SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company Security Systems Engineer- DISA ESS in Fort Meade, Maryland

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Secret (NACLC)

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:



Agency Specific

Job Family:

Engineering & Sciences

Job Description:


The systems engineer provides the business knowledge and technical skills to implement technical strategies, evaluate products and provide a superior level of technical support that benefit the customer. The successful candidate performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, evaluates alternatives including cost and risk, supportability and analyses for total systems.

Essential Functions

Analyses total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal.

Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.

Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.

Coordinates and/or performs additions and changes to system hardware and operating systems and attached devices; includes investigation, analysis, recommendation, configuration, installation and testing of new hardware and software.

Provides direct support in the day-to-day operations on system hardware and operating systems; duties include evaluation of system utilization, monitoring response time and primary support for detection and correction of operational problems.

Troubleshoots at all levels of the network and systems, working with network measurement hardware and software, as well as physical checking and testing of hardware devices at the logical level working with communication protocols.

Participates in planning design, technical review and implementation for new system infrastructure hardware and operating systems for information systems.

Provides technical consultation, training and support to IT staff as required.


  • Technical Capacity.

  • Communication Proficiency.

  • Stress Management/Composure.

  • Thoroughness.

  • Customer/Client Focus.

Required Education and Experience

Bachelor degree in Information Technology or related field (Four years additional experience may be used in lieu of degree for otherwise well-qualified candidates)

Four+ years of experience with hardware and software installation and maintenance.

Extensive working knowledge of PCs, network hardware, operating systems and software.

DoD 8570 IAT II industry certification

DoD Secret Security Clearance

Preferred Education and Experience

Expert knowledge of Microsoft Windows server and client operating systems

Expert knowledge of Linux operating system

Knowledge and understanding of endpoint security systems and solutions

  • Up to 75% telecommuting Authorized

# of Openings:


Scheduled Weekly Hours:


T elecommuting Options:

Some Telecommuting Allowed

Work Location:

USA MD Fort Meade - Fort Meade (MDC025)

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.