SAIC is seeking a Network Engineer to join our team in Colorado Springs, CO.
Software support typically involves Missile Defense Agency test execution activities (Flight Tests, Ground Tests and Wargames/Exercises). The candidate should also have the ability to perform hardware integration and maintenance, have a basic understanding of computer networking, and a general understanding of computer hardware troubleshooting. The candidate will also be responsible for conducting validating configuration management documentation in support of information assurance certification and accreditation activities. The candidate should be a self-starter and be able operate with minimal supervision. The candidate will support from the MDIOC, Schriever AFB, Colorado Springs.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Operate NSITE and OPDASH software based on event support requirements (will require up to 10% travel)
Support NSITE and OPDASH Software field testing and reporting
Coordinate and interact with site personnel to perform hardware integration
Maintain configuration management documentation (Microsoft Visio) and verify system configurations
Identify system engineering requirements from customer goals and objectives
This job pays $61,000 - $85,000 based on experience and other factors.
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelors degree and two (2) years or more experience; Four (4) years of experience accepted in lieu of degree
Secret Security Clearance
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Strong interpersonal skills and reporting practices
Basic Information Technology (IT) principles and troubleshooting experience
Experience with Internet Protocol (IP) networks and Cisco networking equipment
Required to deploy for CONUS and OCONUS support (on average 10% - 25% per year)
Bachelor degree in Information Technology or equivalent experience
Security+ and either a Microsoft OS or Cisco certification
Strong Windows 10 OS configuration experience
Strong Microsoft Office skills
Strong Microsoft Visio skills
Preferred (not required) Skills:
Current A+ and/or Network+ Certifications
Understanding of Network, System Integration and Test Environment (NSITE) software
UHF Tactical Radio operation experience
Functional understanding of tactical interoperability equipment to include Air Defense Systems Integrator (ADSI), Link Monitoring and Management Tool (LMMT), Joint Range Extension (JRE) or like systems
Familiarity with the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) test planning and procedures
Familiarity with Missile Defense Agency interoperability message sets (such as VMF, B-Series, XML)
Understanding of common tactical data link (TADIL) messages and message interactions
Familiarity with WireShark and/or OmniPeek software
Familiarity with HBSS components and general information assurance practices
Candidates must have an active Secret clearance.
Target salary range: $75,001 - $100,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.