Senior Windows Administrator


Goleta, CA

Date Posted:



United States of America


CA755: Goleta 6380 Hollister Bldg H06 6380 Hollister Avenue Building H06, Goleta, CA, 93117 USA

Position Role Type:


This is an IT windows system position supporting the Raytheon engineering community, working with a larger IT program support team in a dynamic multi-platform, multi-disciplined environment. The candidate is responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related Windows infrastructure for the classified programs. Duties include but are not limited to providing computing support to classified programs in Windows desktop and server environments; troubleshooting and fixing incidents related to engineering software and hardware; and assisting in designing, implementing, and supporting Windows environments with emphasis on supporting 2016 and 2019 server platforms. Though this position is with a larger IT team, the candidate is expected to work well on his or her own with only general direction. The candidate is expected to be self-directed, able to multi-task and prioritize work, possess excellent problem-solving skills, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, is customer focused, and organized. In addition to the hard skills for supporting a technical environment, experience with an IT incident/service request system and excellent customer interaction skills with users of all levels are required.

The candidate’s roles and responsibilities include:

  • Manage client agents for server monitoring as well as agents for server management

  • Proactive management of infrastructure to help maintain a healthy environment

  • Experience in administering of Microsoft Windows Server and Active Directory and group policy

  • Partner with and be mentored by senior system admins

  • Self started and self motivated to learn new things

  • Eagerness to learn new technologies

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience with the following:

  • Windows desktops (Windows 10)

  • Windows server 2016, 2019 installation and maintenance

  • Systems deployment, administration, performance tuning, and monitoring

  • Experience with HP server and storage hardware

  • Experience with VMware VSphere (ESXi, vCenter, etc)

  • Experience with Storage – HP MSA, RAID configuration

  • Experience with Window Servers, Active Directory and Group Policy

  • Experience with Infrastructure backup, restore, disaster recovery and business continuity

  • Critical thinking – ability to solve technical problems independently and with collaborative teams

  • Experience with security infrastructure products and capabilities (e.g. Antivirus, Ivanti)

  • Active DoD Secret security clearance

  • Current CompTIA Security+ certification

Desired Qualifications:

  • Familiar with security compliance applications such as Ivanti, Splunk and Tenable Scanner

  • Experience with Applications: MS Office various network Server/Client applications

  • Project management and implementation

  • Network and infrastructure services such as domain controllers, global catalogs, DNS, and DHCP

  • Experience with Imaging Windows desktop systems and familiarity with MDT

  • Effective written and interpersonal communication

Typically requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and a minimum of 5 years of prior relevant experience unless prohibited by local laws/regulations.

Relocation Eligible - Yes - Relocation assistance available provided final candidate meets eligibility requirements

ERIP Eligible - Yes

Employee Referral Award Eligibility: Only employees currently within RMD and RI&S have the potential to receive a Referral Award for submitting a referral to RMD and RI&S roles. ALL eligibility requirements must be met to receive the Referral Awarding.

The salary range for this role is 75,000 USD - 161,000 USD; however, Raytheon Technologies considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role and associated responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, location, education/training, and key skills. Hired applicants may be eligible for benefits, including but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, flexible work schedules, employee assistance program, Employee Scholar Program, parental leave, paid time off, and holidays. Specific benefits are dependent upon the specific business unit as well as whether or not the position is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement. Hired applicants may be eligible for annual short-term and/or long-term incentive compensation programs depending on the level of the position and whether or not it is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement. Payments under these annual programs are not guaranteed and are dependent upon a variety of factors including, but not limited to, individual performance, business unit performance, and/or the company’s performance.

Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action 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, age or any other federally protected class.

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