Cloud Engineer, Mid in Herndon, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0020909

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 Engineer, Mid

Key Role:

Research, design, analyze, and document Cloud–based enterprise–wide systems and applications software and support the planning of system and development deployment and meeting software compliance standards. Evaluate the interface between hardware and software, operational requirements, and characteristics of the overall system and leverage expertise in the use of Cloud architectures and solutions to support application design in a Cloud infrastructure. Manage and deploy Cloud-based environments in compliance with DoD security requirements. Apply software builds to the development, test, and production environments for several application releases per year. Design and deploy Cloud-based architectures, including Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure for Web applications in accordance with DoD security policies. Automate Cloud-based software deployments across development, testing, staging, and production environments using DevOps principles. Apply experience with modern technologies and programming languages to support design reviews and documentation creation for software under development.

Basic Qualifications:

-3+ years of experience in a Cloud architect, administrator, or engineer role

-3+ years of experience with establishing, deploying, and monitoring Cloud-based application environments

-3+ years of experience with multiple operating systems, including UNIX-based and Windows-based operating systems

-Experience with providing patch or vulnerability management for DoD applications in the Cloud environment

-Secret clearance

-BS degree 

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with troubleshooting very complex distributed environments and taking corrective actions to ensure availability

-Experience with automating DevOps across the application build lifecycle to streamline processes using tools, including Jenkins

-Experience with log parsing tools, including Splunk and ELK-Experience with alarm and alerting tools, including CloudWatch and CloudTrail

-Experience with multi–threaded and distributive Cloud architectures and frameworks

-Experience with Cloud orchestration tools, including Chef, Puppet, and Ansible

-Experience with managing applications in commercial Cloud providers, including Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft Azure

-BS degree in CS, Statistics, Mathematics, or Engineering preferred

-Cloud Certification preferred


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.

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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