SAIC Network Specialist (Journeyman) Job in Columbus, Ohio

Network Specialist (Journeyman) (Job Number:427733)



The journeyman level DISN Network Specialist performs the full range of service delivery activities, including developing and entering DISA Telecommunications Requests (TRs) in DISA Direct Storefront (DDSF); developing and entering DISA Telecommunications Service Orders (TSOs) in WWOLS-R.

  • Will be developing and engineering technical solutions supporting required DISA transition, tech refresh and project-based circuit/trunk/link requirements, including optical transport, unclassified and classified IP services, and commercial service ordering.

  • Facilitation of the delivery and activation of the required services, including coordination with internal and external agencies, organizations and elements (e.g., commercial telecommunications service vendors, implementation engineers, field installation staff, on-site technical communications support staff, GSM-O network controllers/engineers, Authorized Service Interruption staff, Implementation Coordination and Control Center).

  • Enters records of activities in established tracking and management tools.

  • Provides solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope, including analysis and approach to resolution.

  • Work is assigned as objectives and goals to be met, to include guidance on new projects/assignments from functional Subject Matter Experts (SME).

  • Exceptionally difficult technical issues may be escalated to SMEs.



  • Bachelors or years experience in lieu of a degree and two (2) years or more experience; Masters and 0 years related experience


  • US Citizenship is REQUIRED.

  • Candidates must currently possess a Secret security clearance and be able to obtain Top Secret, if requested.


Working knowledge of at least one transport technology is required, including Optical, SONET/SDH, ATM, Promina, DSN/DRSN, as well as IP L2VPN and L3VPN knowledge.

  • Working knowledge of the Defense Information Systems Network and its component systems/subsystems is required, and/or commercial carrier transport service design/operations.

  • Familiarity with at least one of the DISA or commercial carrier tools used in the end-to-end provisioning process is required – DDOE/DDSF, WWOLS-R, MSS/NCCM-R, Element Management Systems, DEPS - IIEx.

  • Familiarity with DISA directives, instructions, circulars and standards is preferred.

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent 4 years of directly related work experience, and 2-4 of additional related experience.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: May 19, 2017, 2:40:13 PM

Primary Location: United States-OH-COLUMBUS

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret

Potential for Teleworking: No

Travel: None

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time