Senior Cloud Engineer

Location
Arlington, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 22, 2021
Closes
Aug 22, 2021
Ref
2554
Function
IT
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Senior Cloud Engineer

Clearance: Active TS/SCI

Location: Arlington

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience

Overview: Seasoned, self-motivated, professional with at least 10 years of hand on engineering and administration experience in virtualized environments.

Experience: 5-8 years of related systems engineering experience

Roles Demonstrated:
  • Architect, build, migrate, and maintain mission-based systems to a cloud infrastructure (i.e., AWS)
  • Identify, design, implement, and expand the architecture topologies, custom IaaS with new tools and technologies, and collaborate regularly with product owners to deploy custom business architectures and solutions
  • Lead and assist in migrating designated systems and applications from on-prem infrastructure to cloud infrastructure (e.g., AWS), which often requires refactoring application architecture and breaking down monolithic applications into service architecture or workloads
  • Apply Configuration Management disciplines to maintain hardware/software revisions, security patches, hardening, and documentation
  • Develop and direct the development of content for a complex and growing infrastructure. This includes use cases for Dashboards, Active Channels, Reports, Rules, Filters, Trends, and Active Lists
  • Provide guidance, training, and or documentation to network security, network engineering, and other support teams in technologies and frameworks to assist them in integrating or setting up the environment, build and deploy applications, and automate operational needs.
  • Working Closely with C&A Team to maintain Security requirements for Operation systems
  • Support the establishment, enhancement, and continual improvement of an integrated set of correlation rules, alerts, searches, reports, and responses.
  • Coordinate and conduct event collection, log management, event management, compliance automation, and identity monitoring activities for systems
  • Perform routine equipment checks and preventative maintenance
  • Perform systems hardening to DoD Standards
  • Maintain up to date documentation of designs/configurations
  • Create scripts to facilitate automated tasks
  • Work with other Service Providers to support areas of common interest
  • Working with software and hardware vendors

Required Experience:
  • Experience writing scripts with a scripting language
  • Possesses a solid understanding of cloud enterprise networks (hardware, software, protocols), and knowledgeable of tools and practices, and proficiency in systems analysis and project planning
  • Clear and concise in verbal and written communications for explaining solutions to team members, program leaders & customers as well as end-users

Certification Requirements:
  • Possesses 8570 IAT Level II (i.e., CCNA Security, CySA+, GICSP, GSEC, Security+ CE) certification; or be able to obtain certification within 90 days of hire.

Preferred Requirements:
  • Amazon Cloud Practitioner certification
  • Experience with VMWare
  • Experience with AWS On-Premise and AWS migrations

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