Job Description

Fort Meade,MD,US
Remote Work:
Job Number:
AWS Cloud Solutions Engineer

The Opportunity: 

The Department of Defense is harnessing the cloud and we're looking for an AWS Cloud Solutions Engineer to help us as we support the DoD and the warfighter. As a cloud computing infrastructure architect, you know how to take advantage of cloud capabilities including those in AWS Government. On our team of experienced professionals, you’ll use cutting-edge enterprise cloud platforms to support DoD clients as they modernize their IT infrastructure and meet their most challenging missions. 

You’ll closely collaborate with fellow cloud architects and engineers specializing in cloud solutions to design, define, develop, test, and debug cloud solution components. You’ll have the chance to work within a secure environment to create and manage cloud solutions in AWS Government. In addition, you'll have access to our internal AWS lab environment, providing you with the opportunity to explore different ways of solving our clients’ problems, and you’ll partner with stakeholders and your team to deliver the right technical solutions. With mentoring, challenging hands-on problem-solving, and opportunities to learn new tools and skills, we focus on growing as a team to provide the best solutions for our customers. Work with us as we secure and protect DoD for the better.  

Join us. The world can’t wait.  

You Have:   

  • Experience with AWS IaaS and PaaS technologies and best practices

  • Experience with AWS cloud-native technologies and best practices

  • Experience with Cloud Development, migration, and implementation

  • Experience with DoD Impact Level 5 Cloud environments

  • Experience with AWS Cloud Shell AWS CLI

  • Secret clearance

  • HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:  

  • Experience with systems administration in Windows and Linux

  • Experience in working with scripting languages, including PowerShell or Bash

  • Experience with Kubernetes or AWS solutions for containers

  • Experience with DevOps methods and practices

  • Knowledge of DoD STIGs or NISTs

  • AWS Certificate Path Certification, including Solutions Architect, Cloud Security Engineer, or Network Engineer

  • DoD 8570 IAT level II Certification, including Security CE+


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.


Create Your Career: 

Grow With Us 

Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms.  

A Place Where You Belong 

Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll build your community in no time. 

Support Your Well-Being 

Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home.  

Your Candidate Journey 

At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.  


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $81,800.00 to $186,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

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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