SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company Civil Engineer - current CBP, BI DHS Clearance or Top Secret required in Crystal City, Virginia

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

Top Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

Top Secret


Agency Specific

Job Family:

Engineering & Sciences

Job Description:

GDIT provides technical support services to the Office of Acquisition (OA) of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), the nation’s largest law enforcement agency. Experienced GDIT personnel enhance CBP’s proficiencies in Systems Engineering, Logistics & Sustainment, and Capabilities and Requirements Development to provide CBP’s agents along our borders with the most capable systems which can affordably be procured. The team provides engineering and analytical expertise across a wide range of disciplines, meeting all DHS Systems Engineering Life Cycle mandated planning analysis and documentation; provide a full spectrum of Integrated Logistics Support; development of Operational Requirements; and conduct Operational Test & Evaluation activities. We help CBP procure the equipment and technology needed to keep the border safe and secure.

Currently, we are seeking a Civil Engineer (Construction engineer) in Crystal City, VA. The selected candidate must currently hold or be able to obtain a CBP Background Investigation Suitability clearance, per contract requirements.

What is required of a Civil Engineer on day to day basis? There are a myriad of tasks and responsibilities, such as:

  • Leading and coordinating the management and implementation of facilities engineering and systems engineering processes, policies, guidance, activities, and artifacts for multiple assigned program offices throughout the systems engineering lifecycle

  • Providing proactive integral program support as a core member of the program’s systems engineering team throughout the Systems Engineering Life Cycle (SELC)

  • Performance and review of facilities engineering and systems engineering artifacts for supporting program planning, development, and implementation such as engineering submittals, as-built submittals, studies, calculations, assessments, and analyses.

  • Participation in deployment quality, observation, monitoring, testing, inspection, and field site surveys.

  • Providing multi-disciplinary project engineering support for collaboration with project stakeholders and interpreting and advising on facilities engineering requirements and expectations, as well as providing and coordinating facilities engineering support to projects.

  • Providing Subject Matter Expert consultations, research, technical advice, and recommendations as well as preparation of technical briefing materials, illustrative exhibits, drawings, and sketches

To qualify, you must meet these minimum qualifications:

  • Must be a US citizen.

  • US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) suitability clearance (or ability to obtain).

  • Preferred; DoD Top Secret or higher

  • BS in Engineering or relevant technical discipline plus 5 - 10 years of experience (preferred 10 + years of experience).

  • 2-5 years’ experience as a Civil/Construction/ Facilities engineer within the federal government or industry.

  • Good communication skills and ability to present analytical results (written or oral) to senior leadership (Military, DHS, Industry).

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (2013).

Preferred qualifications include:

  • Experience as aCivil/Construction/ facilities engineer within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) or Department of Defense (DoD)

  • Coursework completed (DAWIA or DHS) for certification level II or above in Systems Engineering or equivalent

  • Possess a current, favorable CBP Background Investigation (BI)

  • Subject Matter Expertise one or more of the following engineering areas including, but not limited to mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, civil engineering, structural engineering, geotechnical engineering, grounding, surge, and lightning protection engineering, and HVAC engineering.

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T elecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

USA VA Crystal City - 1901 S Bell St (VAC064)

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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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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.

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