Infrastructure Chief Engineer

  • SAIC

Full Time


    • Engineer
    • Engineering
    • Systems
    • Test
    • SAP
    • VM
    • IT
    • Security
    • Bash

    Job Description

    Job ID: 2303657


    Date Posted: 2023-05-01

    Category: Engineering and Sciences

    Subcategory: Systems Engineer

    Schedule: Full-time

    Shift: Day Job

    Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

    Minimum Clearance Required: Top Secret

    Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI with Poly

    Potential for Remote Work: No


    SAIC is seeking an Infrastructure Engineer to provide infrastructure/cloud support to Space Test and Training Command's National Test and Training Complex in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

    The following represents a general overview of duties and responsibilities:
    • Support definition, acquisition, and management of the multiple different networks, at all classification levels to include SAP/SAR, that the NSTTC needs to develop, acquire, field, and operate range capabilities (e.g. SW development, operations, systems engineering & analysis, etc.)
    • Guiding creation and management of cloud application development and operations resources including Virtual Private Connections (VPC) and Virtual Machines (VM) Iaas, PaaS and SaaS (compute, storage network, security, administration, automation, application services, databases) in either native cloud or hybrid-cloud environments
    • Facilitating development of Infrastructure as Code and supporting deployments
    • Advising the Government on the current and future IT infrastructure needs of the NSTTC, to include data centers that meet NSTTC requirements
    • Supporting requirement development and technical evaluations of proposals
    • Identifying potential risks with the architecture and working with the government on mitigations
    • Developing and maintaining a vision of the next steps of the NSTTC IT infrastructure

    • Bachelor and Eighteen (18) years or more experience, Masters and sixteen (16) years or more experience, PhD and fifteen years or more experience
    • Must have a current background investigation commensurate with Top Secret security clearance and adjudicated for SCI eligibility access (consent to a counter-intelligence polygraph examination)
    • DoD 8570 IAM Level II certified
    • Experience with establishing and managing data centers
    • Experience in establishing and managing classified networks
    • Experience in engineering technical solutions to meet infrastructure, IT, and mission needs
    • Desired Qualifications:
    • Master's Degree in engineering, computer science, or a related field
    • Professional certification (e.g., INCOSE CSEP, SAFe, etc.)
    • Experience in the National Security Space and, or the Space Control mission area
    • Experience working in U.S. Government space and or ground system program office
    • Cloud Certification
    • Experience with migrating both customer built and enterprise apps to the cloud from on-prem
    • Experience in building and deploying systems on a Red Hat OpenStack Platform, using CI/CD frameworks and Infrastructure automation
    • Experience in scripting experience/background with PowerShell and Bash DevOps tool chains (e.g., Git, Jenkins, Puppet, Chef, etc.) and container platforms like Docker and Kubernetes Cloud services configuration, automation, and operations
      Experience working in agile scrum teams

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    Target salary range: $175,001 - $200,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

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