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Job ID: 2213916
Location: NEWPORT, RI, United States
Date Posted: Oct 14, 2022
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Systems Support
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking a Systems Support IV candidate to work at the Naval Undersea Warfare Center side by side with the government customer Newport, RI.

The ideal candidate will perform patching and remediation for vulnerabilities on remote and on-site machines. Utilize WSUS to apply Windows updates to remote assets and report to owners of systems with proper escalation steps if necessary. Reports goals and metrics regarding vulnerabilities and remediation to leadership. Duties may also include setting up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, monitoring and tuning system performance, installing system wide software, validating and implementing critical system patches, allocating mass storage space and allocating virtual machines. Interacts with users and evaluates vendor products. (This is not intended to be a detailed nor comprehensive description the role, Managers set the specific duties and responsibilities for each employee depending on current organizational focus).


  • Possess a strong work ethic, work well independently, strong communication skills, and conduct themselves well in front of customers.
  • Provide vulnerability remediation in a hybrid Windows and Red Hat Enterprise Linux environment, with a focus primarily on Windows.
  • Possess a general understanding of networking.
  • Conduct Vulnerability Scanning and Remediation for network connected and enclave systems.
  • Use troubleshooting techniques to resolve technical problems of a moderate scope and complexity.
  • Aid in development of Governance, Risk, and Compliance documentation.



  • Must currently possess Secret Security Clearance.
  • High school Diploma and 2 or more years of Cyber Security or Information Technology experience.
  • 8570 Level II Certified (CompTIA Security+, or equivalent certification).


  • If not already possessing, must be able to obtain certifications in Windows 10 within 6 months of start date. 
  • A degree (BS) in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Cyber Security, or a related field is a plus.
  • Knowledge of NIST/DoD RMF standards and Scripting/Programming experience a plus. 

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.


SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit

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