Cloud Infrastructure Architect, Senior

The Challenge: 

Everyone is trying to “harness the power of the cloud,” but not everyone knows how. As a Cloud Computing Infrastructure Architect, you know how to take advantage of cloud capabilities. On our team of experts, you’ll use cutting-edge enterprise cloud platforms to support your clients as they modernize their IT infrastructure and meet their most challenging missions. We’re looking for someone like you to help deploy solutions to complex national security problems.

You’ll closely collaborate with fellow cloud architects and engineers specializing in AWS and other platforms to define and deploy cloud solution components. You’ll have the chance to work 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 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 in systems development
  • 3+ years of experience with establishing cloud core services, including EC2, S3, ELBs, RDS, VPCs, security groups, CloudTrail, CloudWatch, and IAM permissions for scalable management of the cloud landing zones
  • 2+ years of experience with US Government cloud implementations
  • Experience with deploying, configuring, and maintaining Linux flavor server systems in the Cloud
  • Knowledge of distributed computing environments 
  • Knowledge of Networking concepts and protocols
  • TS/SCI clearance
  • HS Diploma or GED
  • Ability to obtain IAT II Certification within 60 days of hire 

Nice If You Have: 

  • Experience with third-party tools, including Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience with designing, building, and implementing automation tools and infrastructure as code, including Ansible, CloudFormation, or Terraform
  • Experience with working in a Continuous Integration or Continuous Delivery environment
  • Experience with conducting customer and stakeholder assessments
  • Knowledge of GitLab
  • Bachelor's degree in STEM 


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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