SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company Cybersecurity Engineering Technical Team Lead (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, GDIT 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

The Project supports a major federal customer providing security services including cyber incident response, threat analysis and security operations support.

Position Overview

The Technical Lead for the Cybersecurity Engineering team will provide leadership and technical expertise working independently and/or with other engineers in support of the evaluation, design, and integration of new cybersecurity tools and capabilities. This includes market research, product evaluations, and system integration activities.

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

This effort will require a skilled technical lead in order to facilitate the implementation of industry standardized and consistent processes in support of systems integration and project management.

Some high-level responsibilities include:

  • Daily management of team resources to ensure support of priorities, project targeted criteria and timelines

  • Prepare and update project status documents, brief customers on project status, timelines, resources, and obstacles/concerns

  • Interfacing directly with customers and engineers to support requirements gathering, system/solution architectural design, and implementation

  • Support engineering team with identification of critical path items to progress projects forward and provide support with overcoming barriers to projects

  • Act as quality assurance gate for Engineering team solutions, efforts, and deliverables. Support team with solution design, adherence to agency standards, and resourcing as needed.

  • Displayed initiative, an ability to lead others, and develop and mature an engineering team

  • Leveraging business knowledge and interpersonal abilities to build and maintain relationships with customers, stakeholders, and project leadership

  • Lead and support system integration activities; product evaluation, system builds/installation, system assessments, system transition (O&M)

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


The successful candidate will have demonstrated intimate abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas;

  • A Bachelor’s degree in a technical field

  • Active Secret Clearance Required

  • Eight (8) years in System Engineering or Cybersecurity Engineering and Design activity. Including leadership responsibility, developing project timelines, managing and briefing on major mile stones, and allocation of technical resources.

  • Experience managing and mentoring staff, and overseeing vendors to work towards project goals.

  • Experience with system development life cycle and project management framework

  • Ability to collaborate with multidisciplinary teams and apply robust analytic thinking to identify, diagnose, and resolve complex technical issues

  • Experience supporting architectural design, development, and implementation of IT solutions

  • Experience with implementation of technical IT, configuration, and security standards. Experience with configuration and baseline identified, change controls, configuration status reporting, and supporting configuration audits.

  • Candidate should have a minimum of 6 years working knowledge and experience with the following Operating Systems – Windows Server 2012, 2016, VMware ESXi 6.0/6.5, Red Had 6/7

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Expert knowledge of network and systems engineering concepts

Nice to have:

  • Experience working in AWS is a plus

  • Experience working in Azure is a plus



Preferred but not absolutely required:



  • MCSE

  • MCSA

  • CCNA

  • CCNP

  • VCP

  • Security+ Network+ Linux+ ITIL Foundation

Years of experience

  • 8+ years in IT related field


  • Bachelor’s Degree Required


  • Beltsville, MD

ALT Work Location

  • 10% travel to Rosslyn, VA for customer meetings

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.