Senior Cloud Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2021-07-08
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Reston
Virginia
United States

Description

SAIC is seeking a Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) to join our remote team supporting SAIC’s CloudScend Broker service offering.  The ideal candidate has a background in software development with a recent movement towards the automation of operational support for developed solutions within a Cloud Service Provider environment (ex. Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, GCP). This is remote work that may be performed from any location within the United States.  

Job Description:

  • Perform requirement analysis, optimization, and verification to enhance cloud and application performance across planned and existing cloud-based implementations.
  • Stay up to date with industry standards and best practices.

Job specific responsibilities:

  • Perform job functions within a managed services environment.
  • Develop new infrastructure as code templates to support planned and existing implementations.
  • Implement new automation and orchestration workflows for existing and future implementations. 

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • U.S. Citizenship is required

    Required Qualifications:

  • U.S. Citizenship is required
  • A proactive approach to spotting problems, areas for improvement, and performance bottlenecks
  • Ability to program (structured and OO) with one or more high-level languages, such as Python, Go, Java, C/C++, Ruby, and JavaScript
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or other highly technical, scientific discipline, and 14 years or more of experience; Masters and twelve years or more experiencel PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience.
  • 10+ years of generalized IT experience
  • Five (5+) years or more of MS Azure or AWS or GCP architecture experience
  • 2-3 years of Kubernetes experience
  • Three (3+) or more years of experience with DevSecOps.
  • One (1+) or more years of experience with infrastructure as code approaches using Hashicorp Teraform Enterprise or related technology.
  • Desired Skills:

  • Must be able to obtain a Secret security clearance during employment
  • CompTIA Security+ (or alternative DoD Manual 8570 IAT II or above certification)
  • Hashicorp Terraform
  • Hashicorp Vault
  • Networking
  • Cybersecurity & Information Assurance
  • Understanding of common SLIs and SRE patterns
  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous success with engineering projects
  • Success in automation and orchestration, including CI/CD pipelines
  • Coding experience beyond simple shell scripts
  • A proactive approach to spotting problems, areas for improvement, and performance bottlenecks
  • Ability to program (structured and OO) with one or more high-level languages, such as Python, Go, Java, C/C++, Ruby, and JavaScript
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or other highly technical, scientific discipline, and 14 years or more of experience; Masters and twelve years or more experiencel PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience.
  • 10+ years of generalized IT experience
  • Five (5+) years or more of MS Azure or AWS or GCP architecture experience
  • 2-3 years experience with Kubernetes 
  • Three (3+) or more years of experience with DevSecOps.
  • One (1+) or more years of experience with infrastructure as code approaches using Hashicorp Teraform Enterprise or related technology.

Desired Skills:

  • Must be able to obtain a Secret security clearance during employment
  • CompTIA Security+ (or alternative DoD Manual 8570 IAT II or above certification)
  • Hashicorp Terraform
  • Hashicorp Vault
  • Networking
  • Cybersecurity & Information Assurance
  • Understanding of common SLIs and SRE patterns

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous success with engineering projects
  • Success in automation and orchestration, including CI/CD pipelines
  • Coding experience beyond simple shell scripts

Target salary range: $125,001 - $150,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.