Cloud Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is looking for a Cloud Engineer to join our team supporting our customer the US Army CORPs of Engineers (USACE) – Revolutionary Information Technology Services (RITS) program.

This is a 100% REMOTE role.

This position will be part of the Enterprise Engineering Team that encompasses the engineering and technical support services required to research, design, model, test, pilot, and implement the systems and infrastructure required to deliver voice, video, network, compute, and data services for the USACE Enterprise.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Designs, plans, and integrates cloud computing and virtualization systems.
  • Applicant will leverage private cloud technologies to architect, operate and support a 'Lights Out Datacenter' capability. 
  • Applicant will also maintain technical expertise relevant industry standards and in cloud computing and virtualization technologies.


Required 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

Required Clearance: Active DOD Secret clearance

Required Certification: Current Security+ CE  

Required Skills:

  • Ability to interface with clients and gather requirements and facilitate meetings
  • Ability to work in small teams
  • A broad range of design experience in medium to large complex environments
  • Subject Matter Expertise in the following technologies:
    • VCF
    • vRealize Suite (vRA/vRO, vROPs, vRLI, vRNI)
    • Tanzu/Kubernetes
    • Public Clouds (primarily Azure, AWS)
    • Networking and security principals C-I-A (Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability)
    • Compute, Storage & Database services
    • NSX-T & NSX-T Advanced Load Balancer
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work closely with customer in analyzing requirements
  • DOD Secret Clearance Required to begin, an interim Secret is acceptable to start work.
  • CompTIA Security Plus Certification is required to begin work

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MA/MS degree and 10+ years of experience
  • 8+ years of professional experience in Cloud Engineering
  • Expert NSX-T & NSX-T Advanced Load Balancer experience

Desired Skills:

  • Application Migration
  • SaaS delivery
  • Automation (Terraform, SaltStack, Puppet & Ansible)
  • Scripting (JavaScript, Powershell, Python & Ruby)
  • REST API integration
  • Git
  • Practical knowledge of Agile and ITIL frameworks

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. 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. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.

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