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Staff AWS Systems Architect

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Washington
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

Category: Engineering
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Clearance Type: Top Secret
Telecommute: Yes - May Consider Full Time Teleworking for this position
Shift: 1st Shift
Travel Required: No
Positions Available: 1

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world's leading mission capability integrator, we are a trusted provider of highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies, including the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, Department of Health and Human Services, and NASA. Every day, our 10,000 employees do the can't be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Are you motivated to work in an environment that will challenge you, force you to continuously innovate, and work on solutions that make a difference for our customers? Do you want to be part of a transformation that leverages the AWS cloud to build and deliver new capabilities? If so, there is a future for you to support a portfolio of highly visible and strategic programs at Peraton that are developing solutions with Amazon Web Services (AWS).. Peraton's Civil & Health sector is seeking a Staff AWS Systems Architect to support work in Washington, DC. Telework/remote support is possible for this role. Roles & Responsibilities: --
Works as part of a team of cloud experts to develop solutions for AWS account administration, and to build and administer AWS environment
Collaborates with application teams, infrastructure engineers, software engineers, and system administrators to develop cloud solutions and hybrid solutions to bridge on premise systems with the cloud
Identifies cloud cost optimizations and efficiencies to be gained
Analyzes AWS service offerings with regards to efficiency and security posture, and makes recommendation to the customer
Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost, risk, supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems
Performs advanced systems modeling, simulation, and analysis of new and existing AWS services
Acts as a subject-matter expert to multiple tasks and/or projects
Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced systems engineers
Serves as a liaison with clients, participating in meetings as needed
Maintains current knowledge of advancements in AWS and relevant technology as assigned
Participates in special projects as required

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree and 14 years of experience -OR- a Master's Degree and 12 years of experience -OR- a PhD and 9 years of experience
Minimum of three years' experience directly working with systems hosted on Cloud platforms
Infrastructure automation experience
AWS Associate Level Certification
Demonstrated experience defining system requirements for new or existing computer systems in AWS
Demonstrated experience designing and implementing end-to-end system solutions in AWS
Knowledge of planning, design, and implementation tasks necessary to support a large enterprise system.
US Citizenship in order to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance
Preferred Qualifications:
Active Top Secret with SCI and Polygraph Clearance
Multiple AWS Associate level Certifications or AWS Professional level Certification
Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems
DevOps, SecOps, or DevSecOps experience
Experience leading technical planning and system integration workflows and methods.
STEM Degree
The yearly compensation range for this role is: Minimum $155,000 to Maximum $200,000. The successful candidate will be offered a yearly compensation that aligns with their individual skills and experience as it directly relates to the position requirements. In addition to the yearly salary, Peraton provides a variety of benefits to include: health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO). We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

Keywords: Northrop Grumman, Washington DC , Staff AWS Systems Architect, Other , Washington, DC

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