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Principal Systems Administrator

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Job ID: 2014398
Location: BELTSVILLE, MD, United States
Date Posted: Sep 18, 2020
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Sys Administrator
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No

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Job Description

Description

Position Description:

This position is for a Network Engineer to support the Vanguard 2.2.1 program. The Vanguard 2.2.1 program provides transparent, interconnected systems and security support for the Department of State (DOS) Bureau of Information Resource Management (IRM) program. This IRM program supports the DOS to successfully carry out its U.S. foreign policy mission by providing enterprise architecture design, engineering operations and maintenance support services for desktop computers, servers, networks, firewalls, and enterprise applications.

This System Administration/Data Center specialist position is in the Operations (OPS) Branch of Information Management Resource (IRM) Global Telecommunications Services (GTS) Division which is a 24 x 7 operational environment responsible for monitoring, managing and maintaining core enterprise network devices and core system components.  The position specifically is responsible for the system administration, management and support of the key systems used by the 24x7 staff to manage the Data Center.

Description of Duties:

 

  • Provides all systems administration and management support for Data Center Information Management systems comprised of multiple windows servers hosted on a virtual (VMware) system.
  • Manages application of patches for the virtual system and the windows servers hosted on the system.
  • Develops and implements plans of action and milestone documents and activities to resolve security related findings to ensure the systems are authorized to operate on Federal networks.
  • Provides consulting and training on the design and use of the Data Center Information Management systems and architectures.
  • Plans, researches, evaluates and recommends new storage area network equipment and related technologies.
  • Uses monitoring, performance analysis, network management, software and hardware equipment to troubleshoot and isolate problems, gauge performance and activity.
  • Devises solutions to operational problems within the capacity and operational limitations of installed equipment.
  • May develop and execute contingency plans for system related hardware failures.
  • Provides internal consulting, technical guidance, information and support to application developers, computer operations, workstation support, management and departmental clients.

Qualifications

Required Education/Experience:

 

  • Bachelor degree in a computer science/computer engineering related discipline or appropriate years of experience working on networks and systems.

 

 

Required Experience/Skills/Attributes:

 

  • 8 years IT systems support experience (Tier II operations, Tier III engineering, )
  • Experience supporting data center technologies.
  • Experience supporting the configuration and maintenance of various systems hardware and software, primarily Windows, VMWare, PowerIQ and DCTrack.
  • Firsthand experience in developing and providing quality assurance review of engineering change orders relating to the replacement or enhancement of hardware and software
  • Experienced with performing root cause analysis, risk identification, and risk mitigation.

 

Desired Experience/Skills/Attributes:

 

  • ITIL ® Foundation certification
  • Familiarity with Department of State environment (data and voice networks, IT security systems, policies and procedures), Foreign Affairs Handbooks (FAHs), Foreign Affairs Manuals (FAMs)
  • Interpersonal skills including the ability to collaborate effectively, self-awareness, and excellent written and oral communications.
  • Experience with Data Center Management/Technical Control Center Management


Overview

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 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. 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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