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Windows Sys Administrator (SR1311)

Job ID: 1928885
Location: LIVERMORE, CA, United States
Date Posted: Jan 14, 2020
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Sys Administrator
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: DOE L
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: DOE Q
Potential for Teleworking: No

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Job Description


SAIC is seeking a systems administrator to assist with classified and unclassified Windows environments, computer builds, upgrades, maintenance, office moves, diskless/diskfull/VDI support, data separation and security practices, conference room VTC / computer use support, vault escorting of trades contract employees for recertification upgrades, and other duties as assigned.

The successful candidate will have the ability to work well with multiple staff, managers, and other computer support groups in a high stress environment as a critical part of the program group. This individual must have a proven ability to manage multiple and changing responsibilities to meet the dynamic nature of the position. This position will require interaction on a regular basis as part of a team with members physically located in both California and New Mexico, as well as IT service groups at both locations. The position will require setting up multiple Video Teleconferencing (VTC)  systems prior to daily customer meetings. This will require a proven ability to organize a complex schedule and coordinate with corporate resources as needed.

Primary Responsibilities and Abilities:

  • Installs, tests, administers, and documents distributed computing systems, including operating systems, shared components, commercial off-the-shelf application interoperability validation, and system security configuration management.
  • Supports a wide range of computer hardware, file storage subsystems, workstations, and peripherals.
  • Supports the selection of integrated hardware and software solutions that meet performance, scalability, reliability, and security needs.
  • Ability to understand the application and utilization of software packages.
  • Ability to define system requirements based on user/client needs, cost, and required integration with existing applications, systems, or platforms.
  • Willing to learn PVS and VDI technologies


Strong experience in Windows system administration; troubleshooting (system setup, account management, backup/restore, network printers, application installation and peripheral installations, etc.).

  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills and the ability to effectively collaborate with other IT professionals outside of the work center.
  • Basic understanding of network technologies and concepts.
  • Flexibility to work some nights and weekends are expected for system and service maintenance/upgrades.
  • Must be able to walk up to a minimum of two miles per day in support of mission customers
  • Applicant must have to ability to get and maintain an active DOE Q.
  • Applicant must have DOE L or equivalent (DOD Secret or Top Secret) to start.

Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in information technology, computer science, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of computer support
  • Strong experience in MAC system support and troubleshooting.
  • Experience with classified computers running in a MSVDI (Microsoft Virtual Desktop Infrastructure)
  • Experience with multiple software programs (Adobe Photoshop, DOORS, PDMLink, Adobe Acrobat, Office Suite, SharePoint, scanning and printing software, etc.).
  • Understanding of VTC and conference rooms systems and configurations.
  • Active DOE Q clearance
  • Experience managing Windows collaborative share permissions


SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 23,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $6.5 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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