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Network Engineer

Job ID: 2216886
Location: JUFFAIR, Al-Manamah, Bahrain
Date Posted: Nov 16, 2022
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Network Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Job Description

Description

SAIC is seeking a Network Administrator to work in Bahrain. 

The qualified candidate will be a part of a small, agile, embedded team that provides on-site Tier 1 support to include: system administration, network administration, communication, and infrastructure. Embedded personnel are considered mission essential and deployable on any Regional Combat Command exercises or operations that require the use of C2 Family of Systems. The Team provides on-site technical support at the garrison and deployed locations where the C2 system is fielded. Teams located at these sites shall support not only those specific geographical locations, but also all C2 FoS deployment sites within the RCC’s Area of Responsibility (AOR) as needed.

 Common tasks include the management and maintenance of switches, routers, firewalls, Virtual Private Network (VPN) gateways; duties also include administration of network security.

 

 

Hours of Operation:

Operation and Maintenance support is 5 days a week for each fielded system. Work hours in excess of 40 hours per week per person may be required during contingency operations (deployments or exercises), an alternate work schedule may be required to support 24/7 operations. Typical core operating hours at each location is 0800 to 1700.

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION

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

 REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience in  administration of network security
  • Candidates must be familiar with setup and sustainment support of deployable C2 programs or other deployable programs of a similar level of scope 
  • Must have experience working with management and maintenance of switches, routers, firewalls, VPN gateways 

REQUIRED CLEARANCE:

Ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance.  A minimum of a Secret clearance will be required prior to first day of employment. 

REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS:

Must possess the following training and certifications or equivalent:

a. Cisco Certified Network Association (CCNA)

b. Security + 

 REQUIRED TRAVEL:

Travel required up to 10% of the time. 

 

 

 

 

 


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.

Overview

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 approximately 26,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion, which is core to our values and important to attract and retain exceptional talent. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.4 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.

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