Data Center Site Technician - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

District of Columbia
United States


SAIC is seeking a Data Center Site Technician to support a federal government agency.

Position Description:

The employee will work on-site in a secure data center location, performing technical support and maintenance activities to ensure smooth and continuous IT operations. The employee will service IT equipment, including, but not limited to: desktops; laptops; servers; wired and wireless network devices and circuits; firewall and security devices; cryptographic devices; audio and video telecommunications equipment; printing equipment; equipment racks; and other hardware and software components.

Description of Duties:
  • Install, test, monitor, check, troubleshoot and operate data center equipment.
  • Setup, configure, update and patch equipment.
  • Maintain inventory and perform asset management.
  • Receive, ship, troubleshoot, repair and RMA equipment as necessary.
  • Log and maintain work activity and history in ticket management system.
  • Perform other data center activities as directed.


Required Education/Experience:

  • Bachelors and 5+ years of experience; or equivalent experience without a degree.

Required Experience/Skills/Attributes:

  • Experience in datacenter environments performing basic IT administration, support and troubleshooting tasks.
  • Ability to follow Standard Operations Procedures and verbal direction.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Self-motivation, professional demeanor and accountability.
  • Ability to safely lift and move a minimum of fifty pounds.

Desired Experience/Skills/Attributes:

  • Previous experience in classified datacenter environments.
  • CompTIA A+, Network+
  • ITIL Foundations 

Clearance Requirement:

  • Top Secret with ability to obtain SCI.