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JIRA Subject Matter Expert

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Job ID: 2207739
Location: HAMPTON, VA, United States
Date Posted: Sep 29, 2022
Category: Software
Subcategory: SW Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Job Description


SAIC is seeking experienced and security-cleared personnel to support the Air Force's Air Operations Center (AOC) Falconer Weapon System team to install, configure and maintain an Atlassian suite of tools including Jira Cloud, Confluence and BitBucket.  This JIRA SME will be based out of Hampton, VA.


  • Administer, test, and implement computer databases, applying knowledge of database management systems.
  • Coordinate changes to computer databases.
  • Plan, coordinate, and implement security measures to safeguard computer databases.
  • Provide configuration and administrative support for Jira Cloud, Confluence, and BitBucket.
  • Design, implement, and maintain custom workflows, screens, dashboards, fields, permission schemes, post functions, etc., across multiple Jira projects.
  • Build filters, custom dashboards, and reports as requested.
  • Coordinate and respond to support requests related to Atlassian products.
  • Install, configure, test, and manage add-ons, plug-ins, and extensions in Jira Cloud.
  • Manage user accounts, groups, and permissions within Atlassian products.
  • Implement DoD security policies and best practices.


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

  • DoDD 8570.01-M IAT II Certification
  • 6 years of experience with a Bachelor's degree. Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

  • 6+ years of related experience DBA experience
  • 3+ years of Jira administration experience.
  • Atlassian certified Jira Administrator preferred.
  • Experience administering and deploying open source and commercial off the shelf (COTS) server equipment


Preferred Skills & Experience:

  • Active US DoD Security Clearance granted within the last 5 years
  • Graduate-level degree in Engineering or a related technical or business field
  • Experience working in Combined Air Operations Center (CAOC) and general understanding of CAOC processes and procedures in support of execution of the Air Tasking Order (ATO) and Airspace Control Order (ACO).

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.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit

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