EDIS Systems Administrator - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

Colorado Springs
United States


SAIC is seeking a System Administrator for the Engineering, Development, Integration, and Sustainment (EDIS) program.  This position is to support the Space and Missile Systems Center Advanced Systems & Development Directorate (SMC/ AD) to develop, deploy, modernize, and expand the EDIS program and its customers.  The position is located in Albuquerque, NM.
Key responsibilities are:
  • Managing the organization’s servers, desktop and mobile equipment
  • Ensure that email and data storage networks work properly
  • Ensure that employees’ workstations are working efficiently and stay connected to the central computer network
  • Manage telecommunication networks
  • Assist network architects design and analyze network models
  • Participate in decisions about buying future hardware or software to upgrade the organization’s network


  • Must possess an active Top Secret/SCI security clearance
  • B.S. degree is required with 5+ years of systems administration/network administration experience. Additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of degree. 
  • Experience with Windows and Linux operating systems is required
  • Ability to provide high level summary of results and draw conclusions based on interpretation of data
  • Strong scripting skills and is familiar with at least one of the following tools: Ansible, Terraform or Powershell. The incumbent must also have virtualization experience (VMWare)
 Hands-on skills:
  • Cisco switch and router configuration and troubleshooting
  • Cisco UCS configuration and troubleshooting
  • Palo Alto firewall configuration and troubleshooting
  • Network Engineering and Design


  • 70-740 - Install, Storage and Compute with Windows Server 2016
  • 70-741 - Networking with Windows Server 2016
  • 70-742 - Identity with Windows Server 2016
 Linux: (any one)
  • LINUX+
  • RedHat Certified Systems Admin (RHCSA)
  • Oracle Linux OCA & OCP
  • LPI (LINUX Professional Institute Cert) LPIC-1/LPIC-2

Desired Qualifications


  • VMWare skills (VSphere, NSX, Horizon, Orchestration)
  • Network automation skills
  • Network STIG implementations
  • Red Hat system administration
  • Experience with Agile development teams
Windows system administration
  • Powershell scripting
  • Active Directory
  • Group Policy