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  • Langley AFB, Virginia, USA
Cloud Platform Architect, Senior

The Opportunity: 

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking, directly impacting national security? Are you a big-picture thinker who understands your customer’s environment and how to develop the right systems for their mission? Then your skills and ability will help translate real-world needs into technical specifications, making you an integral part of the team, delivering the latest and innovative customer-focused engineering solutions!

As a Cloud subject matter expert with real-world systems engineering experience, you’ll have the chance to shape Navy mission sets by leading critical cloud migration efforts. Your customer will trust you to not only design and develop these systems, but also modernize them with advanced technology solutions. On our team, you’ll be able to broaden your skillset into areas like software development and grow your skills by merging cloud architecture and cybersecurity to create secure solutions. Join our team and create the future of cloud architecture in the Navy.  

Join us. The world can’t wait.

You Have: 

  • 5+ years of experience architecting, strategizing, and developing workflows to manage cloud migration activities, supporting continual smooth functioning of hosted applications during migration windows

  • Experience leading migration of legacy technologies to modernized platforms, using containers, automated software deployment, scaling, and automated cloud deployment technologies, including experience with AWS MGN Services, Data Transfer Services (DTS), Kubernetes, and Terraform

  • Experience with project management tenets, including cost, schedule, performance management, scope, and risk, cost-benefit analysis, and Analysis of Alternatives (AoA)

  • Experience with monitoring, analyzing, and optimizing the performance of CI/CD pipelines 

  • Knowledge of cloud migration requirements, policies, and cybersecurity considerations

  • Ability to collaborate with senior-level clients and matrixed teams, lead teams, and develop processes

  • HS diploma or GED

  • Secret clearance

  • CompTIA Security+ CE Certification or DoD 8140 compliance Certification

  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional Certification or Computing Environment (CE) Certification 

Nice If You Have: 

  • Experience with Agile development

  • Experience with technical writing, acquisition documentation, requirements, and deliverable development 

  • Experience with scripting languages such as PowerShell, VBScript, or Python 

  • Experience with prior military service supporting technical operations 

  • Knowledge of DoD acquisition processes and procedures, systems engineering, program architectures and solution design, and development of technical roadmaps

  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics 

  • Top Secret clearance ​

  • PMP Certification 


      Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.  

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      • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
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