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Windows System Admin

Job ID: 2303436
Location: AUSTIN, TX, United States
Date Posted: Mar 29, 2023
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Sys Administrator
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Remote Work: Hybrid Remote
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking a seasoned System Administrator Senior with strong knowledge of creating plans to assure effective management, operations and maintenance of system and application. We are considering highly technical individuals who possess leadership skills and a positive attitude. This is a full-time opportunity in Austin. Travel may be required. Veterans are encouraged to apply.


  • Knowledge of IIS and Windows Server technologies
  • Scripting experience, with preference to PowerShell
  • Experience installing, supporting, and troubleshooting Commercial Off The Shelf products (COTS)
  • Agility mindset towards solving problems that might extend beyond one's assigned specialty
  • Ability to support high speed scanners on-premise at the FSC in Austin TX to include meeting with vendors and working through technical issues related to the installation of the scanners and resolving conflicts with VA mandated security controls and vendor provided baselines.
  • Participate in technical research and development to enable continuous innovation within the infrastructure
  • Resolve a wide range of system hardware and application technology issues in a fast-paced environment
  • Ensure that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational SLAs
  • Work with Government Lead and project team to understand and document requirements for designing, developing/configuring, testing, and deploying new CRM solution.
  • Review customer requirements and customize the database platform to develop sales reports, maintain data quality, backup options and reset passwords.
  • Troubleshooting ranges from basic issues including new user setup/deactivation, roles, profiles, permissions and public groups
  • Assist functional team with creating training materials, documentation for new users, and help train new end-users on the new CRM platform.
  • Supports testing cycles (DEV, QA, UAT), and user training
  • Provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of application, system hardware and network infrastructure needs.



  • Devops tools experience ( Nexus, Jenkins, Quay, Openshift, Octopus, Azure Devops, Github, etc)
  • Experience creating scan batches in an enterprise scanning application with preference for Kofax and/or Datacap
  • Knowledge of basic SQL queries using Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio
  • Experience implementing Kerberos in Windows and configuring Service Principle Names (SPNs)
  • Packet trace troubleshooting skills using tools such as Wireshark or Fiddler
  • We recognize that scanning, Kofax, and Datacap are a niche skillset and are willing to accept that the candidate might not come in the door with that experience, but willing train.  
  • Experience with Octopus or Kofax
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal direction providing technical and non-technical support to multiple users
  • Capable of working under pressure, while handling multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Experience providing services to the federal government is preferred
  • Ability to work overtime and weekends required on occasion
  • Ability to sit in an office environment for long periods of time
  • MS Active Directory administration (Users, Groups, GPO, Security, etc.)
  • Excellent customer service, communication and organizational skills are required
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem resolution skills for Desktops and Laptops


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, systems engineering, or related technical discipline is preferred and 5 years of experience as a System Administrator or similar role

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.

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