Information Systems Technologist II (clearance required)

RTX

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(263)

Sterling, VA

Why you should apply for a job to RTX:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2019
  • 4/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 69% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • 79% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Programs are also available for dependent and adult care, family leave, college planning, counseling and personal convenience services.
  • We provide programs that offer solutions to life’s challenges, including a variety of flexible work arrangements and paid time off.
  • Employees may participate in tax-advantaged accounts to pay for eligible health and dependent care expenses with pretax dollars.
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    Position summary

    age systems, computers, software and network infrastructure, and manage user accounts. The SA will monitor and tune server/client system performance, install system wide software and upgrades, and allocate storage space. The candidate will install, configure and maintain Cisco routers, ASAs, switches and cabling, and maintain and configure on premises VMware virtual infrastructures. The candidate will provide desktop support to local users, and process and maintain inventory. The candidate will collaborate on a wide range of issues including secure architectures, secure electronic data traffic, network security, information security and privacy, and will coordinate third-party maintenance for network equipment.

    *All candidates need to have an active TS/SCI with FS Poly security clearance

    Required Knowledge and Skills:

    • An active TS/SCI with Polygraph is required

    • Minimum two years of experience administering Linux and Microsoft Windows server and desktop operating systems

    • Experience with maintenance and troubleshooting on a small to medium-sized network

    • Understanding of network security practices

    • Experience implementing virtual environments

    • Experience creating, maintaining, and updating network documentation, diagrams and security documentation

    • Competency with Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

    • Candidates must have 5+ years of relevant work experience

    Desired Knowledge and Skills:

    • Knowledge of virtualization platforms and technologies (VMware)

    • Writing and maintaining PowerShell scripts

    • SQL and one or more shell scripting languages (e.g. PowerShell, Python, Perl, etc.)

    • Microsoft SQL Server database administration

    • Small to medium network design and implementation

    • Cisco network device administration (e.g. ISRs, Catalyst switches, ASA/FirePower, etc.)

    • Microsoft Visio

    • Amazon Web Services

    • Administering Microsoft SharePoint Server

    • Administering Microsoft SCCM, WDS and WSUS severs

    • Professional certification(s) (CompTIA, Cisco, VMware, Microsoft, etc.)

    • Able to lift and carry test equipment, network and computer devices up to 40 lbs.

    • Climb ladder up to 8' to install/troubleshoot/repair network cabling and infrastructure

    • Communications Security (COMSEC)

    • Information Security (INFOSEC)

    • RF, including cellular and Wi-Fi

    An active and transferable U.S. government issued security clearance is required prior to start date. U.S. citizenship is required, as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

    Required Education and Experience:

    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.

    Previously part of a leading Fortune 100 company and headquartered in Dulles, VA; Nightwing became independent in 2024 but continues to support the nation's most mission impactful initiatives. When we formed Nightwing, we brought a deep set of credentials and an unfaltering commitment to the mission. For over four decades, our team has been providing some of the world's most technically advanced full-spectrum cyber, data operations, systems integration and intelligence support services to the U.S. government on its most important missions.

    At Nightwing, we value collaboration and teamwork. You'll have the opportunity to work alongside talented individuals who are passionate about what they do. Together, we'll leverage our collective expertise to drive innovation, solve complex problems, and deliver exceptional results for our clients.

    Thank you for considering joining us as we embark on this new journey and shape the future of cybersecurity and intelligence together as part of the Nightwing team.

    The salary range for this role is 77,000 USD - 163,000 USD. The salary range provided is a good faith estimate representative of all experience levels. RTX considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role, function 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.

    This role is a U.S.-based role. If the successful candidate resides in a U.S. territory, the appropriate pay structure and benefits will apply.

    RTX anticipates the application window closing approximately 40 days from the date the notice was posted. However, factors such as candidate flow and business necessity may require RTX to shorten or extend the application window.

    RTX 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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    Why you should apply for a job to RTX:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2019
  • 4/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 69% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • 79% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Programs are also available for dependent and adult care, family leave, college planning, counseling and personal convenience services.
  • We provide programs that offer solutions to life’s challenges, including a variety of flexible work arrangements and paid time off.
  • Employees may participate in tax-advantaged accounts to pay for eligible health and dependent care expenses with pretax dollars.