Network Engineer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Kings Bay Base, GA, USA
  • Aug 07, 2021

Job Description

Description

SAIC is seeking a Network Engineer for a deployable joint C2 system based in Brunswick, GA. 

 

Job Description:

The candidate will support the JEXC2 Program Operations & Maintenance Support (JPOMS) Mission Support Center program, based out of Panama City at the Naval Surface Warfare Center. The MSC is an agile team providing live 24/7-365 support to the Warfighter using US Navy Joint Expeditionary Command and Control (JEXC2) systems. These C2 systems are composed of software applications, databases, and hardware products and processes from multiple defense services and other government agencies. They interface with U.S. National, Allied, Coalition (multinational), and Joint organizations, and employ a spiral development process to take advantage of technology upgrades and evolving non-developmental military and commercially available equipment.

The qualified candidate will be a part of a small, agile, embedded team that provides on-site support to include: system administration, network administration, communication, and infrastructure. Embedded personnel are considered mission essential and deployable on any Regional Combat Command exercises or operations that require the use of C2 Family of Systems. The Team provides on-site technical support at the garrison and deployed locations where the C2 system is fielded. Teams located at these sites shall support not only those specific geographical locations, but also all C2 FoS deployment sites within the RCC’s Area of Responsibility (AOR) as needed.

Common tasks include the management and maintenance of switches, routers, firewalls, Virtual Private Network (VPN) gateways; duties also include administration of network security.

 

Hours of Operation:

Operation and Maintenance support is 5 days a week for each fielded system. Work hours in excess of 40 hours per week per person may be required during contingency operations (deployments or exercises), an alternate work schedule may be required to support 24/7 operations. Typical core operating hours at each location is 0800 to 1700.

Qualifications

Required Education and Experience:

Bachelors and two (2) years or more experience; Masters and zero (0) years related experience; four (4) years of experience accepted in lieu of degree.

Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years working in a Network Engineering role. 

 

Required Clearance:

Ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance.  A minimum of an Interim clearance will be required prior to first day of employment. 

 

Required Certifications:

Must possess the following training and certifications or equivalent:

  • Cisco Certified Network Association (CCNA)
  • Security + 

 

Required Travel:

Travel required up to 25% of the time.