ROLE: Cloud Engineer LOCATION: Radford VA DURATION: 12 mnths budgeted extension(s) RATE : Open Market Rate.
(Per hour on W2). Security Clearance: DOD Interim Secret as a min Background: A total of at least 3-five years of background as a Cloud Engineer Required Certifications: Comp TIA Security Computing Environment (CE) Certification (i. e.
MCSE, Server, etc. ) can be waived for 30 days after project join date. Job responsibilities: This position is for a Cloud Engineer supporting the commercial cloud services infrastructure. client is a managed service provider for Army and Do D IT systems and plans to offer managed cloud services in Microsoft Azure followed closely by Amazon Web Services.
POSITION DUTIES Build new cloud based data center services environments for Do D cloud initiatives. Assist with identifying and planning potential new cloud services, features, and capabilities. Serve as overall subject matter expert on Cloud Engineer technology and market capabilities/trends. Collaborate with internal and external parties to transform high level technical objectives into comprehensive technical qualifications. Formulate detailed network, storage, and compute design specifications for stable and secure computing operations in a dynamic cloud based environment.
Make recommendations for improvements to security, scalability, manageability, and performance across a wide variety of network, storage, and compute technologies. Key skills: Mid to senior level Cloud Engineer background Security (Or equivalent IA cert) and computing environment certification (i. e. MCSD Azure Solutions Architect, AWS Certified Solutions Architect, etc. strongly preferred) Excellent verbal and written correspondence abilities Background effectively managing multiple large-scale projects Background automating routine administrative tasks desired Strong background with IPSEC/VPN, and other secure transport technologies as well as BGP Demonstrated ability migrating on-premise applications to the cloud Understanding of network, storage, server, and application technologies Good knowledge of automation concepts, tools, and scripting languages (Ansible, Terraform, Python, Powershell, Bash, Puppet, Chef, etc.
) Current knowledge of code repositories tools such as Git preferred Working expertise of Do D STIGs, and IA Vulnerability Management (IAVM) preferred Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery pipeline background such as Jenkins, Travis CI, AWS Code Deploy - preferred - provided by Dice
Location: Radford, VA
Company: ARK Solutions