Company Overview

For 29 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in Reston, VA, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.

All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

5-190131-8468: Site Lead - UAE
LocationOverseas - United Arab Emirates
Open Date1/31/2019
SOS International LLC (SOSi), is seeking a Site Lead to support OMDAC-SWACA in UAE.


  • Primary point of contact for COR for the day-to-day operations and maintenance of each requirement at designated site
  • Receive and execute technical tasking from installation COR
  • Lead IT professionals in managing and maintaining technical equipment
  • Deliver technical solutions for IT projects
  • Responsible for overall operations of designated site
  • HS +6 or AA/AS +4 or BA/BS +2 years of experience as a Site Lead or related position
  • IAM III certification (CISSP) or equivalent prior to hire
  • ITIL V3 Foundations required
  • Top Secret T5 clearance at hire
  • Strong understanding of ITIL framework
  • Knowledgeable and experience in management of all aspects of communications and Information Technology
  • Experience supporting existing and designing new ITIL support processes
  • Proven ability to properly prioritize and execute tasks with multiple competing priorities
  • Strong management and organizational skills
  • Understanding of ITIL based reporting and how to use this information to drive operation improvement and efficiency


Work Environment
  • Live and work daily with military customer in austere conditions across UAE
  • Function effectively and efficiently in a conflict zone, during extended periods of high pressure and stress