Job Description

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Cloud Computing Application Architect

The Opportunity:  

Everyone is trying to “harness the cloud,” but not everyone knows how. As a cloud computing application architect, you know how to create a cloud-based technical architecture that meets client needs and takes advantage of cloud capabilities. What if you could use your cloud architecture skills to improve warfighter communications? We need you to help us develop cloud-based solutions for some of Defense's toughest problems. 

This is an opportunity to use the latest cloud technologies as you look for ways to improve your client’s environment using current cloud capabilities. Using your technical experience, you’ll work with cloud teams to inform strategy and design and ensure standards are met throughout the cloud migration process.  

You’ll recommend tools and solutions based on your research of the current environment and knowledge of various on-premise, cloud-based, and hybrid resources. You’ll work with your team as they help the client overcome their most difficult challenges in the cloud. Additionally, you’ll grow your skills in areas like Navy's cloud based platforms, while developing critical systems for the Warfighting Lab. 

Ready to transform Signal Intelligence with cloud technology? 

Join us. The world can’t wait. 

You Have:

  • 3+ years of experience with IT software development or engineering, including collecting requirements, and developing technical solution roadmaps for implementation    

  • 3+ years of experience with configuring commercial off-the-shelf solutions to meet customer requirements

  • Experience with implementing robust security measures for cloud environments and optimization of cloud-based applications for performance, resource efficiency, and cost

  • Experience with designing, implementing, and maintaining scalable and secure cloud infrastructure solutions, and automated deployment, scaling, and management of cloud infrastructure

  • Knowledge of capability of a multi-cloud, multi-availability zone ecosystem that leverages IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS with integrated Active Directory Federated Services within Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure

  • Ability to implement cloud enabled Enterprise Collaboration and Productivity Services (ECAPS) and the functionality of Defense Enterprise Office Solution (DEOS)

  • Ability to directly align Automated Development and Test Environment (ADTE) objectives to strategic line of efforts to modernize the network

  • TS/SCI clearance

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security, Information Technology, Software Engineering, Information Systems, or Computer Engineering, or a Mathematics or Engineering field

Nice If You Hav:

  • 5+ years of experience with supporting Navy or Marine Corps applications and systems

  • Experience with Identity Authentication and Authorization

  • Experience with Advanced Networking design and troubleshooting, including DNS, Routing, or Subnetting

  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code, including Terraform, Cloud formation, or Configuration as Code such as AWS SSM, Ansible, PowerShell, or Bash

  • Knowledge of the design and implementation of CI/CD pipelines for cloud-based applications

  • Knowledge of cloud environments in support of DoD Compliance

  • Knowledge of Ubuntu, RHEL, or Windows Server

  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Associate Certification, AWS Certified Developer, Associate Certification, or MS equivalent Certification


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


Create Your Career: 

Grow With Us 

Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms.  

A Place Where You Belong 

Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll build your community in no time. 

Support Your Well-Being 

Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home.  

Your Candidate Journey 

At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.  


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $84,600.00 to $193,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees. This posting will close within 90 days from the Posting Date.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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