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

Date Posted: 4/22/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0006526

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

AWS Cloud Engineer, Lead

Key Role: 

Research, design, analyze, and modify Cloud-based Enterprise-wide systems and application software. Support the planning of system deployment and custom development to meet software compliance standards. Evaluate interfaces between hardware and software, operational requirements, and characteristics of the overall system. Provide expertise in the use of Cloud reference architectures and solutions to support software development in a DevOps environment. Leverage complete comprehension and wide application of technical principles, theories, and concepts in the field and apply general knowledge of other related disciplines. Provide technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems. Determine and provide analysis for approach to solutions.

Basic Qualifications: 

-5+ years of experience in a Cloud engineering role 

-Experience with working in defense or intelligence community Cloud environments, including AWS GovCloud, MilCloud, or C2S

-Experience with multiple operating systems, including UNIX, Linux, and Windows

-Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS), including VPCs, EC2, Network, ELB, and S3

-Knowledge of Web services environments, languages, and formats, including RESTful APIs, HTML, JavaScript, XML, KML, SOAP, and JSON

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BS degree

Additional Qualifications: 

-Experience in troubleshooting very complex distributed environments, including following stack traces back to code to determine root cause analysis  

-Experience with running Internet facing or auto-deployed environments while adhering to service level agreements 

-Experience with graphical user interface and data visualization tools and protocols, including HTML 5, CSS 3, Tableau, and Adobe Creative Suite 5  

-Experience with various intelligence fields data and tools, including GEOINT, HUMINT, MASINT, OSlNT, and SIGINT a plus 

-Experience in working with other Cloud Service Providers, including Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud a plus

-Agile Development, Cloud systems, or ITIL related Certifications


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

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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