Apply Now    

Systems Software Engineer - Dev Ops

Req #: 244628
Location: Reston, VA US
Job Category: Information Technology
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret

Job Description

CACI is seeking a cleared Senior Systems Software Engineer in support of Development Operations (DevOps) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is in Reston, VA, where Technology and Teamwork come together. If you are looking to be apart of CACI support to the Integrated Broadcast Service (IBS), a DoD system providing critical intelligence dissemination across all services in defense of the United States: CACI would like to speak with you.

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • You will analyze user requirements, concept of operations documents, and high-level system architectures to develop system requirements specifications, and analyze system requirements. Provide guidance to users in formulating requirements, advise alternative approaches, and conduct feasibility studies.
  • Provide technical leadership for the integration of requirements, design, and technology and incorporate new plans, designs, and systems into ongoing operations.
  • Guide the system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system integration and test plans and interact with the Government regarding Systems Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues or conflicts. 
  • Evaluate and monitor system performance throughout the software lifecycle.  
  • Perform analysis on Verification Cross-Reference Matrix (VCRM) for clarity and testability.  
  • Ensure new applications and software modifications meet requirements and operate satisfactorily in the system environment.  
  • Ensure that the software interfaces with both new and existing systems seamlessly and efficiently. 
  • Identify, record, and report system defects and anomalies (experience in DOORS and Rational Rose a plus).
  • Identify any risks and plans for mitigation prior to production deployment.  
  • Collaborate with development teams, project managers, and customers both orally and in writing during all test phases.  
  • Participate in engineering status review meetings to determine test strategies, gain product knowledge, and to coordinate development activities.
  • Document processes and work within a quality improvement environment
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of web architectures including: web and web application servers, encryption, n-tier development/development strategies, databases, security mechanisms, directories, etc.

More About the role

  • Have an understanding of server, application and network security hardening and validation techniques
  • Has hands-on knowledge of Internet and networking infrastructure design and implementation techniques
  • Hands-on knowledge of networking infrastructure products such as servers, switches, firewalls and routers
  • Familiarity with web products and servers such as web servers, URL, Browsers, Internet performance tools, web search engines, directory services, switching technologies, and Internet security services. 
  • Must have excellent interpersonal, communication, and written skills
  • Ability to influence/drive for decisions, work across technical teams to address application or infrastructure related issues or problems and improve productivity.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • An Active Secret Clearance
  • Bachelor’s degree or above in disciplines related to information technology
  • A minimum of 7 years related experience
  • Experience in Agile/scrum or SecDevOps methodologies with emphasis on systems engineering
  • Experience with Highly-Available technologies, networks, and enterprise systems
  • Experience with a scripting language; JavaScript, Perl and Bash are examples
  • Software coding experience in the C++ or Java languages
  • Familiarity with LINUX/UNIX operating systems and able to execute basic OS commands 

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Certificate in IT-related topics. Recognized certificates include those from CompTIA, ISC2, Microsoft, major cloud vendors, Cisco, Oracle, etc.recognized
  • 10 + years of experience in the areas of IT systems engineering
  • Familiarity with configuration control tools (e.g. Clear Case, Phabricator) and requirements traceability tools (e.g. DOORS), CI/CD pipeline development and operations

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



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