Sr. TACNET Fleet Engineer (TS/SCI) - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Virginia Beach
United States


SAIC is seeking a Sr. TACNET Fleet Engineer(TS-SCI) in Virginia Beach, VA.


This role will support the Tactical Networks (TACNET) Capabilities Based In Service Engineering Agent (CB-ISEA). TACNET CB-ISEA supports the sustainment and modernization of Automated Digital Network System (ADNS), Consolidated Afloat Network and Enterprise Services (CANES), Combined Enterprise Regional Information Exchange System (CENTRIXS), Integration Shipboard Networking System (ISNS), Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) Networks, Video Information Exchange System (VIXS), and Wireless Reachback System (WRBS) Programs of Record information systems.


Job Duties:


  • Interface with Active Duty personnel and US Government employees to provide break/fix support to SPAWAR fielded Tactical Networks in a fast paced, high energy environment.
  • Provide system life cycle systems engineering support for our customers at SPAWAR and SPAWARSYSCEN San Diego.
  • The position requires travel, up to 25% of the time to both COMUS and international locations in addition to occasional off-hours support.
  • Support will encompass a range of capabilities, from system installations, configuration management enforcement, system sustainment and upgrades, distance support, and emergent Casualty Report (CASREP) support as needed for the warfighters.
  • Analyze issues in an Enterprise LAN Shipboard Environment to determine the best course of action for resolution.
  • Provide root cause analysis and be comfortable recommending permanent configuration changes when necessary.
  • Work in cooperation with external partners, including consultants, agencies and vendors, to troubleshoot intra-system issues, and to assist with system integration design solutions.
  • Provide server break-fix and provide remote support for server, network, desktop, and peripheral equipment.
  • Interface and direct US Navy Customers regarding the proper approach to maintaining US Navy Afloat networks and the associated network components supporting data, voice and/or audio communication activities.
  • Attend and participate in technical meetings, report on technical progress, prepare briefs, and provide presentations.
  • Participate in integrated product teams and engineering/design reviews. 


Required Certification and Experience:

  • Bachelors and 5 years or more years of experience OR 9 years of related experience with a HS/GED.
  • Active DOD Top Secret /Sensitive Compartmentalized Information (TS/SCI) clearance.
  • Current Security+ certification
  • Experience with TACNET Programs of Record Systems: ADNS, CANES, CENTRIXS, ISNS, SCI Networks, VIXS OR WRBS.
  • Must be able to become IAT 2 certified within 90 days of higher date.  ITA 2 certification include CCNA, MCSA, MCSE, Linux+, VCP, etc.
  • Engineering experience with Cisco switches and routers OR administration experience of Windows Sever.
  • Able to travel up to 25% CONUS/OCONUS travel on US Navy Ships.