Cloud Engineer - Federal

Desired Skills 

  • Knowledge of Linux OS (Redhat, Ubuntu, Mint, Debian, Fedora, etc.) 
  • Knowledge of Windows OS (Windows 2012, Windows 10, etc.) 
  • Scripting skills (Python, Ruby preferred, Perl, Powershell) 
  • Great communication and eagerness to continue learning 
  • Bachelor's Degree - Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Information Systems or equivalent work experience 

Pluses

  • Configuration Management (Chef, Puppet or Ansible preferred) 
  • Continuous Integration (Jenkins preferred) 
  • Exposure to cloud platforms (AWS strongly preferred, Rackspace, OpenStack, etc.) 
  • Cloud Monitoring tools (Nagios, Cacti, CloudWatch, Gnaglia, etc.) 
  • Docker 
  • NoSQL database (DynamoDB, Cassandra, MongoDB, etc) 
  • Other Open Source tools 

Experience, Qualifications & Skills: 

  • 2+ years of experience in Amazon Web Services (AWS) migration, DevOps, or administration 
  • 2+ years of experience with cloud automation and scripting 
  • 2+ years of experience creating deployment scripts (e.g., Chef) 

Must Have Qualifications: 

  • Active Secret clearance 
  • Security+ certification 
  • Experience designing, deploying, and administering Windows and Linux based systems 
  • Good working knowledge of AWS Services including Compute, Storage Networking, Database, Management tools, Security, Identity and Compliance 
  • Experience implementing and debugging workloads in AWS 
  • Experience automating deployment processes 
  • Proven written and verbal communication skills working directly with customers and translating their business needs to technical requirements for implementation.


We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.