Jr. Cloud Administrator

Employer
Peraton
Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Jan 13, 2021
Closes
Jan 16, 2021
Ref
1620490076
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
Peraton is seeking a Cloud Administrator to provide cloud administration support for a classified cloud environment hosting multiple government programs. This is a hands-on position which requires constant monitoring of system status, responding to user requests for provisioning user accounts, configuring virtual private clouds, and deploy cloud support services such as bastion hosts, service points of entry, and other user-specific cloud services. The candidate will be required to provide 8x5 support and be available to support high profile/escalated support requests after hours. Additional responsibilities include first-level software & network support, problem identification, system performance analysis and reporting. Required Qualifications * You are CompTIA Security + certified or working towards certification. * You have an active Top Secret/SCI clearance (candidate must be willing to obtain a polygraph if needed) * You have a Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent field. Relevant Military Training/Experience performing Helpdesk Support or System Administration is acceptable to substitute the degree requirement. * You've have experience providing Help Desk/System Administration or other similar Information Technology background in support of software and/or network operations. Must be able to effectively communicate with customers and technical staff. Desired Qualifications * You have prior experience with Intelligence or DoD programs, either within the military or as a civilian contractor * You have Linux administration experience * You have a current CASP certification and experience with Linux/Unix Operating Systems. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.