CACI International Systems Administrator in Hampton, Virginia

Job Description

CACI is seeking a system administrator, software engineer or information technology specialist to perform Air Force Distributed Common Ground System (AF DCGS) sustainment functions across GEOINT and SIGINT systems. This requisition is open to candidates willing to work with a well-established and evolving team at Langley AFB, Virginia.

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Directly support U-2 and Global Hawk active mission operations using dedicated ground control systems to monitor sensor and ground health and status and quickly resolve issues as they occur

  • Actively monitor and troubleshoot system issues and participate in logistics and incident reporting during problem resolution

  • Participate in integration activities by working closely with the customer, Raytheon in-plant engineering and other OEMs when new capabilities are fielded

  • Work as part of a company agnostic team across the AF DCGS enterprise, understand the Raytheon company goals and customer requirements while working well with other team members in the local area

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Four year Bachelors of Science in computer science, information technology or related discipline and two years of experience in area of study

  • Or, eight years of experience in the field of computer system administration including some military DCGS work history

  • Active Top Secret / SCI

  • Existing CompTIA Security + certification or obtained within 90 days from date of hire

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Experience with military GEOINT and SIGINT domains to include U-2, Global Hawk, MQ-1 and MQ-9 sensors and processing, exploitation and dissemination (PED) architectures

  • UNIX (Solaris or Linux) and Microsoft Windows system administration

  • Administration of COTS or GOTS software solutions used for GEOINT or SIGINT analysis (Socet GXP, Xplorer, Unicorn, mIRC chat, MAAS, etc.) or other OEM software (APS, GSEG, CICS, etc.)

  • Network administration and troubleshooting

  • Sybase, Oracle, MySQL or MongoDB database system administration

  • Experience administering VMware (containers, storage and resources) and cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure, OpenStack, etc.)

  • Familiar with the concepts of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and frameworks (ex. DDF)

  • Knowledge of web applications and their development (Apache, APS, NET, NodeJS, etc.)

  • Experience with software development methods (shell scripts, JavaScript, Python, PHP, C/C++, C#, Java, XML, HTML, etc.)

  • Familiarity with x86-based server hardware and troubleshooting methods

  • Familiarity with the Serena (ADSM) trouble ticket reporting system

  • Understanding of cyber security tools and methods

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.