Jr System Administrator - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

United States


Junior System Administrator


· SAIC is currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Junior System Administrator to join our team in Arlington, VA, supporting the DISA-JSP customer.


Shift Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00 to 5:00 PM core hours with occasional after hours’ onsite work to support both a NIPR and SIPR environment.


Position Overview:

· The Junior System Administrator shall have a basic understanding of installing and configuring Windows operating systems.

· The candidate shall have working knowledge of network protocols, IP addressing, and virtual computing concepts.

· The candidate shall also provide assistance with the administration of networking equipment.

· Day to day operations and maintenance which include but not limited to; review of audit logs, creating backups of the data files, maintaining network equipment inventory

· Server/Workstation Security and maintenance updates

· Maintain system configuration documentation

· Maintain system process and procedure documentation

· Maintain virus definitions, patch versions and Department of Defense (DoD) Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG) levels on all network Servers, workstations and laptops

· Provide technical support and implementation for PBM network workstations and Virtual terminals

· Work with other team members to analyze and resolve user problems and perform preventative maintenance

· Provide installation support for network systems applications

· Monitor and maintain What’s Up Gold network monitoring software

· Support as needed DoD Information Assurance Risk Management Framework (DIARMF)

· Create and maintain images for workstations and laptops within SCCM

· Manage Active Directory, DHCP, and DNS



· This position requires an active DOD Top Secret clearance.

· Possess DoD 8570.01-M/DoD 8140 Certification IAW established mandate prior to start of work - IAT Level II required (CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, SSCP); IAT Level III is desirable (CASP+ CE, CCNP Security, CISA, CISSP (or Associate), GCED, GCIH). Applicants not meeting this requirement will not be considered.

· Associate's in Science degree in Computer Engineering, computer information systems, telecommunications, or management information systems, or have 1 year of documented experience, relevant to this key position

· United States citizenship or permanent resident

· Working knowledge of network protocols, IP addressing, and virtual computing concepts.



· Active DoD 8140 IAT Level III certification

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. 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. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.