SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company Linux Engineer with Top Secret Clearance in Arlington, Virginia

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Top Secret w/SCI eligibility

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Top Secret SCI



Job Family:

Engineering & Sciences

Job Description:

CSRA is currently looking for a Linux Engineer to join our mission critical cyber team located in Arlington, VA. This opportunity is for a 1st shift (7a-3p) opening and may require some holidays or weekends.

As the selected Linux Engineer , you will be responsible for the following (not limited to):

  • Perform the installation, configuration, administration, and maintenance of Red Hat Linux systems according to existing standards in a virtualized environment.

  • Design and develop complex, integrated solutions to meet business requirements or enhance performance.

  • Perform regularly scheduled software maintenance and security patching.

  • Perform installation of custom developed applications in a virtual server environment.

  • Develop documentation; oversee implementation of same.

  • Develop and maintain STIG’d Images and templates for servers.

  • Provide technical leadership to less experienced personnel.

In order to be considered for the Linux Engineer opportunity with CSRA, you must meet the following basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field and 7+ years experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Red Hat Linux ver. 6.x

  • System hardening, vulnerability remediation, and DISA STIGs,

  • Scripting skills (e.g., Perl, Python, shell, BASH scripting)

  • Network and web related protocols (e.g., TCP/IP, HTTP, HTTPS, SSH)

  • VMWare 6

  • Active Top Secret clearance

It would be great if you also had:

  • Knowledge and experience with any of the following

  • Apache, TomCat

  • Kerberos

  • IDM

  • Puppet/Satellite Server

  • Nagios/Ops View


  • Big Data Solutions (IBM PureData/Netezza, Big Insights)

  • Java

  • RHEL 7

Additional skills and/or certifications:

  • Strong communication skills to communicate systems requirements with customers and team members.

  • Strong organization skills to prioritize work, while balancing and leading complex projects.

  • Strong interpersonal skills to interact with customers and team members.

  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently.

  • Flexibility to work in a high-paced, evolving environment.

# of Openings:


Scheduled Weekly Hours:


T elecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

USA VA Arlington - 3434 N Washington Blvd (VAS001)

Additional Work Locations:

CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To “Think Next. Now.” is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.

We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

Everywhere you look, CSRA is there. We’re in our nation’s infrastructure, in training and education, in cyber security, in serving veterans who served us—and, so much more. Take some time to learn more about CSRA. You might be surprised to learn how we touch your life.

We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Join our team and use your skills and expertise to support the safety, security, health and well-being of the nation.