Join our Talent Network >

Senior Principal Platform Engineer

Job ID: 213442
Location: NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV, United States
Date Posted: Apr 16, 2021
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Platform Engr
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI
Potential for Remote Work: Yes
Benefits: Click here

Share: mail

Job Description

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION: 

The National Security Customer Group of SAIC is seeking a Senior Principal Platform Engineer to support Platform One based system at Las Vegas, NV for ShOC-N.  Platform One is building an infrastructure-agnostic platform, to support the Department of Defense’s (DoD) vast infrastructure options, including — Government clouds, on premise, disconnected, and classified environments.  This infrastructure will employ a DevSecOps platform (Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) Kubernetes compliant) using accredited and secured hardened containers built from the DoD Centralized Artifacts Repository (DCAR), in order to support the DoD’s ability to field operational capabilities faster. This process will be compliant with the published DoD Enterprise DevSecOps Reference Design and meet all regulatory testing and cybersecurity requirements while encouraging DoD-wide reciprocity and expertise.  The candidate for this position may work anywhere in the United States. There is no requirement to work at a SAIC or customer site to support Platform One.

The candidate for this position will directly support building the DevSecOps platform capabilities for the government software systems.

 

Qualifications

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:  

  • Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; other work experience and certifications considered in lieu of degree requirements
  • Experience with IaC (infrastructure as code) and CaC (configuration as code), and toolsets including Ansible, Terraform, Helm, Kubernetes, etc.
  • Experience in providing DevSecOps implementation using Jenkins, Gitlab, or similar tools
  • Experience in developing and managing Kubernetes (k8s)  clusters
  • Working knowledge of Source Version Control and Build/Release tools and methodologies
  • Possess a strong understanding of Software Build process and how it connects to CI/CD (continuous integration/continuous delivery)
  • Must have a Secret Clearance 

Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with Agile, Scrum, or Kanban frameworks
  • DevOps or DevSecOps certification or training
  • AWS/Azure cloud operations certifications

Target salary range: $155,001 - $165,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit saic.com or Working at SAIC for benefits details. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.

Share: mail