CACI International System Administrator in International, Afghanistan

Job Description

CACI has an excellent opportunity for an experienced, self-directed, Windows Systems Administrator (SA). This position is in support of a Department of Defense (DoD) organization OCONUS in Afghanistan. This position is required to travel OCONUS.

The successful candidate must be able to communicate clearly and succinctly both written and orally, and present products and ideas in a business-like manner. The candidate will be required to work in dynamic fast paced environments that require team interaction and coordination of efforts. The candidate must be experienced in interfacing with both client managers and system users.

Specifically the windows System Administrator (SA) will be responsible for supporting systems and applications on a geographically dispersed Windows 10 Enterprise network with multiple types of servers and server applications. The SA will be responsible for Windows system administrator functions supporting a global Active Directory infrastructure in a mixed Windows environment. The SA will provide senior level knowledge and Tier 0/1 support to the customer and their components to include Tier 0/1 infrastructure troubleshooting and support that involves the configuration and administration of several hundred servers in their area of operation.

Additionally, the SA will provide remote support and/or travel to customer servers and sites as required. The ideal candidate will have experience maintaining and supporting network devices consisting of primarily Cisco routers and switches. Using this knowledge the system administrator will be successful in providing necessary administration and maintenance support of this system.

Required (include Clearance Requirements and Certification Requirements):

  • Be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Clearance/Sensitive Compartmented Information (TS/SCI)

  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II (Security + Certification, equal or higher)

  • A minimum of one the following Microsoft Computing Environment certifications:

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows 7

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows 8

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows 10

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows Server 2008

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Widows Server 2012

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): SQL Server 2008

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): SQL Server 2012/2014

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Enterprise Devices and Apps

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): SharePoint 2013

Microsoft Specialist: Windows 7 – Configuring

Microsoft Specialist: Windows 7 - Enterprise Desktop Administrator

Microsoft Specialist: Windows 7 - Enterprise Desktop Support Technician

CompTIA A+

  • Must be willing/able to work OCONUS for minimum of one year

  • 4+ years of experience in Systems Administration work

  • Professional and responsible system administration of Microsoft Windows servers

  • Effective communications throughout all levels of operational command

  • Experience troubleshooting and administering Microsoft windows 7 desktop systems

  • Active directory account creation and administration experience

  • Experience with Desktop Support and Troubleshooting

  • Experience working with and supporting Cisco Routers and Switches


  • Automation using Microsoft PowerShell, VBScript, or batch files

  • Experience with SCCM

  • Adaptable to changing circumstances and operational needs

  • Experience working in VmWare ESXi environments

  • Experience with storage area network (for example NetApp)

  • Experience with enterprise backup solutions

  • Understanding of Department of Defense Military standards

  • ITIL v3 Foundation Certification

  • CCNA Certification

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.