Cloud Platform Engineer Lead in Herndon, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/23/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0021848

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 Platform Engineer Lead

Key Role:
Conduct systems analysis and programming activities for the development, maintenance, and installation of computer programs that support internal business operations. Apply advanced principles, theories, and concepts to job assignments and contribute to the development of new ideas and principles. Solve uniquely complex problems and speak to internal and external clients on behalf of the organization. Work on long–range programs and objectives. Provide advice to the organization in the area of expertise. Play a role in overall functional strategic planning.

Basic Qualifications:
-7+ years of experience in a professional work environment
-4+ years of experience with one or more of the following: C, C++, Java, Perl, Python, Go, or scripting in Shell and Perl
-4+ years of experience in working with UNIX or Linux systems from kernel to shell and beyond, including system libraries, file systems, and client-server protocols
-3+ years of experience with network theory, including TCP/IP, UDP, ICMP, MAC addresses, IP packets, DNS, OSI layers, and load balancing
-Knowledge of PaaS or CaaS solutions or technologies, including Cloud Foundry, OpenShift, Mesosphere, Docker Data Center, or Kubernetes
-Knowledge of alerts and monitoring tools and system management tools for Linux environments and configuration management and Cloud orchestration tools, including Ansible, Chef, Puppet, AWS Cloudformation, Terraform, and Salt
-Knowledge of containers, including LXC and Docker and Amazon AWS services and APIs, including EC2, S3, VPC, and IAM or Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud services
-Ability to obtain a security clearance
-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with designing, analyzing, and troubleshooting large scale distributed systems
-Experience with running Web services at scale
-Possession of excellent troubleshooting skills, including code, systems, and network

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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