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Job #: R-00006881
Location: WASHINGTON, DC
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

The Cloud Systems Engineer will be a member of a leading edge, dynamic technical program - NEWTTON. This program is a small development program in Washington DC with Agile Development and migration to the cloud. This development program is a workflow tool to engage linguists for the Intelligence Community.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Work with Security Engineer on documentation needed for Authority to Operate in Cloud Environment
  • Work with Tech Lead to design/architect cloud refactor for migrating existing system into AWS
  • Work with Government customers to understand requirements and priorities for Cloud Migration and Software Enhancements
  • Document Service Level Agreements between NEWTTON and other enterprises in AWS
  • Coordinates with government to mitigate dependencies associated with Software Development and Cloud Migration activities
  • Manage risks associated with Software Development and Cloud Migration activities


Basic Qualifications
  • BS/BA Degree and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters Degree with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience (in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, System Administration, Cyber Security)
  • Cleared at the Top Secret level with the ability to pass a polygraph
  • Experience with Cloud Computing Technologies/Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Strong communication skills


Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience migrating systems to the cloud
  • Experience architecting systems in AWS
  • Experience with Agile Software Development
  • Experience with Oracle Databases
  • Security+ Certification
  • AWS Certification


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 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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