Cloud Automation SME, Senior

The Challenge: 

Everyone is trying to “harness the power of the cloud,” but not everyone knows how. As an experienced automation subject matter expert, you know how to take advantage of cloud capabilities. Here, you’ll oversee our team of experts and use cutting-edge enterprise cloud platforms to guide your clients as they modernize their IT infrastructure and meet their most challenging missions. We’re looking for someone like you to help support national security.


You’ll collaborate closely with fellow cloud architects and engineers specializing in AWS and Azure to design, define, develop, test, and debug cloud solution components. You’ll have the chance to broaden your experience within a DevOps framework to build and manage container apps and use products like Kubernetes to further the mission. With access to our internal Azure, AWS, and GCP labs, you’ll have the space and time to explore different ways of solving our clients’ challenges, and you’ll partner with stakeholders and lead your team to deliver the right technical solutions. Whether modernizing legacy computing platforms and applications or building new ones from scratch, you’ll have the latest tech and brightest teammates at your fingertips. Are you ready to grow your skills at the leading edge of innovation?  

Join us. The world can’t wait.  

You Have:  

  • 12+ years of experience with on premise and cloud systems administration, automation, orchestration, and monitoring

  • 5+ years of experience with complex automation using an open-source tool

  • 3+ years of experience with the DoD or IC

  • Knowledge of multiple cloud automation and orchestration technologies

  • Ability to apply automation and orchestration to solve complex workload problems with minimal guidance

  • TS/SCI clearance

  • HS diploma or GED

  • Ability to obtain IAT II Certification within 90 days of hire

Nice If You Have:  

  • 3+ years of experience as a automation or orchestration architect for complex systems

  • Experience with Ansible and Terraform

  • Knowledge of DoD and IC systems requirements and guidance for planning, design, development, deployment, authorization, accreditation, sustainment, and operations

  • Ability to serve as a team lead and mentor junior staff

  • Possession of excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) field


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

Build Your Career: 

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you will have access to a wealth of training resources through our Engineering & Science University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 tech 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 that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of experts who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success. 

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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