SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company Linux Systems Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Secret (NACLC)

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:



No Suitability Required

Job Family:

Engineering & Sciences

Job Description:

Currently, we are seeking a Linux Systems Engineer in Schriever AFB, Colorado . The selected candidate must have a government security clearance, per contract requirements (Clearance Level: Secret ). This position is in support of the Missile Defense Agency JRDC contract.

The ideal candidate will be a Systems Engineer with experience in Modeling and Simulation as well as Agile SE development life-cycle.

So what is required of a Linux Systems Engineer on a day to day basis?

  • In-depth knowledge of the Linux Operating System to include performance analysis and kernel tuning

  • Knowledge of system level and integration level testing

  • Experience with hardware and hardware configurations to include firmware upgrades

  • Understanding of the Release and Deployment Management process specified by the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) process at the Foundation level

  • Knowledge of shell scripting

  • Cross platform experience and the expertise to identify and resolve integration issues•

  • Requirements development, creation of Epics, user stories, backlog refinement, and development prioritization.

  • The development of Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) models, DoDAF and SysML artifacts, conceptual designs, and acceptability criteria for the vTMC applications.

  • Candidate will be responsible for maintaining smooth operation of the Open Systems Architecture Sensor Models (OSM) and Open Systems Architecture Signal Injector (OSI) hardware infrastructure as well as the IT infrastructure that supports software development in a primarily Redhat Linux environment.

  • Candidate will also conduct performance analysis and kernel tuning as required; perform essential deployment engineering tasks to include site surveys, installation, configuration management, documentation, commissioning, and upgrade/patch management; make recommendations to purchase hardware, software and supporting IT gear for the OSM and OSI platforms; install, configure and maintain services such as MySQL, IBM Rational Products, and Developer support tools to support the OSM and OSI products; run IA Security Scans and evaluate results.


  • BS or equivalent + 5 yrs related experience, or MS + 3 yrs related experience

  • Must have Security+ CE

  • Must possess a active DoD Secret security clearance

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Scheduled Weekly Hours:


T elecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

USA CO Colorado Springs - 720 Irwin Ave, MDA JNIC (COC019)

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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.


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