AWS System Engineer

ECS Federal, LLC
Fairfax, VA
Sep 20, 2020
Sep 28, 2020
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Full Time
ECS is seeking an AWS System Engineer to work in our Fairfax, VA office. Please Note: This position is contingent upon contract award. Job Description: ECS is seeking an AWS System Engineer to work in our Fairfax, VA office supporting the development and integration of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Cloud Solutions for a DoD customer. Required Skills: BA/BS degree in Computer Science/Engineering or a related Information Technology field Must have a Top-Secret Clearance and be SCI eligible 5+ years' experience using AWS Experience designing and building web environments on AWS, which includes working with services like EC2, ELB, RDS, and S3 Experience building and maintaining cloud-native applications A solid background in Linux/Unix and Windows server system administration Experience using DevOps tools in a cloud environment, such as Ansible, Artifactory, Docker, GitHub, Jenkins, Kubernetes, Maven, and Sonar Qube Experience installing and configuring different application servers such as JBoss, Tomcat, and WebLogic Experience using monitoring solutions like CloudWatch, ELK Stack, and Prometheus An understanding of writing Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC), using tools like CloudFormation or Terraform Knowledge of one or more of the most-used programming languages available for today's cloud computing (ie, SQL data, XML data, R math, Clojure math, Haskell functional, Erlang functional, Python procedural, and Go procedural languages) Experience in troubleshooting distributed systems Proficiency in script development and scripting languages and familiarity with DevOPS The ability to be a team player Strong communication and collaboration skills Desired Skills: CompTIA Security+ Certification AWS certifications ECS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. ECS promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans. ECS is a leading mid-sized provider of technology services to the United States Federal Government. We are focused on people, values and purpose. Every day, our 3000+ employees focus on providing their technical talent to support the Federal Agencies and Departments of the US Government to serve, protect and defend the American People.