Site Reliability Engr

  • SAIC, Inc
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • Aug 18, 2021

Job Description



The National Security Customer Group of SAIC is seeking a Senior Principal Site Reliability Engineer, to support Platform One.  Platform One is building an infrastructure-agnostic platform, to support the Department of Defense’s (DoD) vast infrastructure options, including — Government clouds, on premise, disconnected, and classified environments. 

Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Black Label program office is working with other PMO and AFCYBER product development teams to deliver Offensive Cyber Operations (OCO) / Information Warfare (IW) capabilities by delivering and supporting a DevSecOps platform (Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) Kubernetes compliant) with accredited and secured hardened containers built from the DoD Centralized Artifacts Repository (DCAR), named Iron Bank, in order to support the AFCYBER’s ability to field operational capabilities faster.  This process will be compliant with the published DoD Enterprise DevSecOps Reference Design and meet all regulatory testing and cybersecurity requirements while encouraging DoD-wide reciprocity and expertise.

SAIC will provide Agile frameworks such as Kanban and Scrum as needed and will ensure all product backlog are properly defined and sized.  Black Label is deploying DevSecOps Platform (DSOP) in multiple gov cloud environments from Unclassified to Top Secret, including Special Access Programs; with the intent to make these hybrid cloud solutions viable for OCO development.

The candidate for this position will directly support building the DevSecOps platform capabilities for the government software systems.


  • Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; other work experience and certifications considered in lieu of degree requirements
  • Experience developing and maintaining Cloud Native Architectures and in a Zero Trust environment
  • Expertise in classified and unclassified networks
  • Experienced in developing, testing, and maintaining containerized applications utilizing docker, kubernetes, Openshift, etc., and hardening of containers via DoD best practices.
  • Working knowledge of Identity Management from a cloud ops perspective, instead of account/product focus
  • Maintaining classified and unclassified networks
  • Develop and maintain required automation and tooling to quickly deploy and manage applications.      
  • An active TS/SCI security clearance                                              

Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with Agile, Scrum, or Kanban frameworks
  • DevOps or DevSecOps certification or training
  • Other applicable AWS or Azure certifications, Security certifications