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Job #: R-00007615
Location: Lorton, VA
Category: Software Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

The Civil team at Leidos currently has an opening for a NVC Cloud Engineer to work in Lorton, VA. This is an exciting opportunity to use your experience helping the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has a continuing requirement for Secure Enterprise Network Systems, Services, & Support (SENS3) for the continued operations, maintenance, and evolution of the Homeland Secure Data Network (HSDN) and the Classified Local Area Network (C-LAN).

This position will enable services and data transfers from low to high and high to low enclaves managed by SENS3 for DHS.

Primary Responsibilities:

Provide support for DHS National Vetting Center (NVC) mission as a cloud engineering in support of Windows, scripting, and other management. Perform in a Cloud engineering role responsible for the design, configuration, testing, and deployment of Cloud resources in support of the DHS component, Intelligence and Analysis (I&A). Apply knowledge of the latest trends in Cloud engineering to support the deployment of Web services and solutions enabling the automation of data discovery and support higher orders of analysis. Engage with client-facing teams to consult and drive the creation of new Cloud computing environments.

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelors' Degree with 10 years' of applicable experience or 4 additional years' of experience in lieu of degree.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI Clearance with DHS EOD
  • Must have 2+ years JAVA experience.
  • Create and modify infrastructure code to deploy AWS environments
  • Identify and implement tools to improve existing environments (CI/CD, monitoring, logging)
  • Work with the developers and support their infrastructure needs
  • Handle complex work tasks and deliverables and apply best practices in the resolution of technical challenges
  • Have a creative, innovative approach to solving complex technical challenges, while collaborating and communicating effectively within the team for consistency in approach
  • Communicate verbally and/or in writing, and interact with client team members
  • Manage a queue of backlog activities and seeks guidance on prioritization of work tasks.


Additional Qualifications
  • AWS and its native services
  • Scripting (Bash, Python, Powershell)
  • Configuration Management
  • Deployment management (AWS CodeDeploy)


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 32,000 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 spam.leidos@leidos.com .

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.

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