IT Infrastructure Systems Engineer

Chantilly, VA
Oct 25, 2021
Oct 27, 2021
Full Time
Job ID: 2110938 Location: CHANTILLY , VA , US Date Posted: 2021-08-10Category: Engineering and SciencesSubcategory: Systems EngineerSchedule: Full-timeShift: Day JobTravel: Yes, 10 % of the TimeMinimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with PolyClearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: NonePotential for Remote Work: No Description Join a winning team! SAIC's National Security and Space (NSS) Sector is currently hiring for a customer within the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) in Chantilly, VA. This customer is responsible for designing, building, and operating national security-related systems based in space, in the air, and on the ground. SAIC is a strong company providing opportunities for energetic individuals with a strong desire to expand their knowledge while increasing their responsibilities. SAIC is seeking IT Infrastructure Systems Engineer to provide Systems Engineering and Technical Advisory (SETA) services to a rapidly expanding Government Intelligence Community (IC) customer for a complex space and ground efforts as part of an exciting and innovative set of programs. The IT Infrastructure Systems Engineer responsibilities may include the following: * Processing hardware and software procurements requested by Developers through the Government's IT procurement process * Reviewing hardware and software lists to ensure conformance to approved architecture designs and acquisition guidelines * Providing recommendations on alternative equipment, as required, to better conform to approved architecture designs, funding considerations, and long-term sustainability * Coordinating with Finance to ensure funding is committed and transferred to support purchasing * Tracking status of all IT service requests through the approval process and elevating issues to the Government for rapid mitigation * Coordinating shipping of IT hardware to Developer and Government locations to ensure success receipt of products, short-term storage, and transportation to the appropriate data centers for installation * Support to on-site hardware, network and software applications support teams to identify and elevate issues to the Government for rapid mitigation Qualifications Qualifications * Must have an active/current TS/SCI with Polygraph * Bachelor's Degree with industry experience, significant customer experience will be considered in lieu of degree * 9 years of experience in IT operations, IT architecture/engineering, or cloud design and implementation * Knowledge of cloud development cycle, to include planning, project management, requirements development, delivery, and testing. * Proficiency with Microsoft Office software (ie, PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Project and SharePoint) * Excellent communication skills (Email, IM, and Verbal) * Resourceful, proactive self-starter and proven problem-solver * Ability to quickly understand and respond to Government queries Desired Qualifications: * Experience supporting NRO's IT procurement processes * Advanced degree in a related technical field * AWS Certified Solution Architect - Associate Certification * FedRAMP, NIST and FISMA compliance, Federal procurement, security, and Authorization and Accreditation (A&A) processes COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Customer site vaccination requirements, if more strict, will take precedence over SAIC's vaccination policy.SAIC(R) is a premier Fortune 500(R) 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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