and configuration changes.
The ideal candidate will be familiar with Windows and Linux operating systems, cybersecurity hardening and assessment tools, and network equipment and protocols. They should be able to learn and adapt to new technologies quickly and effectively. Flexibility and attention to detail are essential to success. BBN's work environment includes classified facilities to perform Government contract work, so a security clearance and CompTIA Security+ CE certification are required. A knowledge of the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and/or NIST 800-171 standards are a plus.

Required Skills:
* BS/BA Degree and a minimum of 5 years of experience in Systems Administration or an additional 8 years of relevant work experience in lieu of a degree
* CompTIA Security+ CE certification
* Knowledge of and/or familiarity with NIST 800-53 and NIST 800-171 standards and the Risk Management Framework (RMF)
* Knowledge of and experience with systems administration practices/procedures as applied to software management and system configuration
* Working knowledge of networking essentials including common ports & protocols, DHCP, DNS, host firewalls, etc___
* A solid understanding of Windows and Linux operating systems and use of performance analysis to tune systems
* Experience with the following tools/applications: Active Directory, Splunk, SRG/STIG tools
* Experience in shell scripting or scripting languages such as: Windows PowerShell, bash, python, and perl
* Facility for troubleshooting and solving technical problems
* Ability to perform system builds and upgrades, product installation and maintenance.
* Ability to identify and automate routine tasks
* Ability to work in a team environment
* Demonstrated organizational and planning skills with a task-oriented mindset
*Demonstrated ability to support of a fast-paced set of developers and to balance priorities of multiple tasks
* Ability to start and end tasks and projects to completion, with a sense of ownership about work

Desired Skills:
* RHCSA or similar Linux related certifications
* Experience configuring and maintaining Cisco Switches/Routers/Firewalls
* Working knowledge of additional operating systems such as Windows 10, macOS and various Linux distros
* Experience with the following tools/applications: VMWare VSphere, Nessus, Ivanti
*Familiarity with the administration and use of Atlassian software products (e.g. Jira, Confluence, Bit Bucket)
* Knowledge of Samba, NFS, DNS, Apache/IIS and Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)

This position requires a U.S. Person who currently holds a minimum U.S. Government ___SECRET___ security clearance or is eligible to obtain one.

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.

St Louis Park, Minnesota

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