Chief Cloud Architect/Engineer
Description: Leidos has an immediate opening for a Chief Cloud Architect/Engineer at Reston, VA. Job description: The Chief Architect/Engineer will lead the planning, definition, design and integration of cloud services, Will guide a team of systems and software application engineers in refactoring and migrating applications from data centers to cloud services platforms. Will lead the team in determining and implementing cloud-based and DevOps technology selection, evaluation, policy recommendation and configurations; and provides cloud platform and applications patterns development. Will provide cloud platform and services consultation to Government customers, develops and matures internal corporate cloud and application migration offerings. Develop and institute deep understanding of business and user requirements, and design and implement solutions accordingly. Studies industry best practices for cloud service provider (Ie, AWS, Azure, Oracle, IBM), technical offerings, and provides deep evaluation of tools and services to provide best-of-breed solutions to Government customers. Job responsibilities: Requires deep management and leadership knowledge to lead cross-family projects, and program teams. Chief Cloud Architect Engineer will direct activities that have significant impact on the achievement of results for the Cloud Platform and Applications Hosting. Work requires a high degree of responsibility for resources, and frequently influences organizational or operational decisions made by leadership. Qualifications: Education and Experience: BA/BS or equivalent experience and 12+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10+ years or prior relevant experience. 10+ years as a Senior Network and Applications Engineer with emphasis in Cloud Computing. Active Secret Clearance to be considered. Required Certifications: Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) in Cloud Platform and Infrastructure. Desired Certifications: Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer. AWS Solutions Architect. Master-level experience with AWS and Azure Cloud Platforms. Hands-on experience with DevOps Tools for monitoring, code storage, automation, agile development and management. External Referral Eligible. Leidos Overview: Leidos is a global science and technology solutions 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 pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.