Senior Systems Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Systems Engineering
Manassas, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Cisco Routers and Switches


Linux Engineering

REQ#: RQ173935
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

Senior Systems Engineer Advisor

GDIT is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer who will be a key part of a team that designs, builds, and supports an enterprise Government high value asset system using cutting edge products and tools. The position requires a self-driven individual to deliver solutions from development to production.

The Senior Systems Engineer will be responsible for contributing to all aspects of the infrastructure, from engineering, to system operation and maintenance. The ideal candidate will have 10 plus years of Engineering experience with: 

  • Red Hat Linux

  • ESXi

  • Firewalls


  • F5

And some experience and the willingness to learn:

  • Red Hat Virtualization

  • Red Hat Certificate Service            

  • Active Directory Administration

  • Splunk Engineering

  • Ansible

  • NetApp Storage Administration

  • LDAP

  • PKI

  • TLS Root Certificate

  • Nessus / Security Center

  • LogRhythm


  • SharePoint

  • Technical Writing

Must have:

  • Active Top Secret Clearance

  • 10 plus years of Red Hat Linux Engineering Experience

  • Willingness for Periodic On-Call Duty 

  • Ability to write clear, detailed, and accurate system documentation 

  • Bachelors Degree

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

10 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree



Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) - Red Hat

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $153,000 - $207,000. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.