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Job #: R-00020355
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Description

Job Description:

The REACTS program is looking for a pro-active SME level Cloud Architect and Engineer with a broad range of skills to develop and deploy the latest generation of solutions to our intelligence customers. This person will aid in every part of the delivery cycle, from engagement with senior customers to software development as a forward-deployed member of Agile teams.

Primary Responsibilities

Leverage knowledge and skills associated with cloud-first and AWS native architectures. 

Leverage knowledge and skills associated with AWS Console, CLI, and Manage Services

Utilizing cloud services to build infrastructure as code in an automated fashion

Implement DevSecOps including Auto-scaled architectures for rebuilds

Use knowledge for IT systems to include, but not limited to;

  • Linux baselines: CentOS and Ubuntu, Bash Scripting and hardening protocols
  • Micro-Services: building decoupled systems, utilizing RESTful endpoints and lightweight systems
  • Data Management: landing zones, data lakes, and data movement restrictions for security
  • Development: Modern coding principles, continuous integration pipelines, and automation first implementations
  • Security: Understanding of information security postures for members of the Intelligence Community, engineering of secure solutions, and experience providing security documentation
  • Operations: continuous deployments, rip and replace architectures, dynamic monitoring, and quick-response operations up-time
  • CI/CD tools: Git and Jenkins

Basic Qualifications

  • Candidate must have an active TS/SCI with polygraph
  • Candidate must have Master’s degree with 15+ years of prior relevant experience or Doctorate with 13+ years of prior relevant experience.  Additional years of experience can be accepted in lieu of a degree.

Preferred Qualifications 

  • AWS certifications, like associates and developer
  • At least 2 years of C2S experience
  • Demonstrated experience of the following;
    • Cloud formation
    • Serverless architectures and implementations
    • Big data solutions for data lake implementations (Elasticsearch)
    • Managing complex Sponsor relationships and requirements gathering
    • Experience with migrating workloads to the cloud
    • Injecting detailed technical direction into teams for adoption

NSOINT

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Systems Engineering

Leidos

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.

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