Cloud Architect in Washington, DC at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/22/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0029356

Cloud Architect

Key Role:

Work on an array of applications, taking advantage of emerging Cloud technologies to provide improved application resiliency and the ability to self-serve. Generate innovative ideas and develop proof-of-concepts and rapid prototypes alongside others. Consult and upskill other engineers on DevOps and Cloud solutions, including distributed version control and trunk-based development practices, infrastructure automation, monitoring and operations, and a well-architected AWS and Azure infrastructure. Empower other individuals, teams, and departments to responsibly self-serve and self-administer their Cloud deployment, administration, configuration, and other tasks related to securely delivering Cloud-native services and Cloud-based applications. Contribute to the ongoing development of Cloud security strategies and drive the tactical implementation. Participate in remediation and continuous improvement within a Cloud environment with effective countermeasures and mitigation.

Basic Qualifications:
-5+ years of experience with Cloud architecture, Cloud security, Cloud implementations
-Experience with Java, Python, and Ruby
-Experience with APIs, orchestration, automation, DevOps, and databases, including NoSQL
-Experience with Linux and UNIX systems and the best practices for deploying applications to those stacks

-Knowledge of networking and core Internet protocols, including TCP/IP, DNS, SMTP, HTTP and distributed networks

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with project management
-Experience in supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment

-Ability to learn new technologies

-Ability to explain advanced concepts to team members, users, and clients
-Ability to work independently and address ad-hoc challenges
-Ability to display excellent inductive and deductive reasoning
-Possession of excellent organizational, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills -Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-AWS or Azure Certifications a plus


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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