Sr. Cloud Automation Engineer at SAIC in Mc Lean, VA

SAIC

Mc Lean, VA
October 20, 2020
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Sr. Cloud Automation Engineer - REMOTE

Description

SAIC is looking for a highly motivated and experienced Cloud Automation Engineering expert to support various programs and strategic initiatives within the company, including internal investment projects (IRD) and external customer support. The selected candidate will be an expert in all aspects of Cloud Automation, Scripting and Development who readily adapts to support a variety of challenging technical requirements in a dynamic and fast paced environment. Our Cloud Automation Engineer role offers you the opportunity to be involved in meaningful work and projects. You'll work alongside the best technical minds in the industry and have a unique opportunity to use your business and technical knowledge and skills in an environment dedicated to maintaining industry superiority. You will be introduced to cutting edge tools and resources that will help you grow both professionally and personally. Responsibilities bull Designs, plans, and integrates cloud computing and virtualization systems using infrastructure as code and modern cloud-native deployment techniques such as DevOps andor DevSecOps. bull Develops automation scripts for efficient deployment and operations of cloud and virtualization systems. bull Develops and conducts testing of cloud and virtualization systems. bull Lead ongoing governance modernization efforts, including policy, security, compliance, and change management. bull Maintains technical expertise relevant industry standards and best practices in cloud computing and virtualization technologies such as cloud service provider architecture, design, and configuration cloud deployment models including public, community, private, and hybrid cloud service delivery models including infrastructure-, platform-, and software-as-a-service automation hypervisors containers virtual compute, storage, and networks virtual infrastructure management self-provisioning and scaling. bull Evaluates and reports on new cloud and virtualization technologies to enhance capabilities of cloud-based and virtualized services. bull May also provide systems engineering activities such as Concept of Operations Formulation,

Requirements

Definition, Analysis and Engineering, System Architecting, System Analysis and Design, Interface and Data Architectures, Validation and Verification, System Integration, System Op. Performance Analysis, Lifecycle Cost Analysis Estimation, Decision Analysis and Physical Configuration Analysis (PCA). bull Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints. bull Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications. bull Champion infrastructure automation initiatives throughout the full life cycle, addressing the significant complexity and scale challenges inherent to next-generation technologies. bull Prepare for automation by developing the strategy, teams, and roadmaps to IT Modernization. bull Leverage Cloud, DevOps, DevSecOps, AIOps, and containerization expertise to design, build, and deliver modernized infrastructure via scripting, workflows, and automation (i.e., Infrastructure-as
- Code (IaC)). bull Leverage virtualization, IaaSPaas, and Saas as a foundation to broker and deliver cloud and other services to the end customer. bull Automate configuration management, including modernization of network and systems administration functions (e.g., monitoring, logs, patching, updates). Other Characteristics bull Works on unusually complex technical problems and provides highly innovative and creative solutions. bull Develops advanced technological ideas and guides their development into a final product. bull Serves as organization spokesperson on advanced projects andor programs. Acts as advisor to management and customers on advanced technical research studies and applications. bull Works under consultative direction toward pre-determined long-range goals and objectives. bull Exercises independent judgment in methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results. bull Applies advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts. Contributes to development of new principles and concepts. bull Participates with senior managers to establish strategic plans and objectives. bull May support new business development initiatives, including bid and proposal and bases of estimate bull May support strategic initiatives within SAIC, including research and development bull May support strategic alliances with outside vendors bull Remains abreast of the newest cloud computing tools and technologies available. Required Experience, Education, and Certifications bull BABS engineering or related IT, System Engineering, or STEM degree and 5 years of related experience (or an additional 5 years of related experience in lieu of degree) bull 14 years of experience in Systems Engineering, Development, or related bull Expert level knowledge and hands on experience with Cloud Scripting and Automation is required, specifically Hashi.
Corp Terraform. bull Experience with Agile Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC). bull Experience with DevOpsDevSecOps bull Experience with at least one other Cloud platform (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, etc) bull In depth understanding of Cloud Migration methodologies and best practices bull Strong interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written) bull High level Cloud and Virtualization certifications are not a hard requirement but are very strongly preferred to demonstrate mastery o VMware Certified Professional 6 (VCP6) o AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
- Professional o MCSE Cloud Platform and Integration Other Requirements bull ship is required bull Able to obtain up to a Top Secret level DoD clearance upon request bull Location 100 telework with up to 25 travel. Desired Experience and Certifications bull Active DoD Secret (or above) clearance is strongly preferred

Qualifications

Required Experience, Education, and Certifications bull BABS engineering or related IT, System Engineering, or STEM degree and 5 years of related experience (or an additional 5 years of related experience in lieu of degree) bull 14 years of experience in Systems Engineering, Development, or related bull Expert level knowledge and hands on experience with Cloud Scripting and Automation is required, specifically Hashi.
Corp Terraform. bull Experience with Agile Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC). bull Experience with DevOpsDevSecOps bull Experience with at least one other Cloud platform (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, etc) bull In depth understanding of Cloud Migration methodologies and best practices bull Strong interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written) bull High level Cloud and Virtualization certifications are not a hard requirement but are very strongly preferred to demonstrate mastery o VMware Certified Professional 6 (VCP6) o AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
- Professional o MCSE Cloud Platform and Integration Other Requirements bull ship is required bull Able to obtain up to a Top Secret level DoD clearance upon request bull Location 100 telework with up to 25 travel. Desired Experience and Certifications bull Active DoD Secret (or above) clearance is strongly preferred

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Job Expires: November 19, 2020

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