Network Administrator - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is currently seeking a Senior Network Administrator in Huntsville, AL. 

The successful candidate should have a thorough knowledge of network architecture, design, implementation, and support. The candidate must be capable of working in both a team environment on enterprise projects and be capable of working independently to resolve technical issues.


  • Install, configure and maintain LAN and WAN system hardware (switches, routers, firewalls, etc.) using primarily Cisco hardware
  • Install, configure and maintain wireless network hardware using primarily Cisco hardware
  • Design, maintain and document network solutions
  • Strong knowledge of network protocols
  • Secure networks by developing network access controls and policies that align with DISA STIGs
  • Ensure system security in compliance with Army and customer policies
  • Understand network security devices and their output
  • Ensure reliable backup and recovery from circuit and hardware outages
  • Integrate and manage enterprise tools sets such as the SolarWinds suite of tools
  • Provides network performance statics, reports and recommendations for network enhancements
  • Apply firmware and software patches as required to hardware
  • Researches, evaluates and stays current on emerging technologies and tools
  • Perform other hardware and software tasks as assigned


Education and Experience:

BS degree in related discipline and nine (9) years related experience; Thirteen (13) years of experience accepted in lieu of degree. 

Technical Skill Qualifications

  • Cisco NXOS and its related hardware
  • Cisco IOS and its related hardware
  • Cisco ASA
  • Cisco Wireless Infrastructure
  • Cisco VoIP Infrastructure

Candidate must have a minimum of an Interim Secret clearance to start with the ability to obtain and maintain a full Secret clearance. Active Secret clearance preferred.