CACI International Deployment Systems Engineer in Chantilly, Virginia

Job Description

What You’ll Get to Do:

CACI is hiring a Deployment Systems Engineer to support our DHS customer. You are a recognized subject matter expert in systems engineering and will assist in the integration, customization, implementation, testing and deployment of innovative Cyber Security Solutions in support of DHS and according to DHS Systems Engineering Life Cycle (SELC) requirements.

More About the Role:

  • Provision or decommission servers and virtual machines based on pre-defined, as-built documentation

  • Recognized subject matter expert who manages large projects with limited oversight from manager and can coach, review and delegate work to lower level technical team members

  • Problems faced are difficult and often complex

  • Influences others regarding policies, practices, and procedures

  • Install, configure, tailor, and deploys tools and sensors based on operational and functional requirements

  • Works to achieve operational targets with major impact on the departmental results.

  • Contributes to the development of goals for the department and planning efforts (budgets, operational plans, etc.).

  • May manage large projects or processes that span outside of immediate job area. Work is performed with minimal oversight.

  • Conduct testing activities following Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP) to include initial user acceptance testing

  • Develop detailed operations manuals and provide training to O&M staff and system administrators

  • Provide technical leadership for RFS implementation Iteration 7, Discovery/Preparation, to Iteration 12, Handover to Operations

  • Demonstrates innovative influence for Business Groups or projects.

  • Responsible for making moderate to significant improvements of systems or products to enhance performance of program/project.

  • Responsible for researching, designing, developing, testing and supporting new systems, applications, and solutions for enterprise-wide cyber systems and networks.

  • Validate target environment against solution requirements, identifying Solution Dependencies (Del. 42)

  • Communicates with parties within and outside of own job function. Typically has responsibility for communicating with parties external to the organization (e.g., customers, vendors, etc.)

  • Ensure operational and functional requirements are tested during initial rollout

  • Applies engineering disciplines to the design, development, integration, and support of innovative solutions or products that identify, exploit, protect against, or mitigate cyber security vulnerabilities.

  • Oversee execution of service assurance activities including execution of Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP) and Independent Verification & Validation (IV&V) support

  • Ensure training and document Handover to Operations (CACI and DHS/Component service provider) following ORR and deployment of CDM capabilities

  • Responsible for all Request for Service (RFS) Deployment services and Handover to Operations

  • Responsible for “Request for Service (RFS)” deployment project success and implementing processes and procedures

  • Accountable for successful knowledge transfer and training of all deployed CDM capabilities, both CACI Tier II/III and DHS/Component service providers

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • 12+ years' experience

  • Familiarity with NIST Risk Management Framework and Security Controls (NIST SP 800-53 and DHS4300A/B)

  • Experience or familiarity with troubleshooting networking issues at the hands-on technical level

  • Experience (or Familiarity) with Cloud and Mobile technologies

  • Strong understanding of Routing, Switching, and Cisco iOS, JunOS, or equivalent Linux experience helpful

  • Data Center experience including experience (or Familiarity) with the concepts of Tech Refresh, Configuration Management, Change Management, Agile, ITIL, COBIT, or PMBoK methodologies

  • Experience (or Familiarity) with Microsegmentation, Advanced Data Protection, Digital Rights Management tools technologies

  • Experience with the extensive use of virtualization using VMware vSphere, MS Hyper-V, Oracle Virtual Box, oVirt or another commercial or Open Source virtualization technology

  • Experience (or Familiarity) with the concepts of Tech Refresh, Configuration Management, Change Management, Agile, ITIL, COBIT, or PMBoK methodologies

  • Ability to obtain and maintain an active security clearance

  • Ability to obtain DHS Entrance on Duty

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Certification

  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) Certification

  • VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

  • Splunk, Cloud, or Agile based certifications, e.g. Splunk User/Power User, Scrum Master

  • Python scripting experience preferred or Perl, Bash, etc.

  • ITIL Certification(s)

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.