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Senior Principal Infrastructure Platform Architect

Company: Raytheon
Location: Houston
Posted on: June 9, 2024

Job Description:

Date Posted:

2024-06-04 Country:

United States of America Location:

CO102: 16800 E Centretech Pkwy,Aurora 16800 East Centretech Pkwy Building S75, Aurora, CO, 80011 USA Position Role Type:


Position Title: Senior Principal Infrastructure Platform Architect

At Raytheon, the foundation of everything we do is rooted in our values and a higher calling - to help our nation and allies defend freedoms and deter aggression. We bring the strength of more than 100 years of experience and renowned engineering expertise to meet the needs of today's mission and stay ahead of tomorrow's threat. Our team solves tough, meaningful problems that create a safer, more secure world.

The Software Infrastructure group is seeking a Senior Principal Infrastructure Platform Architect to ensure the successful delivery of a Modernized Private Cloud Infrastructure for one of our premier programs on our Aurora, CO campus. As the Senior Principal Platform Architect, you will be part of a multi-disciplined team developing, integrating, and deploying a modernized platform infrastructure for a system that is currently tightly coupled to the underlying infrastructure.

The role's core responsibility revolves around architecting a platform that is consistent, scalable, efficient, and reduces overall program deployment times. You will be on a team that is responsible for development and operational environments consisting of a mix of servers, workstations, storage, networks, and custom hardware. These environments provide the enterprise hybrid-cloud backbone for product development and testing for a large program producing a critical, strategic national asset.

Note: This position is an onsite role located in Aurora, CO.

What You Will Do:

  • Collaborate cross-functionally, building, and refining solutions that align with tech standards, timelines, and budgets
  • Investigate and present technology solutions to improve performance
  • Design and implement automation and orchestration solutions
  • Identify gaps and opportunities for improvement of existing solutions
  • Coordinate with the team to Incorporate Cyber based solutions to the product
  • Collaborate across teams to define requirements and dependencies
  • You will coordinate needs and priorities specific to the implementations with Technical and Program and IPT Management
  • You will ensure infrastructure implementations are in accordance with the scope of the contract requirements
  • You will ensure compliance with the program's discrepancy / problem reporting and review process
  • You will use Model-Based System Engineering (MBSE) concepts and processes to design and develop solutions
  • You will leverage company and industry best practices and capabilities to architect, develop and implement modern platform solutions
  • Break down complex ideas into easy-to-understand tasking. Qualifications You Must Have:
    • Active and transferable U.S. government issued TS/SCI clearance is required prior to start date. U.S. citizenship is required, as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
    • Typically requires bachelor's degree in science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and ten (10+) years of systems engineering experience
    • Experience designing, implementing, and integrating platform infrastructure services on Linux based Operating Systems
    • Experience with containerization using technologies such as Kubernetes, Docker
    • Experience with implementing an on-prem cloud in VMware Qualifications We Prefer:
      • Experience working in a technical environment interfacing with systems, or software engineering disciplines
      • Experience with Model-Based System Engineering (MBSE) concepts
      • Experience deploying, configuring, and supporting CICD Pipelines tools (E.g. Jira, Confluence, Bit Bucket, Jenkins, Antifactory, GitLab)
      • Experience with automation frameworks such as Chef, Puppet, and Ansible
      • Knowledge of secure coding practices such as OWASP, secrets management, and vulnerability remediation
      • Strong interpersonal skills: Possess the ability to communicate technical and project information clearly and effectively to peers, management, and external associates
      • Experience with scanning tools (E.g. Nessus, Fortify, Anchore)
      • Multi-disciplined infrastructure experience with compute, networks, storage, and virtualization
      • Experience developing, testing & delivering applications w/in a DevSecOps framework
      • Background in COTS/FOSS product installation, configuration, and integration
      • Ability to obtain a Counterintelligence (CI) poly for purposes of Privilege User Access
      • Current CompTIA Security + or ability to obtain within 90 days RTX Corporation is an Aerospace and Defense company that provides advanced systems and services for commercial, military and government customers worldwide. It comprises three industry-leading businesses - Collins Aerospace Systems, Pratt & Whitney, and Raytheon. Its 185,000 employees enable the company to operate at the edge of known science as they imagine and deliver solutions that push the boundaries in quantum physics, electric propulsion, directed energy, hypersonics, avionics and cybersecurity. The company, formed in 2020 through the combination of Raytheon Company and the United Technologies Corporation aerospace businesses, is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

        To realize our full potential, RTX is committed to creating a company where all employees are respected, valued and supported in the pursuit of their goals. We know companies that embrace diversity in all its forms not only deliver stronger business results, but also become a force for good, fueling stronger business performance and greater opportunity for employees, partners, investors, and communities to succeed.

        The following position is to join our RTX Corporate, Enterprise Services, Research Center or BBN team:

        What We Offer
        • Our values drive our actions, behaviors, and performance with a vision for a safer, more connected world. At RTX we value: Trust, Respect, Accountability, Collaboration, and Innovation.
        • Relocation Assistance Eligibility Learn More & Apply Now!

          RTX solves some of the toughest challenges in aerospace and defense. That requires expansive thinking and bold innovation - and that, in turn, requires a culture that is diverse, equitable and inclusive.

          We embrace individuality and diversity of thought to fuel opportunity for our employees, our customers, and our communities. We work toward progress, knowing that a more inclusive world is critical to our mission. Not just in this moment, but always.

          Please consider the following role type definition as you apply for this role. (Select the one that fits the role type of the req)

          Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance employees, as they are essential to the development of our products.

          Hybrid: Employees who are working in Hybrid roles will work regularly both onsite and offsite. Ratio of time working onsite will be determined in partnership with your leader.

          Remote: Employees who are working in Remote roles will work primarily offsite (from home). An employee may be expected to travel to the site location as needed.

          This position requires a security clearance. DCSA Consolidated Adjudication Services (DCSA CAS), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here:
          • This position is an onsite role - Aurora, Co.
          • We Are RTX

            The salary range for this role is 118,000 USD - 246,000 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.

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