Cloud Architecture Systems Engineer (Dev Ops)

Employer
Sierra Space
Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Jun 02, 2021
Closes
Jun 11, 2021
Ref
2038405875
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Are you a bold thinker? We dream big at Sierra Nevada Corporation-advocating the exploration of space, keeping service members safe and creating the systems that keep our world united and sustain our way of living. Join our team! As a Systems Engineer, you will be using your skills and expertise to research, architect, model, simulate, test, certify and improve cutting edge products and services. You'll be developing complex system architectures within contextual modeling platforms, ushering them from operational concept through preliminary and detailed design, simulation, and test using progressive tools. As a cross-functional engineer, you are in charge of system-level ownership of new products and processes through the product lifecycle. The Mission Solutions and Technologies (MST) business area provides affordable, turn-key command/control, communications, integrated ISR, force protection and security solutions worldwide. The MST team has a long legacy of supporting the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, commercial and international customers with years of experience in platform operations, engineering and full lifecycle management across domains - air, land, sea, space and cyber. Learn more about MSTMust-haves:Bachelor's of Science degree in System Engineering or related discipline and typically 5 or more years of relevant experienceDemonstrated knowledge of engineering principles and practices Experience working in multi-disciplinary design and development teamsAn active Top Secret with SCI eligibility US Security Clearance is required. Learn more about the background check process for Security Clearances Preferred:Advanced Experience with distributed Cloud Computing environments from both configuration, architecture and deploymentPerform Big Data pipeline setup for deployments and prepare documentation to support configurations upgradesSetup and maintain monitoring of technical performance and statistics of core AWS servicesExperience setting up and maintaining workforce identity solutionsBackground in the defense industry supporting active Intelligence Programs and OperationsCommunicate and coordinate with Product Managers, Solutions Architects, Data Scientists and Data EngineersHands on experiencing working with Amazon Web Services and architecture solutions against its core servicesExperience with Python and Pyspark programmingExperience supporting production 24/7 systems architecturesExperience in Linux AdministrationAt least 3 years of Amazon Web Services ExperienceKnowledge of the following AWS Services: EC2, S3, Route 53, Lamda, Cloudwatch, ELB/ALB, IAMKnowledge of the following services, Okta, SparkExperience working with different types to data integration and configuration management of systems.Strong scripting experience with proficiency in Python and BASH IMPORTANT NOTICE: This position requires current/active Top Secret with SCI eligibility US Security Clearance. US Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active US Security Clearance for employment. Non-U.S. Citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Department of Defense Consolidated Adjudications Facility (DoD CAF), a federal government agency, handles the adjudicative aspects of the security clearance eligibility process for industry applicants. Adjudicative factors which affect the outcome of the eligibility determination include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and illegal drug use. At Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) we deliver customer-focused technology and best-of-breed integrations in the aerospace and defense sectors. SNC has been honored as one of the most innovative US companies in space, a Tier One Superior Supplier for the US Air Force, and as one of America's fastest-growing companies. Learn more about SNC SNC offers annual incentive pay based upon performance that is commensurate with the level of the position. SNC offers a generous benefit package, including medical, dental, and vision plans, 401(k) with 150% match up to 8%, life insurance, 3 weeks paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and more. Sierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer- Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran, or any other protected statuspursuant to applicable local, state or federal law, ordinance or regulation.

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