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Cloud Engineer, Senior in Herndon, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/11/2019

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Job Number: R0050547

Cloud Engineer, Senior

The Challenge:

We have the technology, but do we know how to use it? In an industry where “Cloud” is sometimes synonymous with “genie,” it’s important to have someone on your team who knows how to engineer Cloud-based and hybrid on-premise/Cloud-based solutions. That’s why we need you, an engineer who knows how hardware and software components fit together and integrate with Cloud-based resources, to help us modernize legacy case management platforms.

As a Cloud engineer on our team, you’ll develop, maintain, and enhance complex and diverse software systems, including processing-intensive analytics, manipulation of large data sets, real-time systems, and business management information systems based on documented requirements. You’ll recommend tools and capabilities based on your research of the current environment and knowledge of various on-premise, Cloud-based, and hybrid resources. You’ll work with Cloud infrastructure teams, migration teams, Cloud architects, and business customers to inform strategy and architecture design. This is an opportunity to stay on top of the latest Cloud resources as you lead efforts to prototype using multiple techniques and new technologies. you’ll be able to broaden your skillset into areas like software development and software design methodologies appropriate to the development environment. You’ll be able to gain experience in deploying solutions in multi-cloud environment, systems integration across legacy and Cloud-based systems, and DevOps automation, while developing critical systems for federal government clients. Join our team as we transform customer experience by taking advantage of Cloud technology.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you can expect:

  • access to experts in virtually every field
  • a culture that focuses on supporting our employees
  • opportunities that provide stability while offering variety

You’ll also be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want, as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

-7+ years of experience as a software engineer

-5+ years of experience with the Map Reduce programming model and technologies, including Hadoop, Hive, or Pig

-5+ years of experience with DevOps automation and the CI/CD pipeline

-3+ years of experience with distributed scalable event streaming, including Kafka, RabbitMQ, or SQS

-3+ years of experience with the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) and Serialization, including JSON, BSON, or Protobuf

-3+ years of experience with designing and deploying Cloud-based solutions

-Experience with programming languages, including Python, Scala, Pyspark

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree or 11 years of experience with software engineering in lieu of a degree

-Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certified Associate/Professional or Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate Azure Certification

Nice If You Have:

Experience with Docker and Kubernetes

Experience with AWS and Azure

Public Trust clearance

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

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