Cloud Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC, a leading provider of systems development & deployment, targeting & intelligence analysis, systems engineering & integration for the Intelligence Community, is seeking creative and dedicated professionals to fulfill their career goals and objectives while delivering mission excellence on programs of national importance. Join our team today as we Bring on Tomorrow!

SAIC seeks an experienced, highly motivated Senior Systems Engineer that can provide general maintenance of a software solution built using Amazon Web Services and both custom and commercial software. Responsibilities will include working with the development team to keep the various environments (dev, test, and prod) up to date with security and maintenance updates, monitoring the environments for issues, providing design suggestions for the environments, and supporting the automated deployments into the environments.


Required Qualifications:  

  • Active TS/SCI with polygraph clearance
  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or an additional 6 years of experience in lieu of degree
  • 8+ years of experience in a Developer, Systems Administration and/or Systems Engineer role. five years of experience and in-depth knowledge of AWS EC2 and RDS services 
  • 5+ years of experience with Linux systems administration.
  • 5+ years of experience in an Agile development environment using Jira or other work tracking software
  • 3+ years of experience remediating issues found from security vulnerability scans (patching, operating System hardening) 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience in continuous integration and delivery tools (e.g., Git)
  • Experience with LDAP/Active Directory
  • Amazon certifications
  • Experience working in an Agile scrum teamwork environment