United States

Senior Microsoft Azure Cloud Engineer

The External Cloud Team in ECIS is seeking a Senior Cloud Engineer to support the development and administration of MITRE’s enterprise cloud architecture in Microsoft Azure. As a member of our team, you’ll build and apply hands-on expertise across the full Azure ecosystem. It’s our goal to establish and maintain the technical foundation upon which projects can work securely in the cloud, empowering projects to be self-sufficient and agile while minimizing risk to MITRE and remaining in compliance with InfoSec policy.

Key Functions:

  • Contribute to the security, networking, governance, and automation of MITRE’s Azure architecture
  • Troubleshoot complex technical issues and provide advanced operational support to internal MITRE customers in Azure
  • Collaborate with InfoSec to define secure baselines in Azure
  • Collaborate with other MITRE teams in pursuit of cross-domain, multi-cloud, and hybrid solutions involving Azure
  • Share knowledge across MITRE and external partners

Required Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated expertise in Azure cloud technologies
  • History of performing hands-on work to solve complex technical problems
  • Desire to dive deep and understand how things work beneath the surface
  • Ability to work on a team as well as independently to achieve team goals
  • Ability to communicate clearly
  • Ability to persevere

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Hands-on expertise in Python, Git, Azure Resource Manager, Azure Blueprints and SDN
  • Experience with compliance standards (e.g. NIST 800-171 and NIST 800-53)


MITRE’s mission-driven teams are dedicated to solving problems for a safer world. Through our public-private partnerships and federally funded R&D centers, we work across government and in partnership with industry to tackle challenges to the safety, stability, and well-being of our nation.