Lead Cloud Architect
- Military veterans preferred
2021-09-10 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Reston Virginia 20190 United States
SAIC is seeking a Cloud Solutions Architect to join our leading-edge team whose mission is to deliver solutions that enable the modernization and transformation efforts of our customers' Cloud systems and applications. Key service delivery concepts include Cloud Leadership, Cloud Advisory and Enablement, Cloud Services, and Cloud Support that enable efficient and effective business operations. Works closely with the Lead Architects to implement and drive secure, automated solutions that are in alignment with the Target State architecture. Applies technology solutioning experience in order to provide implementation guidance based on best practices to the organization and tenants throughout the life cycle of the project.
Experience in managing large operational cloud environments spanning multiple tenants through techniques such as Multi-Account management, AWS Well Architected Best Practices, OU/SCP, etc.
Experience defining the architecture of cloud deployed applications
Experienced with driving ongoing improvements in cost efficiencies such as purchase of Reserved Instance/Savings Plans aligned to resources consumption, review of AWS Trusted Advisor, etc.
Expertise in service-oriented architecture, web services, and Application Programming Interfaces
Experience with how containerized is performed with applications. Able to advise on the best forms of developing containerized application. (i.e., Docker, Rocket, etc.,)
Experience with how container organization works and how the application needs to be Architecture to take advantage of that (Kubernetes, Universal Control Plane UCP, etc.,)
Experience defining and driving SecDevOps best practices (e.g., IaC, CI/CD) within large teams
Experience establishing legacy modernization and migration roadmaps for large scale applications
Experience with event-driven applications using queues, service bus and other related patterns
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, and ability to work with minimal direction
BA or BS degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics
Masters' Degree preferred or Bachelor's level degree with equivalent years of work experience.
COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. Full vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work onsite at an SAIC location. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer requirements which may include mandatory vaccination, mandatory attestation regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory weekly or bi-weekly testing. Target salary range: $175,001 - $200,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.