Cloud Platform Administrator

The Challenge:

Everyone is trying to “harness the power of the cloud,” but not everyone knows how. As a platform engineer, you know how to build a cloud based technical architecture that meets customer needs and takes advantage of cloud capabilities. What if you could use your platform skills to improve warfighter communications? We need you to help us develop cloud based solutions to some of our customer’s toughest challenges.

As a platform engineer on our team, you’ll develop and sustain a secure, cloud based communications network to support mission critical operations. 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. Your technical expertise will be vital as you work with your customer to ensure standards are met throughout the cloud migration process. This is an opportunity to use the latest cloud technologies as you look for ways to improve your customer’s environment using current cloud capabilities. As a technical leader, you’ll identify new opportunities to build cloud based solutions to help your customers meet their evolving needs. Join our team, as we transform warfighter communications, with cloud technology.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • Experience with developing, testing, managing, administrating, configuring and maintaining hardware and software for expeditionary communication platforms providing disconnected hosting environments
  • Experience with ensuring interoperability with customer applications, data types and other supported connections
  • Experience with infrastructure as code
  • Experience with application migration in hybrid cloud environments and disconnected environments
  • Experience with open source tools
  • Ability to communicate technical ideas and deliver briefings with cross function teams
  • Ability to work at a high technical level on all phases of system engineering activities
  • TS/SCI clearance
  • HS diploma or GED
  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II required

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with writing automated provisioning scrips, Ansible playbooks/Linux automation scripts, Windows automation scripts using PowerShell, rudimentary APIs or automation scripts to interact with existing APIs
  • Experience with managing, administrating, configuring, deploying and maintaining environments and system integration tools such as Kubernetes, Docker, Rancher, Longhorn and Ceph
  • Experience with analyzing network and bandwidth requirements, conducting requirement analysis, system availability and performs risk analysis
  • Knowledge of systems monitoring, alerting and analytics at the container level with APM or other tools such as Splunk, ELK, and Prometheus
  • Knowledge of IDAM requirements and technologies including Active Directory, SAML, openLDAP, hardware tokens, OAuth 2.0, and OIDC
  • Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD), Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA), or Certified Kubernetes Security (CKS)


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.

We’re an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic—to fearlessly drive change.


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