Network Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

San Diego
United States


SAIC is seeking a motivated Network Engineer to support the engineering development, integration, and testing of a prototype Satellite Communications (SATCOM) Ground terminal system. The ideal candidate will have a strong background with configuring and maintaining networking equipment.

This opportunity is contingent upon contract award, expected in Spring 2022 in San Diego, CA. The majority of the work will be performed on site, but will allow some remote /flex work.

  • Planning, designing, and configuring laboratory test environments
  • Ensuring system connectivity and configuring Juniper networking components
  • Developing operations and maintenance documentation
  • Establishing configuration control of system components and system
  • Contributing input to technical reviews of the ground terminal system to assess compliance with system requirements documents
  • Contributing input to technical data, technical briefs, and presentations in support of project milestones such as test readiness reviews (TRRs) and Critical Design Reviews (CDRs).
  • Participation in engineering meetings, design reviews, and lab demonstration events.
  • Supporting development, integration, and testing of system components and systems.
  • Setting up, configuring, and managing servers and virtual machines


Required Skills:

  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field. Pertinent experience is an adequate substitute for education.
  • Active Secret security clearance is required.
  • At least 2 (two) years of experience integrating GOT and COTS network equipment
  • Experience with DELL PowerEdge-740 Server
  • Experience with Microsoft and LINUX Operating Systems (OS)
  • Experience with System Administration (sysadmin) functions and Window Servers
  • Experience with installing and updating Microsoft and LINUX software applications
  • Experience with software applications What’s Up Gold and TripWire Enterprise
  • Familiar with Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) and Assured Compliance
  • Assessment Solution (ACAS) Vulnerability Scanning
  • Experience developing, reviewing, and executing test plans and procedures
  • Experience communicating effectively orally and in writing to both technical and non-technical audiences

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with Juniper products

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.