Cloud Engineer (mid) - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-19
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Reston
Virginia
20190
United States

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION: 
Cloud Engineer (mid) 

SAIC has an opening for top talent to join our SETA to assist an Intelligence Community customer in the Northern Virginia area.

Overall Assignment Description: 
Mid-Level Cloud Engineers define, implementation approaches and plans to ensure optimum cloud performance and reliability across the servers, networks, and related utilities and hardware that comprise the cloud infrastructure. They conduct analysis and make reliable engineering recommendations to ensure six sigma reliability/resiliency of the cloud infrastructure. They monitor and report on cloud utilization and plan continuous process improvement. 

Duties include: 
  • Supports applying a systematic, engineering approach to the design, architecting, requirements elicitation, development, operation and use of cloud technologies and platforms for mission solutions. 
  • Leverages software-, platform- and infrastructure- as-a-service to deliver GEOINT solutions. 
  • Ensures optimum efficiencies for the utilization of cloud services. 

Qualifications

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 
  • Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience.
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT:
  • Qualified candidates must have a current TS/SCI level clearance with active polygraph. 
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related STEM degree program. 
  • Typically 6+ to 12 years experience 
  • Mid-level working experience in government or industry supporting or leading cloud-based systems engineering efforts. 
  • One or more Cloud Certifications: -AWS Certified -Cisco Certified Networking Administrator – Cloud -Cisco Certified Network Professional – Cloud -IBM Certified Cloud Solution Architect -MCSE Cloud Platform and Infrastructure -VMware Certified Professional (VCP7-CMA)
DESIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 
  • Citrix XenApp expertise or certification
  • Experience in Scripting/automation via PowerShell, VBscript, AutoIT or the like 
  • SAN storage infrastructure experience (EMC in particular) 
  • Microsoft Clustering experience 
  • Microsoft SQL experience (installation, configuration, troubleshooting experience)