SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company Cybersecurity Engineer (Active Secret Clearance Required) in Beltsville, Maryland

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Interim Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Top Secret


No Suitability Required

Job Family:

Information Technology

Job Description:

Every day, CSRA impacts the way government serves America and its citizens through smart, future-focused information technology and professional services. Transforming government requires a technical ecosystem that is dynamic, interconnected, reliable and secure for the people who build it, who manage it and, most of all, who use it. We are committed to our pursuit of imaginative and mission-driven outcomes. Together, we are inspiring our clients, our collaborators, and our team members to realize a better tomorrow through next-generation thinking, today.

Project Overview:

Project supports the IT engineering team of a major federal customer providing security services including cyber incident response, threat analysis and security operations support.

Job Description:

The Cybersecurity Integration Engineer will provide technical expertise and integration support working independently and/or with other engineers. The primary area of responsibility will be evaluating, integrating, and deploying new cybersecurity tools and capabilities. The individual will support the evaluation and deployment of new security technologies.

The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of cyber security in the domains of security operations, security architecture, and baseline security standards.

This effort will require a skilled System Engineer with proven experience in System & Application integration.

Daily Responsibilities:

  • Support Project Leadership serving as Integrations Engineer and technical POC during requirements gather, system design, and implementation on assigned projects.

  • Support with the development of high-level system and functional requirements

  • Support Project Leadership with development of project major milestones and deliverables

  • Perform system integration activities; support product evaluations, system builds/installation, system assessments, system transition (O&M)

  • Draft supporting system documentation; system design, system diagram, system security plan, etc…

  • Work hours are 8:00am – 5:00pm, Days Monday – Friday in Beltsville, MD.


Basic Requirements:

  • 4+ years of Information Security, Systems Integration, Network Engineering, or System Engineering experience or college degree and 1-2 years of proven hands on experience in a related field.

  • Active Secret Clearance Required

  • Strong troubleshooting skills, analytical problem solving ability, and organizational skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Linux/Unix system engineering and security hardening experience

  • Windows system engineering and security hardening experience

  • Experience configuring and hardening network switches, routers, and firewalls

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with IDS/IPS products (Ex: Snort, Suricata, Cisco, ISS, McAfee)

  • Experience with network devices and boundary protections (Ex: Cisco Switching, Firewalls)

  • Experience with Packet Capture & Inspection technology (Ex: RSA Security Analytics, Netwitness, Moloch)

  • Experience working with Automated Dynamic Malware Analysis tools (FireEye)

  • Experience with Information and Event Management technology (SIEM, Splunk, Syslog, RSyslog)

  • Experiencing supporting Accreditation and Authorization process. Mitigating compliance audit and vulnerability findings.

  • Experience working with Hypervisor and Virtualization technologies (VMware, Citrix, Microsoft Hyper, Red Hat)

  • Experience with Domain Service and Central Service management and deployment (Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, WSUS, NTP)


Preferred but not absolutely required:

  • Security+ Linux+ RHCE

  • CCNA

Years of experience

  • 4+ in the Information Security, System Administration, or Engineering field


  • Bachelor’s Degree Required


  • Beltsville, MD

CSRA's legacy is a partnership forged to become a leading provider of next-generation IT solutions and professional services. We retain the spirit of partnership in all we do—with our customers, within our brilliant teams, and through our alliances with industry-leading technology innovators. We are a company of over 18,000 smart, talented individuals tapping into 50+ years of combined legacy experience supporting U.S. government agencies and programs, and yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Together, we are committed to a stronger and better future for America through next-generation thinking made real today. Think Next. Now.

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T elecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

USA MD Beltsville - 8101 Odell Rd (MDC043)

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.