Cloud Engineer, Mid

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, cutting edge systems.

As a cloud engineer on our team, you’ll apply specialized knowledge of cloud-specific technologies and services, leverage expertise in the Cloud Command Line Interfaces (CLI) and Cloud SDKs, comprehend cloud architectural constructs, and establish and maintain cloud environments programmatically using vendor consoles or third party tools. You will build enterprise systems and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) solutions to provide direct technical engineering, deployment, and sustainment support across the Cloud architecture and solution life cycles.  You’ll recommend tools and capabilities based on your research of the current environment and knowledge of cloud-based resources. You’ll work with our cloud team 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 skill set into areas cloud security, and DevOps while developing critical systems for DoD agencies. Join our team as we transform outdated on-premise infrastructure into modern scalable architectures by taking advantage of cloud technology. This position is open for remote delivery in the continental United States, include the District of Columbia.

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You Have:

  • 5+ years of experience in a cloud engineering role, including with deploying, operating, and maintaining web-based IaaS and PaaS applications
  • 3+ years of experience with creating, deploying, and maintaining system automation, including scripting with PowerShell and Bash, and configuration management software like Ansible and Microsoft Group Policy
  • Knowledge of allocating, configuring, and monitoring cloud-based resources, including virtual machines, storage, and networking components
  • Experience with designing cloud environments using DevOps and Continuous Integration and Deployment tools
  • Experience with engineering solutions in a multi-cloud environment, including Amazon Web Services (AWS) services, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), and Microsoft Azure
  • Ability to follow established systems engineering and software development principles
  • Secret clearance
  • HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with Managed Services and Security Accreditation processes
  • Experience with third-party tools such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience with working in defense cloud environments, including AWS Government Cloud
  • Experience with multiple operating systems, including UNIX, Linux, and Windows
  • Ability to work within a collaborative team and a fast-paced dynamic environment
  • Ability to be a self-motivated and continuous learner with expertise in the cloud
  • AWS or MS Azure Certification

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.

The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is 80,000 to 90,000. Final salary will be determined based on various factors.

At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choice, and support your total well-being. Our comprehensive benefit offerings include healthcare, retirement plan, insurance programs, commuter program, employee assistance program, paid and unpaid leave programs, education assistance, and childcare benefits.

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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