SAIC is looking for a highly motivated Junior Cloud Engineer to support projects and initiatives in our Solutions Technology Group. The selected candidate will demonstrate experience with and enthusiasm for Cloud architecture, automation, and security.
Designs, plans, and integrates cloud computing and virtualization systems using infrastructure as code and modern cloud-native deployment techniques such as DevOps and/or DevSecOps.
Develops and conducts testing of cloud and virtualization systems.
Develops automation scripts for efficient deployment and operations of cloud and virtualization systems.
Maintains technical expertise relevant to industry standards and best practices in cloud computing.
Evaluates and reports on new cloud and virtualization technologies to enhance capabilities of cloud-based and virtualized services.
May also provide systems engineering activities such as: Concept of Operations Formulation, Requirements Definition, Analysis and Engineering, System Architecting, System Analysis and Design, Interface and Data Architectures, Validation and Verification, System Integration, System & Op. Performance Analysis, Lifecycle Cost Analysis & Estimation, Decision Analysis and Physical Configuration Analysis (PCA).
Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.
Use and apply cloud computing standards, principles, best practices, and theories to solve a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity.
Follow established procedures to complete work assignments.
Remains abreast of the newest cloud computing tools and technologies available.
Required Experience, Education, and Certifications :
BA/BS engineering or related IT, System Engineering, or STEM degree (or additional experience in lieu of degree, or a combination of education and experience)
2 years of experience working in Cloud environments
Experience with scripting and automation
Understanding of security frameworks, such as NIST
Strong interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written)
At least one Cloud certification from a major cloud provider is strongly preferred
Those authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship are encouraged to apply.ship is required
Up to 10% travel may be required
Able to obtain and maintain Public Trust or DoD clearance, upon request.
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