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Systems/Cloud Operations Engineer in Herndon, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 2/13/2019

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Job Number: R0048096

Systems/Cloud Operations Engineer

The Challenge:

We have the technology, but do we know how to use it? In an industry where “Cloud” is sometimes synonymous with “genie,” it’s important to have someone on your team who knows how to engineer Cloud-based and hybrid on-premise and Cloud-based solutions. That’s why we need you, an engineer who knows how hardware and software components fit together and integrate with Cloud-based resources, to help us modernize mission critical systems.

As a Cloud operations and systems engineer on our team, you’ll support and operate Cloud environments, maintain security posture, and patch and automate the operations of critical Cloud infrastructures for a number of clients. You’ll recommend tools and capabilities based on your research of the current environment and knowledge of various on-premise, Cloud-based, and hybrid resources. You’ll work with development teams and customer-facing support to inform strategy and architecture design. This is an opportunity to stay on top of the latest Cloud resources as you lead efforts to prototype using multiple techniques and new technologies. you’ll be able to broaden your skillset into areas like Cloud automation, DevOps, patch automation among other more modern technologies. Join our team as we transform department of defense operations by taking advantage of Cloud technology.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you can expect:

  • access to experts in virtually every field
  • a culture that focuses on supporting our employees
  • opportunities that provide stability while offering variety

You’ll also be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site boot camps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want, as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

-5+ years of experience in a Cloud, infrastructure, or network engineer role

-3+ years of experience in a technical consulting, solution architect, or presales engineering role

-3+ years of experience in designing, implementation, or consulting with distributed applications

-Experience with building, delivering, and managing on-premise or Cloud environments using platforms, including Amazon Web Services (AWS), Milcloud 2.0 MS Azure, Google Cloud, or Oracle

-Experience with building, delivering, and managing Private Cloud environments using platforms

-Experience with multiple operating systems, including UNIX, Linux, and Windows 2008 and 2012

-Experience with Chef, Puppet, or Ansible capabilities for managing patch updates and configuration changes.

-Knowledge of FedRAMP, ATO, and the implications of C&A and SA&A

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with multi-threaded, Big Data, and distributive Cloud architectures and frameworks

-Experience with AWS, including EC2, Network, ELB, and S3

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

-Experience with Microsoft Identity services, including Active Directory Domain Services, Federation Services, and associated identity management tools a plus

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

-Possession of excellent leadership skills to be used for consensus building and mentoring

-Top Secret clearance a plus

-BS degree in CS or Engineering preferred

-Amazon Certified Solutions Architect, Associate, or MCSD Azure Solutions Architect Certification preferred

-AWS, EC2, Network, ELB, and S3 Certifications preferred

Clearance:
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.

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