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System Engineer (Up to 25% Profit Sharing Benefit!)

Req #: 225133_20164
Location: Sterling, VA US
Job Category: Engineering
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Polygraph

Job Description

BITS, a CACI Company, offers very rewarding and unique benefits, which equates to 50% of compensation on TOP of your base salary! The first part is a tax-qualified profit-sharing retirement plan, to which BITS annually contributes up to 25% of your base salary (not in excess of applicable IRS limits) to your retirement account. The second component consists of BITS' Individual Benefit Account (IBA), which is used for premiums, medical reimbursements, dependent care, education and Paid Time Off (PTO) policy. Both components of the BITS benefit package are paid for by BITS, in addition to your base salary and potential performance bonuses. We believe in a healthy home/work balance and both of our locations offer a wide variety of activities to balance with your work life. Learn more at

We are seeking a passionate Systems Engineer who can work well in a team environment and take pride in ensuring the correctness of the product.  You will work alongside the development team and be a part of an agile software development lifecycle with active participating in planning, scrums, sprints, regression testing, and sprint reviews.  You thrive in a fast-moving environment and enjoy learning and overcoming new challenges and learning new technologies.  You enjoy learning new technologies and working to reach consensus. You have experience with complex systems, cloud native technologies, requirements management, and effective verbal and written communication.

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Provide system engineering support to a development team that is geographically dispersed with development factories located in Colorado, Virginia

  • Become the program’s technical expert on the SE baseline (requirements, CONOP, Test, etc.)

  • Execute the program’s SE responsibilities including requirements, test, design reviews, schedule, and all other activities along the SE lifecycle

  • Represent the program’s SE approaches with clients

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:


  • An active TS/SCI clearance is required to begin employment.  As a requirement of continued employment you will be required to obtain a CI Poly.


  • Typically has a University Degree (BA/BS) or equivalent experience


  • A minimum 5 years of related work

Required Skills:

  • A strong commitment to quality

  • Familiarity with large software development programs

  • Familiarity with agile development methodologies

  • Good understanding of Windows and Linux environments

  • Outstanding attention to detail and organizational skills

  • Self-starter and willing to learn new skills

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Designing cloud native applications

  • Supporting a DevOps work environment

  • Amazon Web Service offerings

  • Cloud native landscape

  • Analytics, machine learning, and data science

  • Data storage systems: Document stores; Relational databases; Time Series Databases; Key/Value stores

  • Client/server systems using REST interfaces

  • Engineering estimates for costing

  • Security+ certification

  • SCRUM and/or Kanban certification

What we can offer you:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington and Denver Posts.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.



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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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