Jr. Cloud Engineer

Employer
Communications Training Analysis
Location
Falls Church, VA
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Overview:CTAC's niche with the government CIO client community has been in its RAD and delivery of custom-built reporting tools including migration of small databases and custom built applications for Information Collections, Financial Statements, Audit Resolutions, Case Management, Capital Planning, etc. including an award winning system built using Ruby-on-Rails for an Oracle database and utilizing XML/Web Services for multiple agencies. CTAC's development team enjoys a casual, flexible close-knit working environment fostering technological creativity and successful solutions innovation. Work will be performed at company headquarters in Falls Church, VA.Responsibilities:The Jr. Cloud Engineer is a critical position for our company and will be responsible for daily operations and support of our servers, applications, and services. The candidate will be performing project based work around system administration tasks. You'll be interfacing with the devops, service ops, and development teams. Qualified candidate will need to be comfortable with the Linux command prompt, and maintaining services such as LDAP, DNS, Apache, and MySQL. Running and growing a large scale, high availability server environment.Managing Jira ticket system and ensure tickets are updated per SLA.Improving existing processes and automation.Improving and refining our service monitoring.Executing large system changes using the latest technologies.Qualifications:Required Skills: Bachelor's degree or the equivalent in computer science, information systems or technical disciplineHands-on experience with LinuxHands-on experience with a cloud-based environment, particularly Amazon Web Services (AWS)Familiarity with build automation tools; Jenkins is preferredFamiliarity with configuration management tools Puppet is preferredFamiliarity with managing and Ruby, Drupal, Wordpress, Tomcat, JBoss Knowledge of source code control management systems, configuration management, and code branching/merging strategies; Git is preferred, Desired Skills: Some experience with SQL and relational database administration (MySQL)Experience with non-relational databases (MongoDB) is a plusStrong written and verbal communication skillsAbility to work in a fast-paced, constantly changing environmentExperience with Infrastructure as Code. CTAC is an Equal Opportunity Employer