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Senior Systems Engineer - Cloud Application Migration with Top Secret Clearance

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Date: Nov 3, 2020

Location: Winchester, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 52041 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Senior Systems Engineer - Cloud Application Migration with Top Secret Clearance to join our team in Winchester, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).



Design and migrate applications to the cloud. Blueprint, design and deploy scalable, HA, and fault tolerant systems on AWS and Azure and make commercially available PaaS, IaaS, and SaaS recommendations where appropriate.
Write code to solve automation problems in one or more scripting languages (Python, Ruby, Perl); automate the build processes to accommodate both functional and scale testing.
Perform a variety of system engineering tasks and activities that are broad in nature and are concerned with major systems design, integration, and implementation, including personnel, hardware, software, budgetary, and support facilities and/or equipment.

Deliver cloud infrastructure strategies aligned with business objectives with a focus on Cloud migrations.
Design cloud infrastructure with a focus on AWS and Azure using industry best practices.
Provide leadership in infrastructure migration methodologies and techniques including mass application movements into the cloud including design, implementation and support of infrastructure automation.
Research new cloud technologies and prototype solutions that can be leveraged to decrease costs and increase performance.
Assess and compare cloud native PaaS with cloud-enabled traditional infrastructure.
Mentor existing staff on cloud computing best practices and technology to drive cloud adoption.
Develop, test and maintain build and deployment scripts in CI/CD framework/tools to automate and streamline deployment processes.
Lead efforts in automation, continuous deployment, build, and configuration management.



At least 5 years of infrastructure experience (firewalls, load balancer, AD, DNS)
At least 3 years experience with cloud infrastructure technologies (VPC, Vnet, Route53, Azure DNS, ELB, Azure LB, S3, Storage Accounts, Cloud Formation, IAM, RMS)

3 years experience automating infrastructure in a cloud environment

TS Clearance

8-10 years total of relevant experience

Undergraduate Degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience.  


BS in CS, MIS, or equivalent



Bring a systematic approach to cloud based development, operations, standardization, and governance of cloud computing applications to the enterprise
Advanced or expert-level knowledge of Systems Engineering, to include hands-on project engineering, System of Systems; and Enterprise Systems Engineering experience and cloud migration experience
Applying technical leadership and expertise integrating new technology, and/or applying innovative techniques to solve complex implementation and integration IT challenges
End-to-end understanding of systems development lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies and the ability to independently engineer, analyze, and test complex applications, systems, and/or services
Experience with Agile, Waterfall, and Spiral development program/project methodologies.

Experience in enterprise software test development, Service as a Solution, cloud computing, distributed systems, database internals, analytics, and/or Systems Architecture.


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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