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Senior Cloud Engineer


Cloud System Engineer


San Antonio, Texas, United States


Looking for an exciting opportunity to make an impact as a Senior Cloud Engineer?
1901 Group (A Leidos Company) has an exciting Cloud Engineer opportunity based in our San Antonio Texas office.

This position is slated to start 1July 2024. This is a specialized role within the Maintenance Operations Center in support of the Air Force Integrated Defensive Cyberspace System. This role within maintenance operations will focus on managing and resolving recurring issues to prevent them from affecting mission operations. This unique role will focus on Problem management associated with a mission focused, integrated IT System that is deployed worldwide.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • As part of the HNCD Infrastructure / Cloud Services Team, perform Architectural advisement and Tier 3 Engineering in support of our current legacy weapon system projects and future acquisition/deployment of Cloud Space for IDCS.
  • Establishing guardrails/instantiating security mechanisms for access, control and mgmt for each cloud environment, which includes Dev, Test and Production - for Impact Levels/Zones spanning IL4-TS and include Cloud-Native Cross-Domain-Solutions (CDS)
  • Developing IA Artifacts for ATOs (SysCat, Topologies, PPS, VA's / ACAS Scanning, etc.)
  • Transition legacy applications between Brokered, moving a SIEM from CloudOne to JWCC using AWS as the CSP
  • Sequencing the transition/migration or initial deployment of Defensive Cyber Systems (DCS) applications, both legacy and new to the IDCS Platform
  • This involves working with various Value-Stream Aligned Teams within the Branch to plan their transition to the new Architecture.
  • This may include initial deployment/sustainment of Instances/VM's or Container Clusters as the foundation for the deployed application.
  • This might also include assisting with establishing network connections over various protocols or methods... for sources residing external to the DISN or within the AFNET... and maintained via sustained bi-directional communication... for globally accessible sources.
  • This also involves accounting for space allocation/utilization (Compute, Storage & Services), so we can ensure we have the appropriate funding to support.
  • Provide surge support for current or immerging needs.
  • Establish workflows for incident response or change mgmt using Service Now (SNOW) as the platform... working with the 1901 Group.
  • Documentation of processes and procedures

Basic Qualifications.

  • BA/BS Degree Minimum 12+ years of experience as industry leader. Master’s with 10+ years’ experience as industry leader. Relevant experience will be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Must possess a current DoD Top Secret/SCI clearance single-scope background investigation. Must be a U.S. citizen.
  • Certifications: DoD 8570 IAT Level II baseline certification (CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE, CND, SSCP)
  • Hands-on experience designing and implementing cloud-native cost-effective solutions on AWS
  • Experience developing and deploying large, distributed cloud-hosted systems and the required operational models for stable application availability.
  • Excels in architecting, designing, developing, and implementing cloud native AWS platforms and services.

Original Posting Date:


While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $101,400.00 - $183,300.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.