Job Description

San Diego,CA,US
Remote Work:
Job Number:
Cloud Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Designs, implements, and maintains cloud-based resources in Microsoft’s Azure cloud computing environment. Demonstrates a strong background in cloud computing, virtualization, and network administration. Demonstrates a strong understanding of security best practices, ability to manage complex projects.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience in design and implementation of cloud-based infrastructure solutions based on industry best practices and client requirements

  • 3+ years of experience with managing and optimizing cloud-based resources to ensure optimal performance and cost-effectiveness

  • Experience with managing and maintaining Linux-based servers, including patching, security, and performance optimization

  • Knowledge of integrating Power Platform environment and Azure subscriptions

  • Knowledge of cloud security controls, reliability, availability, and scalability of applications running on the cloud 

  • Secret clearance

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Technology 

  • Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator Associate, including AZ-104 and AZ-305   

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with Architect or Administrator

  • Experience with designing, planning, and managing an organization's cloud computing infrastructure

  • Experience with a wide variety of web and open-source software applications

  • Experience with scripting skills in languages, including Python, Bash, or PowerShell

  • Experience with Agile software development methodology, test-driven development, and the DevSecOps approach to the Software Development Lifecyle (SDLC)

  • Knowledge of Open Mission Systems and Unmanned Airborne Systems Command and Control Initiative standards

  • Knowledge of networking protocols and services, including TCP and IP, DNS, load balancers, and firewalls

  • Knowledge of Linux operating systems and command-line interface

  • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud computing platform

  • DoD 8570.01 Manual Baseline Certification, including CompTIA Security+ CE


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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Work Model
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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.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

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