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CACI International Systems Administration Design Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Job Description

CACI is looking for a Systems Administration Design Engineer to lead Software Maintenance Action (SWMA) (e.g., scripting standard OS patch installs) for the Range, Communications, and Network segments that support the U.S. Air Force Satellite Control Network (AFSCN). The SWMA team will also provide support to modification projects upgrading the server, storage, and networks supporting the U.S. Air Force Satellite Control Network (AFSCN). You will bring your advanced knowledge and experience to bear on the complex challenges confronting a critical national asset. You will have the opportunity to influence and inform customer design decisions, assist in planning for the long-range sustainment of AFSCN, implement agreed upon designs, and, when required, support operational issues.

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Be responsible for designing and implementing changes to the client’s systems in accordance with project Statement of Objectives (SOO) and Statement of Work (SOW)

  • Create system and network designs that determine appropriate scale and scope of technical solutions and describe the impact of those changes

  • Coordinate closely with cybersecurity, networking, software, and test engineering teams

  • Maintain a close working relationship with client’s engineering staff

  • Validate formal requirements against project goals IAW INCOSE guidance and “Systems V” architecture

  • Create Rough Order of Magnitude (ROM), Bill of Materials (BOM), and Basis of Estimation (BOE)

  • Provide informational support to the Contractor Supported Weapons Systems (CSWS) logistics process to include Providing location data, nomenclature, and characterization for new and deleted equipment; Provide data for Sparing Analysis; Provide licensing guidance

  • Provide informational support to the Engineering Documentation Management process to include USAF Tech Order (T.O.) creation and modification

  • Patch management for the AFSCN mission systems

  • Troubleshoot Windows OS and Microsoft application security patch installations.

  • Create installation and rollback plans

  • Participate in proposal development in response to customer modification direction

  • Communicate clearly and concisely in voice, written word, and graphics to conduct formal milestone customer briefings

  • Install and configure systems at customer locations (approximately 25% currently anticipated)

  • Support installation teams from central operational locations.

  • Assist in every day troubleshooting at the lab environment set up to mimic the AFSCN

  • Serve as the technical adviser to train and aid junior system administrators on the Software Maintenance Action (SWMA) team.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • VMware 6.X, Microsoft Server 2012 and later, NetApp Storage Systems, Linux

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server administration, Windows File Servers, IIS, DHCP and DNS

  • Cybersecurity experience IAW DISA STIGs

  • Possess core understanding of IT fundamentals including knowledge of hardware functions (switches, routers, servers etc.), database functions, storage, and networking

  • Have excellent customer relationship skills

  • Have excellent communication skills

  • Be a self-starter willing to seek knowledge and broaden their understanding of their areas of responsibility

  • Have exceptional time management skills and ability to switch between project tasks effectively

  • Have proficiency in Visio, PowerPoint, and Excel

  • 5 Years of job-related experience and bachelor’s degree (7 Years in lieu of degree)

  • Ability to obtain Security+ within 90 days of hire

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Agile software project methodology

  • Understanding of SWMA process

  • Industry related certifications

  • Security+

What We Can Offer You:- We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.