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SAIC Site Reliability Engineer (Cloud) in Albany, New York


SAIC has an opening for a [Site Reliability Engineer] to join our talented, dynamic team. The SRE role incorporates aspects of software engineering and applies that knowledge to infrastructure and operational problems. This role is responsible for the technical leadership for our service line development and support. They are engaged throughout the product / service lifecycle.

This is a 100% Remote role.

The key responsibilities for this position include

· Very organized and ability to lead a team. Consistent and willing to learn and continues to excel in any position held.

·Service Line Technical Leadership, focusing on development of processes and software necessary to maintain services throughout the service lifecycle using data collection and monitoring ensuring overall health of the services provided

·Identifying and understanding constraints and requirements for existing projects ensuring that they meet FTS standards, processes, and policies

·Hands on experience with Infrastructure as Code provisioning and management tools

·Hands on experience with implementing Continuous Integration and Delivery tools

·Drive capacity planning, performance analysis, instrumentation, and other nonfunctional systems requirements.

·Implement metrics driven processes to ensure service quality target are met.

·Promotes continual improvement of service line systems

·Leverages reuse and automation throughout the system lifecycle

·Hands on experience with multiple cloud service models within Amazon Web Services GovCloud and Microsoft Azure Government.

·AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Service Model Experience

·Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with evolving programs

·Excellent writing skills

·Excellent oral communication and presentation skills

·Highly motivated

·Ability to take initiative

·Excellent attention to detail

·Ability to learn quickly

·Customer focused position with the ability to manage multiple tasks within a project while focusing on the customer experience.

·Create data flow diagrams, cloud security diagrams, transition architecture diagrams, and high-level architecture diagrams on Cloud Infrastructure, applications, and systems.

·Develop, maintain, and support execution of an Implementation Plan that defines the implementation approach, processes and activities (prior to, during, and after), test strategy, setup and configuration procedure, inventory of IT assets, risk assessment, key dependencies, and schedule. In the event that a VAEC CSP has not yet been selected by VA, the Contractor shall recommend a CSP.

·Develop and support execution of the Transition Plan that defines the approach and action plans to prepare VA stakeholders to receive and operate the solution. This includes improving stakeholder engagement, outreach, and communications.


  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering, or a related scientific or technical discipline is required.

  • 9 years of work experience (4 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education, if no degree).

  • Ability to obtain security clearance.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Attention to detail and excellent customer service.

  • A good understanding of software design lifecycle process.

  • Ability to work well in a team environment.

  • Capable to work under pressure, handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

  • Experience providing services to the federal government and/or the Dept. of Veterans’ Affairs is preferred

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. 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. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.

Target salary range: $150,001 - $175,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

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