Apply Now    

Senior Hardware Engineer

Req #: 240729
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD US
Job Category: Engineering
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Polygraph

Job Description

Next Century, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CACI, is seeking Senior Hardware Engineers to join our team in Annapolis Junction, MD!

Be part of the movement!  Join a large seven-year multi-program contract serving as the enterprise-wide analyst capabilities contract for an Intelligence Community (IC) customer. These efforts will include the development and sustainment of integrated, feature-rich capabilities that promote the modernizing of visualization and presentation tools across the agency space.

Joining our team could be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to reshape the way our customers perform their mission.

To be successful:

  • Passion for maintaining backend systems/hardware that improves sustainability and operations 
  • Proven technical troubleshooting and performance tuning experience 
  • Must have fluency in at least one scripting/coding language such as Shell and Python 
  • Experience using racking, stacking and configuring new hardware 
  • Experience with kickstart and automation of building physical servers using tools such as cobbler, forman
  • Expertise in basic UNIX system administration, including configuration, troubleshooting, and automation using CentOS and RedHat 
  • Experience configuring and/or utilizing monitoring/logging solutions for operations such as: Nagios, Collectd, Kafka 
  • Exceptional analytic capabilities 
  • Conducting root cause analysis on production issues with other engineers 
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills 
  • Understanding of virtualization solutions including Openstack, Docker and Vmware 
  • A strong sense of ownership, urgency and drive 
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university AND 14 years’ experience OR 5 additional years of experience in lieu of degree
  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph required

Like to have: 

  • Experience with security accreditation process at agency 
  • Knowledge of the following:
    • Familiarity with Cloud hosting services and orchestration technologies like AWS, Azure, Kubernetes, Rancher
    • Network security experience 
    • SSP experience as it pertains to hardware 
    • Threat model development 
    • Vulnerability assessments/STE requirements 

What We Can Offer You:

- We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

- 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.


Job Location

US-Annapolis Junction-MD-BALTIMORE


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.

Apply Now