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Sr. Systems Administrator

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Job ID: 198610
Location: PICATINNY, NJ, United States
Date Posted: Nov 27, 2019
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Sys Administrator
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No

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Job Description


SAIC is seeking a System Administrator who will be responsible for providing a combination of desktop and server support for our client at Picatinny Arsenal, NJ.


Server Support:

  The candidate will be part of a team responsible for supporting approximately 40 Windows Server 2012R2 and Server 2016 servers hosted on site. Server support includes applying updates, applying Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs), performing configuration changes and routine backups.


Supported applications include Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Team Foundation Server, Microsoft IIS, as well as various code analysis and test tools.


The candidate will configure the servers according to user requirements and documented best practices. The servers will be monitored on a regular basis to ensure the systems are compliant with DoD and Army policies and regulations. This includes reviewing audit logs and checking for intrusion attempts.


Desktop Support:

 The candidate will be responsible for responding to requests for desktop support originating from helpdesk tickets, phone calls, and emails. Support includes all aspects of installation, configuration, and troubleshooting of laptops, desktops, and printers. Candidate will be responsible for responding to various taskers related to securing desktop hardware.






  • Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience

  • Candidate must either meet or be able to obtain all of the requirements for obtaining administrative privileges on supported systems. This includes a CompTIA Security+ certification as well as a DoD accepted certification in a related area.

  • The ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance.

Desired Qualifications


  •  Working knowledge of VMware vCenter and server virtualization in a High Availability environment
  • Knowledge of SAN architecture and concepts
  • Working knowledge of networking concepts
  • Ability to obtain Secret Clearance if needed
  • Knowledge of basic programming or scripting, especially in PowerShell and C#



SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation's most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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