Senior Unix Linux System Maintainer
Harrogate, United Kingdom
What does it take to make the world a safer place? It takes delivering innovative technology and collaborating with some of the finest talent in the engineering field. Whether you’re a software engineer or a mechanical engineer, at Raytheon Technologies you’ll grow a varied and rewarding career. And you’ll be supported with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that promotes work/life. If you’re ready to take on today’s big challenges, discover a world of opportunity at Raytheon Technologies.
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U.S. Citizenship and an active TS/SCI clearance with Counter Intelligence Poly required.
Duties and responsibilities include:
·Performs Tier 2 software application maintenance and backups on assigned mission systems running a variety of operating systems to include Linux and Windows.
·VMware administration responsible for configuration, maintenance, monitoring and overall support of multiple VMware environments
·Setup, install, configure ESXi servers, maintain and restore VM backups and snapshots. Update system process documentation, guides, diagrams, and SOPs as needed.
·Performs routine and preventative maintenance such as general computer tasks, backup/restore, application loads, disk utilization, system loading and system monitoring
·Detects, isolates, documents, quickly reports, and resolves system outages or problems encountered during operations of the operational system baseline, which includes collecting diagnostic data, restoring the system operation, developing workarounds, and other activities necessary for recovery of a system
·Documents problems in logging and discrepancy reporting tools
·Collects data describing the environment at the time of the failure and performs other activities in support of Tier 3 maintenance investigation and resolution
·Performs system monitoring, analyzing and documenting performance and conducting trend analysis as required
·Supports system engineering groups as required for ongoing analysis and integration efforts
·Works with other Tier 2 maintenance engineers across multiple locations providing enterprise-level maintenance support, with customer visibility, into all Tier 2 maintainer actions and responses
·Provides oversight and guidance to entry/junior level system maintainers
·Must have a BS Degree in a related technical discipline and minimum of 4 years experience with software application maintenance on systems running a variety of operating systems OR possess 12 years of equivalent experience working with customer in technical operations in lieu of a degree
·Experience with VMWare and its tools (vCenter, VRa, vRop, etc.) on systems running a variety of operating systems
·Must have good communication skills to effectively and accurately exchange information across a multi-location enterprise, with customer visibility, into maintainer-based actions and responses
·Contribute to completion of project milestones under the specific guidance of program leadership
·Must be available to work after hours on a call-in basis
·Must have a current DODI 8570.1-M IAT Level II certification or must obtain the certification within first 60 days of employment
· Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP)
· VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
· Redhat Linux certification
· Oracle 11g RAC database
· Have the ability to multi-task in a dynamic environment with changing priorities
BS Degree in a related technical discipline and minimum of 4 years experience with software application maintenance on systems running a variety of operating systems OR possess 12 years of equivalent experience working with customer in technical operations in lieu of a degree.
Qualified applicants may be subject to a security investigation and must meet minimum qualifications for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship and Current TS/SCI security clearance required. Must also pass medical and visa requirements.
This position requires a U.S. Person. 166309
Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Intelligence & Space delivers the disruptive technologies our customers need to succeed in any domain, against any challenge. A developer of advanced sensors, training, and cyber and software solutions, Raytheon Intelligence & Space provides a decisive advantage to civil, military and commercial customers in more than 40 countries around the world. Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, the business generated $15 billion in pro forma annual revenue in 2019 and has 39,000 employees worldwide. Raytheon Intelligence & Space is one of four businesses that form Raytheon Technologies Corporation.
TS/SCI with CI Poly - Current
Information and Knowledge Systems
Type Of Job
United Kingdom - Harrogate
Raytheon Technologies is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
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401(k) / Retirement Plans
Employer Matching, if you elect to enroll company matches up to 3%.
Work / Life Balance
Raytheon Technologies supports a variety of flexible work arrangements including compressed work weeks, flextime, job sharing, 9/80, reduced hours and telecommuting.
At Raytheon Technologies, we foster an inclusive culture of professional development. We support a variety of developmental opportunities including: Mentoring programs, Skills Development, Leadership Development, Rotational job assignments, and Continuous Improvement, all of which contribute to advancement of our employee’s capabilities.
Paid Time Off
Accrue paid time off monthly. Receive 10-12 holidays per year with some locations shutting down the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day.
Select technical positions are eligible for relocation packages. See specific job description for eligibility requirements.
Raytheon Technologies offers all eligible employees up to three weeks paid parental leave for the birth or adoption of a child (separate from paid maternity leave or Family & Medical Leave Act).
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