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Job #: R-00022088-OTHLOC-PL-2D2293
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Systems Integration
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Corporate

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Job Description:

Leidos Corporate IT Group has an immediate opening for a Senior Application Engineer.  We're looking for a talented engineer who enjoys bridging the gap between applications and infrastructure. If you have a passion for the latest cloud technologies and thrive in challenging environments, then this may be an opportunity for you. The ideal candidate for this role will have experience in software development, systems administration, deployment automation, quality assurance, and monitoring. As a core member of the technology team, your domain will extend from the cloud, to virtually any enterprise application supporting the corporation.  As a senior member of the team, you will take ownership of several applications and help mentor junior members.

Ideally, we're looking for someone who can support this role from Orlando - FL or Reston - VA but we will also consider 100% telecommute for the right candidate.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Work closely with the development team to integrate their products into production in AWS and private/hybrid cloud environments
  • Take ownership of several applications and help mentor junior members
  • Provide Tier 3 support of our products and services
  • Build engineering automation and productivity tools to streamline and scale applications in the production environment
  • Embrace emerging standards while promoting best practices in order to push the limits of what can be done.
  • Advise, collaborate with, and synthesize feedback from Engineering and Product Management
  • Provision, installation/configuration, operation and maintenance of systems hardware and infrastructure
  • Provide Systems Administration support for various project and operational needs
  • Establish, contribute and maintain system security standards
  • Perform real-time system monitoring, verifying the integrity of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes
  • Provide on-call after hours support (on rotation)

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Bachelor's degree and at least 8 years of development operations experience. Additional years of relevant experience will be considered in lieu of Bachelor's degree
  • Experience with Linux and Windows Server
  • A solid Ops foundation - you’re always thinking “What happens if this fails” when you build things
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills and willing to “dig deep”
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • US citizenship is required and able to obtain security clearance

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Experience with AWS Cloud 
  •  Secure Dev Ops technology such as Atlassian suite, Jenkins, Bamboo, Kubernetes, Ansible Tower, Artifactory

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

Yes

Clearance Level Required:

None

Travel:

No

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Systems Integration

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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