GCCS Tier II Admin - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

Macdill Afb
United States


SAIC has a position open for a GCCS Engineer (tier 2) located at MacDill AFB in Tampa, FL. This position requires occasional shift work.

  • A GCCS Engineer will perform system administration tasks for the Global Command and Control System Joint (GCCS-J) at the Headquarters U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) in Tampa, Florida and at forward operating locations.
  • The GCCS Engineer will provide GCCS/Agile Client//JRE/CDS technical support to install, monitor, maintain, upgrade, analyze, troubleshoot, repair and restore computer and information systems to an operational status,to include servers Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Windows Server platforms.
  • The GCCS Engineer will evaluate hardware and software requirements and capabilities, develop and implement testing plans, and create engineering solutions for systems integration.
  • Assist in the preparation and review of standard operating procedures.
  • Prepare project status reports and briefings for contract and customer leadership.
  • Provide remote administration to clients within the USCENTCOM GCCS footprint.
  • Able to respond to Automated Help Desk Remedy tickets and document the actions taken to resolve the problems identified and return the user's system back to the service standards.
  • The GCCS Engineer needs to possess excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • "Shift work and on-call duty may be required. Requires 15% travel and may include deployment to austere environments.
  • A valid U.S. passport and compliance with all CENTCOM deployment regulations for immunization and travel are required.


  • Bachelor's degree preferred with 5+ years' experience. Additional experience will be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Security + CE required
  • TS/SCI Clearance required
  • Strong server experience required
  • Strong Linux experience required
  • VMware experience

Desired Skills:

  • Skills associated with installation, maintenance and operations of GCCS servers, ICSF clients, Agile Client and I3 with emphasis on communications configuration, track data flow and synchronization of the COP.
  • Operational experience working with the GCCS or any of its service variants (GCCS-M, GCCS-A, GCCS-AF, IAS/IOS (Internet Authentication System / Internetwork Operating System), and/or Theater Battle Management Core System (TBMCS)
  • Sybase database administration experience.
  • On-the-job experience with the administration of GCCS-J or service-specific systems.
  • Experience in military Joint Headquarters environments is essential.
  • Effective technical writing skills are essential.

Desired Certifications:

  • Red Hat Certified System Administration (RHCSA)
  • Technical Certification in Systems Administration for GCCS-J 

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.