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Saab Global
Installation in HQ

IFS System Administrator

Home Office, New York, United States of America
Closing date: 30 June 2024

Job Description:

Saab, Inc. is seeking a System Administrator – IFS Cloud Service Model who will have responsibility for implementing and supporting IFS Cloud administration functions. The System Administrator will be responsible for IFS administration through application, users, security, configuration, and application-level monitoring. 

Saab will be implementing IFS Cloud and the System Administrator will have the opportunity to be a part of the project team, attend the relevant technical training, and be a part of the IFS Cloud implementation from the beginning. 

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • IFS User creation and maintenance

  • Configure and maintain IFS Security permissions sets

  • Configure and maintain IFS Lobbies

  • Develop customizations including events, custom objects, etc

  • Monitor background jobs in IFS and report issues

  • Printer setups in IFS

  • Request IFS Cloud deliveries, clones, moves, archives and report issues

  • Manage IFS service updates and release updates

  • IFS administration tasks for modifications, interfaces, reports + create deliveries

  • Participate in the IFS Cloud installation project and ongoing development  

    Compensation Range: $85,000-$106,200

    The compensation range provided is a general guideline. When extending an offer, Saab, Inc. considers factors including (but not limited to) the role and associated responsibilities, location, and market and business considerations, as well as the candidate's work experience, key skills, and education/training.

    Skills and Experience:

    • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, IT, Business Management or related discipline

    • 6+ years of related experience with at least 4 of those years working with ERP’s, preferably IFS

    • Strong analytical and investigative skills

    • Extensive knowledge of SQL/PLSQL

    • High levels of accountability, demonstrated initiative and innovation

    • Flexibility and ability to manage workload and achieve results with minimal supervision

    • Ability to work effectively in an international project team environment

    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

    • Good organizational skills and the ability to perform well under pressure

    Citizenship Requirements:

    Must be a U.S. citizen, Permanent Resident (green card holder), or protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3).

    Drug-Free Workplaces:

    Saab is a federal government contractor and adheres to policies and programs necessary for sustaining drug-free workplaces. As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen.


    Saab provides an excellent working environment offering professional growth opportunities, competitive wages, work-life balance, business-casual atmosphere and comprehensive benefits:

    • Medical, vision and dental insurance for employees and dependents

    • Paid time off including: minimum of 3 weeks vacation, 5 floating holidays, 8 designated holidays, parental leave, personal illness, bereavement, jury duty, long-term and short-term disability

    • 401(k) with immediate vesting on employer match

    • Tuition assistance

    • Student loan assistance

    • Wellness account, subscription and employee assistance programs

    • Employee stock purchase program with employer match

    About Us:

    Saab is a leading defense and security company with an enduring mission, to help nations keep their people and society safe. Empowered by its 19,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer, more sustainable and more equitable world. In the U.S., Saab delivers advanced technology and systems, supporting the U.S. Armed Forces and the Federal Aviation Administration, as well as international and commercial partners. Headquartered in Syracuse, New York, the company has business units and local employees in eight U.S. locations.

    Saab is a company where we see diversity as an asset and offer unlimited opportunities for advancing in your career. We are also a company that respects each person’s needs and encourage employees to lead a balanced, rewarding life beyond work. Saab values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran, disability status, or any other federal, state, or locally protected category.