CACI International Systems Engineer in Herndon, Virginia

Job Description:

CACI is seeking dynamic technical professionals who will help us advance the mission of the Intelligence Community for a large Enterprise IT program in Northern Virginia.

C ACI provides unmatched Enterprise IT solutions and services that lead our customer’s IT efforts. We are the sole prime on a large enterprise IT vehicle! Our team has expertise in cloud computing solutions, cyber solutions, systems engineering, application development, and data storage.

Consider joining CACI, an industry leader, as we support all facets of our customer’s IT space, including collaboration, desktop, platform, security access and auditing services.

CACI NSS, Inc. has an immediate opportunity for a Systems Engineer to provide cutting edge services within the Intelligence Community.

The Splunk Knowledge Manager provides expertise and a specialized Splunk-related focus on enterprise-level machine data analytics supporting mission critical information systems in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.

Mission critical activities include:

• Implementation and maintenance of Linux-based Splunk analytical systems and tools

• Identification and collection of machine and non-machine data sets

• Collaboration with other administrators and analysts to enhance development of actionable business intelligence, troubleshoot performance issues, and combat threats

• Education of management and peers about Splunk-related issues

• Maintain compliance with security regulations and guidelines

Reference: EIT3HP


Candidate must have one of the following:

  • 12 Years of job related experience and a High School/GED diploma

  • 10 Years of job related experience and an Associate degree

  • 8 Years of job related experience and a Bachelor’s Degree

  • 6 Years of job related experience and a Master’s degree

  • 4 Years of job related experience and a Doctorate

Position requires the ability to maintain a Top Secret / SCI with Polygraph US government security clearance.


Two years minimum demonstrated experience with engineering, deploying, maintaining, and utilizing Splunk

One year minimum demonstrated experience with Amazon Cloud Services architecture

Demonstrated expert-level knowledge of Linux systems

Demonstrated expert-level knowledge of Regular Expression and DNS

Ability to research and clearly articulate (both verbally and in writing) recommended solutions

Demonstrated aptitude for analytical thinking, problem solving, and working multiple tasks concurrently

Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment


Experience using command-line interfaces, scripting (such as BASH), and queries (such as T-SQL)

Task automation via BASH, Python, Rest, Powershell

Demonstrated experience with Cloud and virtual server architectures and network fundamentals

Demonstrated experience with Incident Management, Change Management and Problem Management business processes (customer experience preferred)


Preferred: Splunk, Linux, Amazon

CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. Join CACI, where 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. A Fortune magazine World's Most Admired Company in the IT Services industry, CACI is a member of the Fortune 1000 Largest Companies, the Russell 2000 Index, and the S&P SmallCap600 Index. CACI provides dynamic careers for over 20,000 employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.