Job was saved successfully.
Job was removed from Saved Jobs.

Job Details

Senior AWS Connect Engineer/Developer


Senior Developer


Baltimore, Maryland, United States


Leidos is seeking a Senior AWS Connect Engineer/Developer to be part of the mission solution and help lead SSA’s Digital Modernization Strategy. Join one of our high performing teams responsible for building the next-generation enterprise APIs and modern responsive user interfaces, supporting the Social Security Administration (SSA) and their mission to meet the changing needs of the public, positively impacting at least 65 million American lives per month. We are a team of forward-looking professionals in need of a strong candidate with these key required skills: The Senior AWS Connect Engineer/Developer Lead will serve as a Senior Architect/Developer for the AWS Connect development and deployment focused on the Customer support and assistance service center. The successful candidate will have fluency in AWS Connect design and development principles and work with stakeholders to develop enterprise business solutions that leverages industry processes and best practices.

If this sounds like a mission you want to be a part of, keep reading!


Your passion and values might be a good fit for our teams if you answer “yes” to the following questions:

  • Are you looking for a company that puts employees first, with a focus on career, flexibility, and well-being?
  • Do you enjoy collaborating with colleagues and teammates and believe that the best ideas are fostered in an inclusive environment?
  • Are you searching for a team with a strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive for daily mission success?
  • Are you comfortable with proactive outward communication and technical leadership?
  • Do you enjoy being a catalyst, solving complex problems, and providing innovative solutions?
  • Do you have the flexibility, creativity, and resilience to pivot the mission for success?
  • Do you have the courage to make tough ethical decisions with pride, transparency, and respect?


Our teams are dedicated to supporting new team members in an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. Experienced team members will be assigned to new hires for one-on-one mentoring, collaborative reviews, and coaching on customer engagement to help each new hire successfully onboard and demonstrate their skills. Projects and tasks are assigned in a way that leverages your strengths and will help you further develop your skillset.


Every position we take is more rewarding when you know the why behind it. Know your work makes a difference to support those who need it most. If your passion is enabling life changing service to those around, you this is the place for you. Find you passion in a team environment where all members are valued regardless of contractor or employee status. Find your “Why” with us and take your place in our Leidos Family!!

  • Design, develop and implement AWS Connect processes to include new or modifications to applications, forms, workflow, policies, actions, access control, interfaces, and any other configurations required to support client processes.
  • Provide recommendations for enhancing existing operations and provide recommendations for new updates or modifications.
  • Support and enhance existing processes based on new requirements or upgrades.
  • Facilitate requirements gathering, review and document requirements.
  • Design and develop solutions within the ServiceNow environment.

FOUNDATION FOR SUCCESS (Basic Qualifications)

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, or a related field and 12 years of experience. Experience may be substituted in lieu of degree.
  • 7 years of experience working with large enterprise framework
  • 7 years of hands-on experience working with AWS Cloud platform
  • 3 years of hands-on experience working with Amazon Connect
  • 3 years of experience using Node.js, Python or Java for development
  • 3 years of experience in designing call routing & messaging
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Public Trust. Contract requirement.

*** Selected candidate must reside within two (2) hours of SSA Headquarters in Woodlawn, MD

*** Selected candidate must be willing to work on-site at least 2 days a week.


These skills will help you succeed in this position:

  • Knowledge or experience with CCaaS with Artificial Intelligence (AI) strategies and solutions.
  • Knowledge and experience with integrating Pega workflows with CCaaS.
  • Knowledge and experience with building reports and dashboards preferably with Tableau.
  • Solid AWS Cloud and AWS Connect Developer experience.
  • Extensive experience and knowledge with IVR, Automatic Call Distribution (ACD), Skill-Based Routing, Live Chat.
  • Experience with process flow documentation creation.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.


Showcase your knowledge of modern development through the following experience or skills:

  • Adept at working independently, but also in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated experience delivering technology solutions in a fast-paced, deadline driven enterprise environment.
  • Excellent understanding of change management, testing requirements, techniques, and tools to ensure high availability of systems.
  • Prior Federal government experience.
  • Self-starter, highly motivated individual who adapts to a dynamic work environment.
  • Strong attention to detail with an ability to operate effectively across multiple priorities.

At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers’ success. We empower our teams and contribute to our communities. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business. Every position we take is more rewarding when you know the why behind it. Know your work makes a difference to support those who need it most. If your passion is enabling life changing service to those around, you this is the place for you. Find your passion in a team environment where all members are valued regardless of contractor or employee status. We are excited for you to take your place in our Leidos Family.

Are you an US citizen, US resident, or Visa candidate and think you might fit? We recommend you apply and start the conversation today! Join us in supporting our SSA contracts in Woodlawn, Maryland.


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 $122,200.00 - $220,900.00

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.