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AWS Cloud Solution Engineer

Job ID: 2014807
Location: NEWPORT NEWS, VA, United States
Date Posted: Sep 21, 2020
Category: Software
Subcategory: SW Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Remote Work: Yes

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Job Description


SAIC is seeking a Remote AWS Cloud Solution Engineer to provide software systems engineering support to PEO EIS Army Training Information System (ATIS) activities for the materiel solution IAW the DoD Business Capability Acquisition Cycle (BCAC) process in Newport News, VA; while working from home. 


This is a REMOTE / Work From Home / Virtual position. 


Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Designs, plans, and integrates cloud computing and virtualization systems using infrastructure as code and modern cloud-native deployment techniques such as DevOps and/or DevSecOps.

    Analysis and Physical Configuration Analysis (PCA).

  • Performance Analysis, Lifecycle Cost Analysis & Estimation, Decision

  • Evaluates and reports on new cloud and virtualization technologies to enhance capabilities of cloud- based and virtualized services.  

  • May also provide systems engineering activities such as: Concept of Operations Formulation, Requirements Definition, Analysis and Engineering, System Architecting, System Analysis and Design, Interface and Data Architectures, Validation and Verification, System Integration, System & Op.

  • Maintains technical expertise relevant industry standards and best practices in cloud computing and virtualization technologies such as cloud service provider architecture, design, and configuration; cloud deployment models including public, community, private, and hybrid; cloud service delivery models including infrastructure-, platform-, and software-as-a-service; automation; hypervisors; containers; virtual compute, storage, and networks; virtual infrastructure management; self- provisioning; and scaling.



Required Education and Experience:Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business, or other related discipline. Four (4) additional years of related experience will be considered in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Five (5) years of engineering experience with 2 years of that experience focused on Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud architecture, operations, DevOps, or administration.
  •  2+ years of experience with cloud automation and scripting.
  • 2+ years of experience creating deployment scripts (e.g., Puppet, Chef, Ansible).
  • 1+ years of experience with containers (e.g., Docker).
  • In depth understanding of Cloud Migration methodologies and best practices.

Clearance Requirement: US citizen with ability to obtain a Public Trust.



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 For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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