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Job ID: 2116792
Location: FORT KNOX, KY, United States
Date Posted: Nov 29, 2021
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Sys Administrator
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: Interim Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description


SAIC is looking for a Network Administrator to join our team in support of our customer at the Army Human Resources Command in Fort Knox, KY, while working from home. This is a Remote / Work from Home position. Description of Duties: 


  • Position requires the candidate to perform work at Fort Knox Human Resources Command
  • Primary responsibilities lie in the configuration, management, support and maintenance of the US Army Recruiting Command Services (RSN) network
  • Team provides 24X7 support for all RSN communications equipment (routers, switches, hubs, terminal servers, wireless access points, VPN concentrators, and UPS) and circuits in the network while providing on call coverage on a monthly rotation cycle
  • Candidate will be expected to be the technical subject matter expert on communication solutions operating under minimum supervision for a large complex enterprise organization
  • Is responsible for evaluating and analyzing the performance of communications services, defining communication baselines and communications service levels for the enterprise
  • Is responsible for the implementation of control and monitoring systems to assist in the evaluation of performance of communications services
  • Is responsible for the full documentation of the enterprise communications architecture to include drawings, diagrams, operations manuals and other applicable data
  • Supervises and mentors less experienced staff
  • Can work independently on most efforts


Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 3+ years’ experience. Four additional years of experience will be considered in leui of a Bachelor’s degree.  
  • Require the individual have a minimum of 3 years’ experience and certification as a Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA) or Cisco Certified Design Professional is required.
  • Must be able to apply best practices in modifying and securing the environment to ensure the application environment meets All Information Assurance requirements.
  • Completed Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field. Four years of additional general experience may be substituted for a Bachelor's Degree
  • Comprehensive knowledge and experience in Network operations and design, switches, routers, and firewalls.
  • LAN switching & routing & Ethernet networks along with IP routing, configuration, troubleshooting of switched & routed networks
  • Individual must be fully capable of addressing all levels of trouble calls or network events.
  • Strong network technology concepts and experience, especially Ethernet & IP
  • Have an In-depth understanding of software installation and operations
  • Working experience on data communication equipment - Network Analyzer, Spectrum Analyzer, Cable Tester, ATM Tester, optical power meter, etc.
  • Design, development, deployment, problem identification and remediation, and on-going support of a very large WAN Environment
  • Very strong working experience with Fiber Optics, Cisco Routers, Cisco Switches, Gateway, DTE & DCE equipment
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills, fast technology learner and ability to independently perform tasks
  • Excellent communication skills to interface Network Operation Groups, Engineering, customer, vendor and third party personnel
  • Provide engineering planning and management support
  • Determine optimal routing through the network
  • Ability to troubleshoot network performance problems
  •  Ability to obtain a DOD Secret Clearance Required; an interim Secret is acceptable to start work. SAIC will assist with the processing of the interim secret security clearance for the qualified candidate. 
  • CompTIA Security + Certification is required prior to start date. 

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