System Administrator - Military veterans preferred

2021-09-02
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Panama City Beach
Florida
32407
United States

Description

Job Description

SAIC is seeking a System Administrator to join the Joint Expeditionary Command and Control (JEXC2) program in Panama City Beach, FL:

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop new Terraform and Ansible code towards automating system deployments
  • Manage and maintain deployments of various environments, consisting of both infrastructure and various software deployments, include operating systems and commercial software
  • Improve existing codebase to help automate and accelerate team velocity
  • Daily interactions with other engineers and developers to gain and expand experience with developed platforms
  • Expand knowledge to consistently improve environments through the use of multiple automated build iterations
  • Proactively take ownership in identifying, raising, and resolving issues or deficiencies in the automated build process
  • Work closely with team leads to ensure our codebase is efficient, consistent and bug-free
  • Work closely with team leads to ensure environments are deployed, updated, and maintained through the production lifecycle
  • Establish system administration standards around supported systems and help develop/foster updated processes, procedures, and principles

 

Qualifications

Required Education and Experience:

Bachelors and two (2) years or more related experience; Masters and zero (0) years related experience; four(4) years of experience accepted in lieu of degree

Required Skills:

  • Working knowledge on Python, Ansible , Terraform and YAML
  • Strong technical, analytical, and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to explain technical concepts and provide guidance to teammates
  • Understanding of scripting and automation to convert manual and maintenance functions into fully orchestrated automation
  • Experience support and maintaining Windows Server and Linux operating systems, with a focus on Windows Server 2012-2019 and Redhat Linux (RHEL) 6-8
  • Experience with virtualization through the use of VMWare ESXi and related software
  • Experience with security processes common within DOD programs to understand and implement security technical implementation guidelines  (STIGs), to include report generation, mitigation, and implementing/developing resolution strategies
  • Understanding of DOD networking, to include common understanding of security boundaries between classified and unclassified networks
  • Updating and maintaining systems and environments through a patching process
  • Experience with Windows PowerShell and Linux command line interfaces (CLI)
  • Experience with networking concepts and basic troubleshooting

Clearance:

US Citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance. A minimum of an interim Secret clearance is required to begin work. 

Required Certification:

CompTIA Security+ certification is required prior to first day of employment


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.


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.


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.