SAIC is seeking a Cloud Data Center Architect to join our dynamic, El Segundo, CA based team. This is a Space Command and Control (C2) role on the Horizon contract for SMC/ECX and the U.S. Space Force (USSF). Selected candidate will contribute a blend of technical expertise, excellent communication skills and senior level architecture, design and engineering knowledge to provide a truly global, federated, multi-tenant enterprise private cloud solution for the USSF. Ideal candidate will possess the technical background and mastery of Data Center/Private Cloud/IaaS design and deployment specializing in next generation security solutions focused on the concepts of Zero Trust and micro-segmentation in a multi-tenant environment. This requires the abily and capability to evaluate performance results, perform risk assessments and recommend changes affecting the private cloud data center architecture and design. Candidate is also expected to have in-depth knowledge of data center and IaaS operations, be able to identify and mitigate current IaaS issues, and create strategic plans that focus on expanding data center operations.
The position directly supports the SMC/ECX customer on-site to provide advisory and assistance in the day to day management of Data Center contractors while representing the team and the customer at various configuration and requirements boards to help define technical policy, support estimation of tenant needs for resource planning and review standard operating procedures and other technical documentation for impacts to infrastructure resources within the data center. This requires strong presentation skills with proficiency in MS Office Suite and Visio for writing and editing technical documentation and standard operation procedures.
COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. Full vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work onsite at an SAIC location. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer requirements which may include mandatory vaccination, mandatory attestation regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory weekly or bi-weekly testing.