Arlington, VA

Cloud Engineer With Networking Background

$125,000-$185,000 / YEAR

Job Description

AWS Cloud Engineers with Networking Background are focused on implementing and managing the core technology infrastructure and enterprise systems that support IaaS and PaaS systems within the government. You will be responsible for research, design, advising, architecting, and creating tools that automate, monitor, and scale infrastructure. Make systems more elastic, responsive, and automatically balanced. Deploy new solutions including identity management and security solutions.

Major Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide technical expertise on infrastructure engineering with an emphasis on modern, cloud infrastructure, hybrid cloud models, and platform services

  • Architect, deploy and support complex networks to secure communication to/from existing enclaves

  • Ability to present research findings and technical information in a concise manner that can be understood by non-engineers and gives decision-makers the context and key points necessary to make necessary decisions

  • Assist with creating and/or maintaining a Service Catalog as well as an IaaS and PaaS specification baseline document

  • Prepare white papers and informational memoranda on technical areas of interest, such as tactical edge architecture, service integration, etc


Required Qualifications / Skills

  • Currently holding Secret clearance

  • Experience with AWS and/or Azure design, architecture, and services

  • Strong hands-on network engineering experience

  • Identify and authorization (ADFS, Sentinel, Lighthouse, Blueprints, Policies, etc)

  • Sound knowledge of server infrastructure, virtualization, and cloud computing

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

  • Working Knowledge of key mission?critical infrastructure such as Exchange, Active Directory, VMWare, Window Server, Linux, Storage (NAS, SAN), Relational Databases, VCS, Networking (Routing, Firewall, Load balancers), Web services (Apache, Tomcat, IIS), Citrix, File transferring (SFTP, FTP)

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience with RMF is a big plus

  • CI/CD pipeline development

  • Scripting knowledge a plus (Python, Bash, Perl, PowerShell)

  • Azure or AWS certifications

  • Knowledge of the DoD is strongly preferred