IT Systems Engineer (Datacenter)

IT Systems Engineer (Datacenter) (Job Number:435654)


Job Description

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

* Perform demand and scheduled maintenance on Army UC SCSS suites of equipment

* Monitor the performance of, and maintain Army UC SCSS suites of equipment as required, in close coordination with the NOC/SOC.

* Swap and repair servers, storage systems, routers and switches, and other hardware

* Interact with datacenter and NOC/SOC personnel via telephone, email, web portal, etc.

* Respond to demand maintenance by shipping and receiving of servers, networking equipment, remote power consoles, etc. to maintain availability and reliability of Army UC SCSS

* Ensure peak performance by installing and maintaining firmware and software

* Performance of all Storage, Virtualization (compute and network), and Disaster Recovery functions.




Required Experience, Education, and Certifications:

* Firm grasp of advanced aspects of Datacenter Virtualization including VMware ESXi, enterprise storage and fiber channel switching, Cisco USC B series compute, and overall performance tuning of these technologies

* Superior understanding of protocols (FC, iSCSI, NFS, SAS, SATA, SSD), Replication and Disaster recovery ideology.

* Environment, policy, procedure, work instruction documentation and upkeep

* Change management procedure compliance

* Incident response and resolution; Participate in investigations into problematic activity.

* Perform the deployment, integration and initial configuration of the Army UC SCSS suites

* Maintain up-to- date baselines for the configuration and operations of all devices

* Maintain operational configurations of Army UC suites as per the established baselines.

* Monitor the Army UC SCSS suite for efficient and appropriate operations.

* Review logs and reports, interpret the implications of that activity and devise plans for appropriate resolution

* Participate in the design and execution of best practices assessments, disaster recovery tests and security audits

* Provide on-call support of Army UC SCSS suites.

* Must have the following Certifications: Security+, MCSE or CCNA

* Must have SECRET clearance (active).

Desired Experience, Education, and Certifications:

* Bachelor's Degree from a regionally accredited institution in computer science, mathematics, engineering or a closely related field is preferred

* 5 years Enterprise Datacenter Experience

* Technical and working experience and knowledge of routing, switching, internet protocols, and monitoring

* One or more of the following related Certifications: VMware Certified Professional (VCP), VMware Certified Design Expert (VCDX), Cisco Certified Network Associate ( CCNA) Datacenter, Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA), or Microsoft Certified Systems Expert (MCSE).

* Good interpersonal skills, computer skills, Microsoft Office suite

* Robust troubleshooting skills; preferably in a large-scale datacenter environment

* Linux system administration experience a plus

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC¿s approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see ( My SAIC Benefits. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Apr 10, 2018, 4:03:51 PM

Primary Location: United States-HI-HONOLULU

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret

Potential for Teleworking: No

Travel: Yes, 25% of the time

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time

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