Network Administrator - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC, a leading provider of systems development & deployment, targeting & intelligence analysis, systems engineering & integration, and training capabilities and solutions for the Intelligence Community, is seeking creative and dedicated professional to fulfill their career goals and objectives while delivering mission excellence on programs of national importance.

SAIC’s Network Administrator will provide network, software, and system support. The Network Administrator will monitor computer networks and systems and respond to hardware and software issues utilizing various tools along the way. The Network Administrator will document any findings and coordinate with engineers as needed. 


Mandatory Skills:

  • Must have active/current  TS/SCI with polygraph
  • Three (3) or more years of experience in help desk support or administration
  • Working with personal computers and network/telecommunications architecture and equipment
  • Working knowledge of personal computers and personal computer software application packages and development products
  • Performing troubleshooting on both software and hardware issues and coordinating repairs
  • Reading and interpreting technical manuals
  • Writing and maintaining records and writing reports
  • Knowledge of communications protocols and standards
  • Comfortable working with non-technical customers to help solve technical problems

Optional Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (B.S.) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Management Systems or a related discipline. Note that education can be substituted in lieu of relevant experience
  • Knowledge in Network Administration, focusing on operational/mission-specific networks
  • Managing and troubleshooting mixed Cisco and Juniper network environment using VPN technologies, including IPSEC and OpenVPN
  • Utilizing bridging and switching concepts and LAN technologies
  • Using OSI model, particularly Layer 2 and Layer 3 technologies such as VLAN’s, port security, 802.1Q, IP subnets, IP routing, VRF and BGP.
  • Maintaining Access Control Lists and zone based firewalls
  • Certifications: CCNA, CCNP, JNCIA, JNCIS, and/or AWS Solutions Architect

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. Full vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work onsite at an SAIC location. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer requirements which may include mandatory vaccination, mandatory attestation regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory weekly or bi-weekly testing.