Cloud Architect, Senior in Chantilly, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0022829

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.

Cloud Architect, Senior

Key Role:

Serve as a hands-on solution architect and leverage expertise in architecting, designing, and building medium- to large-scale enterprise systems with a focus on infrastructure and modern data center transformation. Use first-hand experience with a broad variety of enterprise computing infrastructure and public and private Cloud computing technologies. Display past performance experience with evaluations of technology standards, tools, products, and solutions to make rational design decisions from business and technical perspectives and communicate recommendations. Define guidelines and recommendations based on leading industry practices tailored to the clients’ needs and infrastructure. Maintain responsibility for defining the technical strategy of a system and its associated product capabilities both now and in the future. Work closely to vet technology decisions and impacts with all business stakeholders to ensure value, while minimizing disruption through the execution of successful deployment.

Basic Qualifications:

-7+ years of experience with software development or engineering

-3+ years of experience with supporting Cloud architecture development

-Experience with building, delivering, and managing Cloud solutions using Cloud platforms

-Top Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree in CS or Engineering

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with DevOps situations and technologies

-Experience with software development life cycle processes or Agile development, including Scrum, rapid prototyping, or similar rapid development environment

-Knowledge of programming languages, including ActionScript, .NET, C#, C++, JavaScript, SQL, PLSQL, ASP.NET, PHP, Ruby, Python, or Node.js

-Knowledge of systems integration methods and frameworks and configuration management processes

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-TS/SCI clearance preferred

-Cloud Architecture Certification from AWS, Microsoft, or other commercial Cloud provider


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

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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