Cloud Solutions Architect (50% Telework - Secret clearance) Job

Cloud Solutions Architect (50% Telework - Secret clearance) (Job Number:440254)


Job Description

Will be required up to 50% of the time to be at the customer location at MacDill AFB, Tampa, FL.
- SAIC is seeking a Cloud and Digital Infrastructure Solution Architect to help define and develop new capabilities and new business for the company.
- The successful candidate will apply technical and customer domain knowledge in support of all aspects of technical proposal solution development.
- Leveraging domain expertise, the candidate will develop a comprehensive understanding of customer requirements and lead the development of a complete solution meeting all technical requirements resulting in a price competitive proposal.
- The successful candidate will be responsible for developing technical solutions, supporting internal research and development projects, engaging with current and potential customers to develop new business, and working across the company to provide expertise in a variety of requirements.
- While this is a telecommute-friendly role, the ideal candidate will reside in the Tampa Bay area and have broad contacts across industry and government.
- The Cloud and Digital Infrastructure Solution Architect leverages domain expertise, develops comprehensive understanding of customer requirements, and leads the development of complete solutions meeting all technical requirements resulting in price competitive proposals.
- Coordinates assignments of technical personnel to proposal efforts.
- Coordinates with team member technical leadership and technical contributors on solution development, proposal writing, and estimating.
- Writes and reviews proposals.
- Oversees the development of basis of estimates (BOE).
- Provides subject matter expertise to meet customer technical, schedule and cost requirements.
- Meets with customers on SAIC's capabilities, services and solutions for capture efforts.
- Provides solution-related technical support after award as needed.

This position will provide direct support to SAIC’s USCENTCOM customer to plan and migrate services to cloud solutions, including:
- Provide technical evaluation of services and solutions to be migrated to cloud technologies
- Provide recommendations on services to migrate, technologies to adopt, and the methodologies with which to use
- Train and assist existing staff to facilitate adoption of cloud technologies
- Develop key milestones and decision points supporting a methodical Roadmap plan to migrate services at appropriate times over several years
- Provide expertise, analysis, and recommendations to operational staffs in order to minimize disruption of services and to efficiently utilize organizational processes
- Provide technical assessment of operational risks, impacts, and benefits adopting recommended cloud technologies
- Identify recommended, long-term changes in processes, staff, and organization required to support services within cloud solutions
- The ideal candidate will exhibit an exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity, and resourcefulness, and be able to apply and develop highly advanced principles, theories and concepts.
- The Cloud and Digital Infrastructure Solution Architect is viewed as an expert in the field, and participates with senior management to establish strategic plans and objectives.
- An SAIC solution architect is often instrumental in attracting and obtaining major new company business.



Required Attributes:
- Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, or closely-related discipline, plus nine (9) years or more of related experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience.
- Must have significant technical experience as an engineer or architect in software, systems, networking, cloud technologies, or related area, with documented successes in design, implementation, and documentation of complex systems
- Focus on cloud integration/migration, process/organizational transformation, VMware/AWS/Azure technologies, or IT service management
- Demonstrated experience writing and presenting on technical topics for varied audiences
- Previous experience working on government, military, or intelligence agency programs
- Demonstrated industry engagement and contribution
- Up to 50% availability on the customer location at MacDill AFB, Tampa, Florida, up to 25% travel, with the balance of time as telework
- U.S. Department of Defense active Secret clearance
- U.S. citizenship required

Desired Attributes:
- Experience with DellEMC cloud tools Adaptivity, Boomi, or Pivotal Cloud Foundry
- Professional certification in a mainstream cloud service provider area (AWS, Azure, etc)
- Professional certification in a mainstream business process area (Agile, PMP, ITIL, etc)
- Professional certification in a mainstream cybersecurity area (CISSP, CEH, etc)
- Experience developing and integrating software in cloud deployments
- Experience leading technical teams

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC's approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see My SAIC Benefits. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Sep 19, 2018, 5:07:21 PM
Primary Location: United States-FL-TAMPA
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI
Potential for Teleworking: Yes
Travel: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

Other Locations: United States-FL-ORLANDO, United States-FL-FLEXWORK
Full time
Tampa, FL 33601, US