Sr Systems Engineer (Cloud Services) - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

San Diego
United States



SAIC is looking for Senior Systems Engineer with a TS/SCI clearance who would be responsible to assist with engineering functions that primarily require expertise with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and a secure Cloud Services Platform. The Candidate would be challenged to use their skills and experience in assessing functionalities that leverage AWS. This position provides the opportunity to be part of a professional and leading-edge technology team while participating in the DoD Acquisition process to support various Programs of Record within the Program Executive Office; Command, Control, Computers, Communications, Intelligence and Space Systems (PEO C4I/SS).


·         Provide AWS and General IT Knowledge and Experience

·         Conduct System Engineering activities based on sound engineering practices

·         Assist with the design and deployment of dynamically scalable, available, and reliable applications on AWS, based on the appropriate AWS services, customer/system requirements, and cost-control strategies

·         Evaluate cloud application requirements and make architectural recommendations for implementation, deployment, and provisioning applications on AWS

·         Provide best practice guidance on the system architectural design

·         Ensure designs fully support requirements and are consistent with customer budget, schedule, risk profile and organizational/system constraints

·         Provide expertise in Cloud computing for on-demand delivery of compute power, database storage, applications, and other IT resources to support critical operations

·         Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software/engineering specifications

·         Provides specific, detailed information for selection, implementation techniques, deployment automation, and tools for the most efficient solution to meet business needs, including present and future capacity requirements

·         Contribute to development of new principles and concepts.

·         Ability to recommend innovative and ingenious solutions and make decisions on project work to ensure effective achievement of program, project, or organizational objectives.


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. Applicable experience will be accepted in lieu of advanced degree. 

Hands-on experience designing and deploying cloud architecture on AWS, cloud computing, IT Infrastructure planning, Global Infrastructure, AWS Regions, Availability Zones and the pillars of a well-architected framework.


ExExperienced in AWS Cloud Compliance and responsibilities to maintain security and data protection, audit standards, and AWS security control environment.

     Ability to work with and build relationships with a variety of stakeholders, government technical representatives, and other supporting contractors; excellent written and oral communications; ability to work independently or in a team collaborative environment; ability to brief senior government personnel.