CACI International Cloud Engineering Lead in Reston, Virginia
Cloud Engineering Lead
Job Category: Information Technology
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: TS/SCI with Polygraph
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: None
Type of Travel: None
CACI’s Agile Solution Factory (ASF) is hiring a Cloud Engineering Lead in Northern Virginia! Join this passionate team of industry-leading individuals supporting Best Practices in Agile Software Development for the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC) and Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI
This team will support all NCTC directorates and offices in one of the most dynamic technology missions in the federal government. Our team will help NCTC achieve superior technology integration, automation, innovation, cost savings, and efficiency through the application of Agile-based methodologies and modern DevSecOps practices – including integrated testing and transformative processes to support current and future mission requirements. The ASF is a purpose-built software factory delivering the promise of agile-at-scale for some of the government’s largest enterprise challenges.
ASF programs thrive in a culture of innovation and modernization and are constantly seeking individuals who can bring creative ideas to solve complex problems (both technical and procedural) at the team and portfolio levels. The ability to be adaptable and work constructively in a fast-paced mission environment with technically diverse and geographically separated teams is crucial.
More About the Role
CACI is looking for a Cloud Engineering Lead with cloud-native technology architecture, software engineering, infrastructure engineering, agile scrum experience, and project facilitation abilities to support NCTC’s critical national security mission. This role will be responsible for cloud system plans and strategies; design, development, and deployment of applications into a cloud or hybrid cloud; and implementation of enterprise infrastructure and platforms required for cloud computing.
What You’ll Get to Do
As the Cloud Engineering Lead, you will have the opportunity to develop IT cloud strategies, roadmaps, architectural products, systems, and deliverables for 30+ mission critical applications across the enterprise.
Advise on the feasibility of large-scale transformation and migration initiatives for all phases of projects from inception to completion.
Plan transformations across and within application portfolios and advocate technological application programs to achieve long-range objectives.
Help evolve NCTC’s technology vision by delivering a rigorous approach to IT Cloud modernization and transformations across the enterprise.
Develop the strategy and architecture to migrate dozens of programs to the cloud in government-only regions of Amazon Web Services (AWS) and potentially other clouds.
Support and strengthen governance and cloud migration frameworks.
Provide expertise to ensure innovative ideas and emerging cloud technologies are aligned with strategic, mission, and operational goals.
Perform technologyliaison leadership to facilitate, collaborate, and integrate impactful and advanced technical solutions for large-scale mission impacts across the agency.
Collaborate with end user facing teams to define technology migration strategies and approaches.
Performs Architecture reviews as required, ensuring initiatives are aligned with future state(s).
You’ll Bring These Qualifications
10-15 years of IT and IT Management experience related to the role.
College degree (B.S.) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Management Systems or a related discipline. Additional experience acceptable in lieu of degree.
An ODNI ISSA/TS with Poly, or equivalent clearance capable of cross-over.
Working knowledge common, multi-tiered application architectures and legacy modernization approaches.
A minimum of ten years of experience directly supporting cloud architecture design, development, implementation, and maintenance.
A minimum of one of the following professional certifications: Professional Cloud Solutions Architect (PCSA) or AWS Solutions Architect (Professional).
These Qualifications Would Be Nice to Have
Experience with big-data cloud-computing infrastructure solutions in AWS or Azure (DataBricks,Elastic Stack, MapReduce, etc.).
Experience supporting highly distributed applications.
Experience leading cross-functional technology teams.
One of the following AWS Certifications: AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner, AWS Certified SysOps Administrator (Associate), AWS Certified DevOps Engineer (Professional) -or- AWS Certified Big Data (Specialty)
Experience utilizing Agile and DevSecOps methodologies in modern application development lifecycles.
Experience working with programming languages such as Java, C++, JSON, PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby, Pig/Hive, and/or Elixir.
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success
Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.
As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.