Summary of Role
A fantastic opportunity to join Raytheon UK in our Airborne Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (AISR) division based in RAF Waddington.
The successful candidate will be part of the growing Airborne Solutions Team which delivers aviation engineering expertise across a wide range of projects to both military and civil customers worldwide.
The IT Network Security engineer will be responsible for providing networking and operating system fault resolution for the in-service mission system environments and you will be involved in the full software development lifecycle of multiple programmes.
Working for Raytheon you will be part of a growing team, working alongside our customer and the wider business. Raytheon supports on-going professional development through both formal and on-the-job training to help you develop your career and maximize your potential.
An IT Network security Engineer working within the DAOS approved Sentinel Software Support team providing networking and operating system expertise to enable the team to deliver software programmes.
Providing support ticket resolution for the Sentinel programme.
Supporting development of future secure operating system baselines.
Supporting future network implementations.
Providing guidance to the software engineers on security requirements for software development.
Developing documentation required to support software releases to the aviation environments.
Maintaining and developing the software development environment used by the software engineers.
Experience of administration and the design of Microsoft Windows environments (2003 to 2019), including implementation and design of complex Windows group policies for secure environments
Experience of CISCO networking products
An able communicator in verbal, written and presentation forms.
A logical problem solver, who can operate effectively under project and time constraints.
Able to use their initiative to identify opportunities to improve process and performance to enhance the service provided to the customer.
Experience evaluating systems and network devices and enterprise networks for IA/Security vulnerabilities
Degree in computer sciences or equivalent experience.
Some knowledge of Microsoft team foundation server.
CCNA (Routing & Switching) or working towards CCNA.
Some familiarity with common network vulnerability/penetration testing tools including, but not limited to, Kali Linux tools, Nessus, and Nmap.
Experience with Version Control Systems (eg Clearcase/TFS)
Understanding of working in a Military aviation environment.
The ability to support legacy system migration and support legacy system technologies.
Eligible for or Holder of current SC security clearance as a minimum (RSL will sponsor as required)..
About Raytheon UK
With facilities in Broughton, Waddington, Glenrothes, Harlow, Gloucester and Manchester, Raytheon UK is invested in the British workforce and the development of UK technology. Across the country the company employs 1,700 people and supports 8,000 jobs. As a prime contractor and major supplier to the U.K. Ministry of Defence, Raytheon continues to invest in research and development, supporting innovation and technological advances across the country.
Raytheon Company, with 2018 sales of $27 billion and 67,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cyber security solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 97 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5I™ products and services, sensing, effects and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. Follow us on Twitter.
Raytheon Career Development:
Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.
25 days holiday + statutory public holidays
Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution)
6 times salary ‘Life Assurance’
Flexible Benefits scheme with extensive salary sacrifice scheme’s.
Enhanced sick pay scheme
Enhanced Family Friendly Policies, including Maternity & Shared Parental leave.
37hr working week with a 9 day fortnight (hours may vary depending on role, job requirement or site specifics arrangements). Flexible working arrangements can be considered depending on the role and subject to line manager approval.
Canteen facilities available at Harlow & Glenrothes sites and Manchester & Gloucester offer free snacks & drinks (hot & cold available).
Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success. Raytheon UK pro-actively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women's Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), Raytheon Reservist Network (RaRe), Raytheon Alliance for Diverse Abilities (RADA) and all work together with our Diversity & Inclusion council. All Raytheon employees are welcome to participate regardless of their background.
As a proud contributor to the HM Armed Forces, Raytheon UK signed the HM Armed Forces covenant in 2014. Due to the varied activities and support to our Armed Forces & Reservists, Raytheon UK has since been awarded the prestigious Covenant ‘Gold Award’ Employee Recognition.
Raytheon UK recognises that our people are the critical factor in our success, and we strive to provide challenging and rewarding careers.