Leidos
Cloud Systems Engineer
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Location: US-VA-Alexandria Map
Posted: 10/11/2019
Closing: 11/10/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Leidos
Job description

Description



Job Requisition:

Cloud Systems Engineer



Job Description:

The Leidos Spatial Solutions team is looking for an experienced Cloud Systems Engineer to assist with standing up and contributing to some testing, development, and operations environments for a government customer. This role will support a full range of systems engineering activities, including requirements analysis, cost control methodologies, Engineering Review activities, and special projects that will require individual ownership of program level design implementations.


This position can be located in Gaithersburg, MD, Chantilly, VA or Alexandria, VA



Primary Roles & Responsibilities:

Primary responsibilities will involve the development and automation scripts to deploy elements of the software baseline ranging from large COTS to small custom services and the stand up and configuration and upkeep of AMIs to support deployments. As part of an agile team, the candidate will participate in sprint and release level team activities, and technical exchange meetings in support of program objectives. Additional work may be required to support development team activities during automation integration activities, this may involve interaction with government and other contractors to build a successful working product and the collaborative troubleshooting of issues.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must currently possess a Top Secret clearance; with ability to obtain a Polygraph post hire
  • Requires BS degree and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 – 6 years of prior relevant experience; OR 4 years additional experience in lieu of degree
  • Proficient in either software development projects or software integration projects in a service-oriented environment (Cloud, SOA, Web-Services) or virtualization environment.
  • Proficient in AWS/Cloud technologies
  • Understanding of code baseline management
  • Knowledge of the Architectural, SW Development and SW Sustainment Practices
  • Proactive self-starter demonstrating a positive, willing attitude and excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Organizational Skills: Can plan and prioritize work. Follows tasks to their logical conclusion and makes sure that everything has been done to the right standard. Good attention to detail.
  • Communications: Ability to communicate clearly and efficiently to team members and clients, verbally and in writing. Able to present ideas in a variety of ways depending upon audience and context.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • TS/SCI with Polygraph
  • Experience with ArcGIS/ESRI automation
  • AWS Solutions Architect, AWS Developer, Certification(s)
  • Experience with cloud-based architectures
  • Native cloud templating services like AWS Cloud Formation –
  • Team Collaboration tools (Jira, Confluence, Hipchat/RocketChat/Mattermost)
  • Familiar with cross domain architectures at various levels
  • Experience with Engineering Review Boards and Change Management



External Referral Bonus:

Eligible



Potential for Telework:

No



Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret



Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time



Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40



Shift:

Day



Requisition Category:

Professional



Job Family:

Systems Engineering

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Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé].

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

Cloud Systems Engineer