Job ID: 2012310
Location: CHANTILLY, VA, United States
Date Posted: Aug 6, 2020
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Cloud Comp Engr
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Poly
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
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SAIC is seeking an AWS Cloud Engineer familiar with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to support a dynamic program in Chantilly, VA for our Space Systems Sector to interface directly with Customer Programs and application owners.
We bring together the best minds in the industry to deliver IT excellence and support to solution our Customers' IT challenges. Due to our continued growth we are seeking to add a Cloud Application Technician to our team. Your future duties and responsibilities encompass the engineering of business and technical solutions in support of the Intelligence Community Infrastructure Service Provider leveraging AWS. This position requires an active Top Secret with SCI and Poly.
The AWS Cloud Engineer delivers solutions devised by subject matter experts and engineers, yielding Cloud Solution Offerings for Intelligence Community Customers.
This position performs Echelon 2, TIER 2, IT support such as troubleshooting; problem resolution; and improvements to network performance.
The candidate provides software, system troubleshooting, technical support and guidance to less-experienced technicians.
The candidate is expected to maintain current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned and participate in special projects as required.
Required qualifications to be familiar with in this role include configuration and maintenance of Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) resources (e.g. subnets security groups, permissions policies, etc.). Also well versed in the configuration of Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2).
EC2 features for provisioning, monitoring, scaling and distribution of compute infrastructure.
Leverage AWS capabilities (scalability, elasticity, and high availability) to assist Application Service Providers and Intelligence Community Infrastructure Service Provider to transition from a physical to virtual architecture.
Help customers architect scalable, highly available application solutions that leverage cloud native services from AWS.
Understand software development with respect to cloud architecture, design patterns, and programming.
Define application architectures that provide security, scalability, fault tolerance, high availability, and optimal performance. Make recommendations to share best-practice knowledge and improve internal processes across the organization.
Experience with Linux and Windows environments
Familiarization of Bash & Python languages a plus!
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience ; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience.
SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability