Systems Engineer
Arlington, Virginia

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Sila is seeking a Systems Integration Engineer to be part of our growing Cybersecurity team in Arlington, VA. This is an opportunity to build upon your expertise and expand into the Privileged Access Management domain, to define, design, develop, and implement solutions for complex enterprise environments, creating impact across the entire enterprise of our industry-leading clients.
You will collaborate with clients to implement the management of credentials, and lead dialogue with system administrators and application owners to design Privileged Access Management solutions that meet their needs. You will also play a significant role in scaling our Cybersecurity practice while expanding your knowledge and exploring other technologies and products within the Cybersecurity landscape. Additionally, you can expect to continually learn and grow your career through mentorship, company-sponsored trainings on new tools and methodologies, online courses on your company-paid Lynda account, industry conferences and more.
Joining Sila means you will become a member of an energetic, intellectually-curious team who enjoys not only what they do at work, but also take advantage of Sila’s emphasis on work-life balance.


  • 2+ years of experience integrating enterprise security solutions
  • Experience supporting networking, infrastructure and systems technologies (e.g. Active Directory, LDAP, Windows OS, environment monitoring tools, virtualization technologies, storage area networks, high availability solutions, N-tiered environments, complete systems environments, and enterprise network architecture and hardware)
  • Experience with IT Infrastructure and Architecture Assessments
  • Ability to work in a team environment, as well as independently
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to solve complex problems while effectively communicating technical concepts
  • Auditing experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Systems Engineering, Computer Engineering, or related field

Nice to have

  • Experience developing IT Strategy and Future State Planning
  • Experience with databases, application servers, and network infrastructure
  • Systems Development Life Cycle/Application Life Cycle Management
  • Experience designing and implementing Privileged Access Management (PAM) solutions (e.g. CyberArk, CA/Xceedium, BeyondTrust) for enterprise organizations
  • Knowledge of Identity and Access Management solutions (e.g. SailPoint, CA, IBM, Oracle, Ping, etc.)
  • Previous consulting experience
  • Industry certifications, including CISSP, CISM, etc.
Candidates must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for employment-based visa sponsorship now or in the future.

About Sila

Sila is a technology and management consulting firm that delivers solutions to the world’s leading corporations and Federal government agencies. Our solutions expertise lies in the areas of cybersecurity, risk management, data analytics, software engineering and integration, strategy and transformation, and digital creative services. We are a values-driven company with a culture that fosters collaboration, creativity, and social responsibility. Sila employees are part of a community of vibrant, high-performing contributors who push each other to achieve the highest standard of excellence. Our team members have extensive opportunities to discover their passions and shape their own career paths, and we continually invest in employees’ growth through innovative training, mentorship, and professional development programs. Staff are quickly immersed in clients’ business challenges, work closely with emerging technologies to develop impactful solutions to these challenges, and are exposed to a variety of industries and market offerings.

We are looking for full-time employees to become an integral part of our growing team. Sila is headquartered in Washington, D.C. and has offices in Chicago, IL; Seattle, WA; and Shelton, CT. Sila offers a range of great benefits including a comprehensive healthcare package, 401K with matching, paid time off, and paid company holidays, as well as other unique benefits that support our staff’s active work/life balance.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

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