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Job #: R-00072297
Location: Washington, DC
Category: Systems Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $5000
Group: Intelligence

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos has an exciting opening for an Senior Technical Leader-AWS Cloud in the beautiful Patriots Plaza area in Washington, DC!

You must have experience with cloud migration; windows server; SW development and be an AWS Certified Associate. A minimum of an active TS clearance up front is required, and you must be interested in upgrading your clearance to the TS/SCI Polygraph level. This role comes with an additional week of PTO (paid time off).

Our program provides full lifecycle Agile Software Development and O&M for our systems and works to develop and maintain a translation workflow tool to facilitate linguistics for the Intelligence Community.

The Sr. Technical Lead will work daily with the Program Manager, Customer and contracting teammates advising on program schedules, milestones, planning and stakeholder engagement as well as validating and developing technical implementation, execution and other program necessities. Additionally, the successful Technical Lead will be hands on researching, building and developing innovative improvements for our system.

You will provide hands on interaction and direction with the entire team determining and prioritizing program objectives both present and future. The On-site Technical Lead will coordinate the O&M cycle with the schedule of activities on-site for efficient deployment of upgrades and modifications. The position enacts the protocols prescribed by the software engineering methodology into the physical and virtual workplace environments. The position will also lead the cloud migration and development of new cloud environments.

Primary Responsibilities

Provide technical direction and leadership to a team of Software Developers, Testers, System Administrators, and Database Administrator

Develop tasks for Cloud Migration and Cloud Enhancement implementing cloud tools to increase value and stability for the customer

Provides strong technical direction and leadership to both operations team and development team

Perform engineering studies and prototype for future system and architecture enhancements

Provide the following engineering practices for the language translation workflow tool:

Formulate systems or subsystems architecture and design

Formulate systems or subsystems requirements

Develop systems or subsystems

Direct integration of tools / technologies / systems

Manage Agile software development cycles

Provide strategic vision from a technical and execution perspective adding value to the customer

Work side by side with the PM to influence, shape and execute customer priorities

Basic Qualifications

Requires Masters degree with 15 – 20 years of prior relevant experience with 10+ years of prior relevant experience (in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, System Administration, Cyber Security)

Must have an active Top Secret clearance, and be open and clearable to the TS/SCI Polygraph clearance level

Ten or more years of experience performing highly complex software engineering activities using "state-of-the-art" software engineering concepts and software techniques

Must be Amazon Web Services Certified Associate

Strong demonstrated working experience in both software development and operations management

Self-starter with the ability to tackle ambiguous tasks and shape the team to execute contract requirements

Experience with migration and operation of systems to an Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud environment

Agile software development experience

A professional background in Systems Engineering / Cloud Architecture / Software Development

Experience with Cloud Computing Technologies/Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Strong communication skills

Can work independently of direct supervision

Ability working and engaging the customer almost daily

Experience architecting systems in AWS

Demonstrated knowledge of government cloud systems and architecture on all enclaves

Preferred Qualifications

Experience migrating systems to the cloud

Experience with Agile Software Development

Experience with Oracle Databases

SAFe Scaled Agilist Certification

Pay Range:

Covid Guidance for the US

In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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