IT Cloud Architect Sr

in Hill AFB, UT

IT Cloud Architect Sr Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    81524BR

  • Job Location

    Hill AFB, UT 84056, US

  • Job Category

    Engineering & Technology

  • Job Type

    Full-Time

  • Clearance Level

    Top Secret

  • Career Level

    Experienced

  • Travel

    <10%

Job Description

At BAE Systems, we promote a strong, collaborative culture and provide our employees with the tools and skills they need to succeed. We are about trust, camaraderie, and a shared ambition to solve some of the world’s most complex challenges. You will get to work alongside a team of talented professionals who are passionate about their work and the mission. We offer competitive benefits, a flexible work environment to support work/life balance, and a learning environment to further develop you professionally. Come be a part of a company that is driven to improve our customers, our future, and to protect our freedom. We are developing the technology of tomorrow, delivered today. Drawing strength from our differences, we’re innovating for the future. And you can, too!

We are seeking an IT Cloud Architect Sr to support the Air and Space Force Solutions (ASFS) Strategic Systems Information Services team. As an IT Cloud Architect Sr, you will work as a technical team member to develop, adapt, and maintain secure, scalable, and repeatable solutions for cloud networks, platforms, and applications. You will innovate and identify opportunities to improve processes and solutions. You will collaborate with BAE Systems and customer/mission partners to maintain a multidisciplinary focus for this large-scale project.

In this role you will:

  • Provide technical expertise throughout the development life cycle and focus on delivery of quality solutions

  • Mentor cloud technical team members on technical decision making, code reviews, and enforcing best practices and standards

  • Lead technical discussions and build consensus among the team

  • Manage cloud application data and user migrations on customer cloud environments

  • Create, implement, and assist in the development of scripts to automate everyday operations

  • Lead program optimization to work within constructs of an AWS infrastructure environment

  • Contribute ideas on how to continuously improve systems and processes

The position requires technical knowledge of systems, networks, and application security as well as an understanding of enterprise-level security frameworks, policies, processes, and standards. The candidate must have strong analytical skills for troubleshooting complex issues, attention to detail, and the ability to learn quickly and multitask in a fast-paced environment.
The applicant must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret clearance. An active Secret or Top Secret clearance is preferred, but not required to start.

BAE Systems recognized as a Top Workplace in Utah for three years in a row!

Required Education, Experience, & Skills

Required education, experience, and skills:

  • BS in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related technical field, or equivalent industry experience

  • 7+ years relative experience with a Bachelors or 5+ years with a Master’s Degree

  • Must obtain Security+ or other DoD 8570 - IAT Level II certification within 3 months of hire

  • Experience with scripting or programming languages

  • Operational experience with networking and an understanding of networking principles

  • Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems

  • Knowledge, understanding, and experience with Amazon AWS

  • Strong ethics in the context of business and information security​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

  • Experience with troubleshooting, proactively identifying issues and driving them to resolution.

  • Fast learner with ability to quickly comprehend technology and understand unique system requirements.

The applicant must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret clearance. An active Secret or Top Secret clearance is preferred, but not required to start.

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

Preferred skills include experience with any of the following:

  • Experience with Government Cloud products including Amazon Web Services

  • Experience working in a software application development environment

  • Experience with “Infrastructure as Code”. For example: Cloud Formation, TerraForm, and Ansible

  • Experience managing solutions in virtual environments with VMware products

  • Experience using Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) to obtain data and initiate action.

  • Expertise integrating across AWS Cloud Services, DevSecOps / DevOps work

  • Experience operating, troubleshooting, and scaling online services

  • Amazon certifications

  • Ability to communicate technical concepts and issues to non technical leaders and users

  • ISC2 CISSP, CompTIA CASP or other DoD 8570 - IAT Level III certification

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.

Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.

Additional Information

Who We Are

You're used to protecting what matters most.

Throughout your career in the military, you've been dedicated to improving security, defending freedom and making the world a safer place. Now you can continue that commitment through cyber operations, intelligence analysis, and building combat vehicles and electronic systems. We’re proud to provide solutions and services that advance the strength and security of America and our allies – and we’re honored to offer an environment where veterans and reservists can continue doing mission-centered work. In all that we do, we are guided by our company values – trusted, innovative and bold – understanding that it’s not just what we do, but how we do it that underpins our success.
+ The Organization

Our team has the privilege and the responsibility of knowing that the work we do really matters. Our work is vital to the armed forces personnel and major corporations who rely on us to protect, equip and support them where it counts; to the security and prosperity of the nations we serve; to our skilled and talented people; to the local communities where we are based; and to the wider community who invest in, supply and engage with us. At BAE Systems, everyone can make a difference.

+ The Culture

We believe that a diverse workforce inspires creativity and drives innovation. We respect and value the huge variety of skills, abilities and perspectives that our people bring to our business. We celebrate our differences and aim to recruit and develop talent from all backgrounds, championing the strength that a truly inclusive and collaborative workplace gives to our company culture and performance.

+ The Work

Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.

+ The Opportunity

On the job training, leadership programs, collaboration with leading experts – excellence is built into your career development whether you are just starting out as an apprentice or are an experienced professional.

+ The People

We’re united by trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in our field. It helps that we’re nice people too.

+ The Reward

See your contribution, making real change as breakthrough technology and intelligence solutions reshape the landscape for our customers.

What We Offer

+ Warrior Integration Program (Est. 2008)

This program was created to assist in the employment, transition, education, and development of wounded warriors. Through mentoring, partnership, education, and leadership, we vow to serve our veterans in the same manner they served our country. WIP provides mission-centered work that gives wounded warriors the opportunity to contribute, providing a path for career progression.

+ Camo to Corporate (Est. 2013)

Camo to Corporate underpins all of our military recruiting and veteran efforts. We participate in annual career workshops and partner with VA employment reps to identify opportunities for vets at BAE Systems. We’re also proud members of Joining Forces, the Veteran Jobs Mission and Hiring our Heroes - initiatives focused on helping vets and their spouses find meaningful careers.

Perks & Benefits

  • Veterans Support Network
    Veterans Support Network +-

    The mission of the Veterans Support Network is to help connect former service members, active duty members, reservists and those who are supportive of the Armed Services.

  • Health & Wellness
    Health & Wellness +-

    We offer medical plans that take great care of you and your family’s health and well-being. These include medical plans, prescription drugs, dental and vision, along with incentive programs and health saving and spending accounts.

  • Time Away From Work
    Time Away From Work +-

    Paid Time Off (PTO) provides you with paid time away from work that you can use for vacation, personal time, personal illness, or to care for dependents. You can accumulate up to a maximum of 400 PTO hours.

  • Military Leave
    Military Leave +-

    Full-time and part-time employees who serve in the military reserves are eligible to take paid and unpaid leaves of absence to perform military duty.

  • Employee Assistance Program
    Employee Assistance Program +-

    The EAP offers confidential support to manage personal issues, such as stress, family issues, and substance abuse.

  • Employee Discount Programs
    Employee Discount Programs +-

    BAE Systems partners with Beneplace to offer exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services.

  • Tuition Reimbursement
    Tuition Reimbursement +-

    Lifelong employee learning is critical to both your personal growth and that of BAE Systems as a trusted, innovative, and bold organization. That’s why we offer a tuition reimbursement program, so you can pursue advanced education to help further your career.

  • Adoption Assistance
    Adoption Assistance +-

    You can be reimbursed up to $4,000 for qualified adoption expenses through the Adoption Assistance program.

  • Financial Wellness
    Financial Wellness +-

    Plan for today, save for tomorrow. Our programs support your goals at every stage of life. These programs include 401(k) savings plans, life and accident insurance, disability coverage, home, auto, and pet insurance and legal planning.

Our Partners

G.I Jobs Hiring Our Heroes Veterans Job Mission Joining Forces Soldier for Life American Association of People with Disabilities

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