Senior Software Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Fort Knox
United States


SAIC is looking for a Senior Software Systems Engineer to join our team supporting our customer the Army Human Resources Command in Fort Knox, KY.  The Senior Software Systems Engineer will be part of a team that is responsible for supporting a comprehensive, custom designed web based identity and access management solution. 

Duties & Responsibilities: 

This position is for a .NET developer/engineer with experience using C, C++ and C# to write both web front-end code and server side code, which interacts with all the systems with which an interface exists. 

This includes but is not limited to:        

  • Active Directory, LDAP, Microsoft Exchange Server, Sybase, SQL Server, Oracle, Documentum and Mainframe. 
  • The position also requires knowledge of how to create and call web services.
  • The position requires a basic understanding of how user accounts are created and maintained within Active Directory and LDAP. 
  • The applicant shall be able to demonstrate their ability to interact with a database to include adding, updating and deleting both tables and records. 
  • The position also calls for knowledge of how to operate a Windows 2012 server running IIS 8.5, along with how to manage registry values.
  • The position will also share the responsibility of providing production support to users in the field when issues arise that are not solved by the Helpdesk.


Minimum Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering or Information Technology and 5 years’ experience using Microsoft Visual Studio for Web based development or a Master’s degree in a related discipline and 3 years’ experience. Four (4) additional years’ of related experience will be considered in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree. 
  • Demonstrate a high level of competence in object- oriented analysis, design and coding in a .NET server-side environment.  
  • At least 5 years’ experience using a major database (e.g. Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, etc...). 
  • Experience in writing T-SQL (select, insert, update, and delete statements).  
  • Comfortable with debugging and analyzing software errors. 
  • Comfortable with object oriented analysis and design. 
  • Comfortable working with and writing HTML and XML.  
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.  
  • CompTIA Security+ Certification required prior to start date.  
  • Computing Environment training or certification valid in ATCTS is required to meet IA requirements (Can be attained after starting work, SAIC will assist). 
  • United States citizen with NO dual citizenship. 
  • DOD Secret Clearance (Day 1 requirement, a minimum interim secret required to start). 
Preferred Qualifications:  
  • Experience developing in C, C++ and C#. 
  • Experience maintaining Active Directory Accounts. 
  • Experience maintaining LDAP Accounts. 
  • Experience maintaining Mainframe accounts. 
  • Experience maintaining a Windows Server. 
  • Experience maintaining IIS 8.x Server and Applications. 
  • Experience maintaining Windows 10 Workstations. 
  • Knowledge of Database Administration