GCCS System Administrator - Saudi Arabia - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

Saudi Arabia


SAIC is currently seeking a GCCS Systems Administrator to support our customer located in Saudi Arabia.

Job Description


The duties will be to support GCCS systems installed within the RSNF platforms comprised of ships, mobile vans and command centers.  The GCCS installed locations and supporting communications systems include, but not limited to, the RSNF Underground Command Centers (UCC), Transmit (XMIT) sites, Receive (REC) sites, Air Operation Centers (AOC) (including airborne platforms), RSNF System Support Center (SSC), RSNF C4ISR Training Facility, RSNF C4I LAB Al Kharj, RSNF ships (F2000/F3000/PCG/PGG/LRT), and Royal Saudi Navy Communication Sites (including shore and mobile). The UCCs are located at Riyadh (Commander RSNF), Jubail (East Fleet Command), and Jeddah (West Fleet Command), and have one XMIT site and one REC site at each location. There are two AOCs, which are located in Jubail and Jeddah. The RSNF SSC and the RSNF C4ISR Training Facility are located in Riyadh at Al Kharj. The four(4) Navy Communications sites are located at Jizan, Ras Al Ghar, Ras Al Mishab, and Al Qadima.




  • Bachelors and 5+ years or more experience; OR, High School equivalent and 9+ years of experience.
  • Must be a US Citizen with an active Secret clearance (or higher level clearance). 
  • 5+ years of GCCS Systems Administrator experience in GCCS Systems Administration and integration.
  • At least three (3) years of experience with the Operations and Maintenance of Global Command and Control System Joint (GCCS- J)
  • Ability to work independently or manage team and set priorities.
  • Understanding of C4I/C2 concepts and policies applied in operational environment.
  • Strong knowledge working with UNIX commands and programs.
  • Experience with Solaris 10/11 Systems Administration is preferred.  
  • Strong knowledge of Global Command and Control Systems (GCCS-J), Active Directory, DNS, Exchange, Time Server, Agile Client, Administration of GCCS-J client applications
  • ICSF and Agile Client to manage the Theater Common Operational Picture (COP); to include the development of overlays; KML files; GMAs and other Tactical Decision Aids (TDA's)
  • Maintains; monitors; and efficiently troubleshoots all COP Sync Tools (CST) connections.
  • Coordinates with RSNF component commands to enforce COP reporting requirements.

This position includes an International Assignment Agreement which provides benefits in addition to a premium on base pay, COLA, completion bonus, dislocation allowance, dependent education allowance, housing, and vehicle.