Senior AWS Cloud Network Engineer

  • Sacramento, CA
  • Posted 39 days ago | Updated 7 hours ago


On Site
USD 89,300.00 - 185,800.00 per year
Full Time


Network engineering
Virtual private network
Network security
Capacity management
Conceptual design
Development testing
Network design
Amazon Web Services
Network administration
Physical layer
Virtual private cloud
Load balancing
Routing protocols
Root cause analysis
OSI model
Computer networking
Cloud computing
Managed services
Customer facing
Financial management

Job Details

Senior AWS Cloud Network Engineer

Position Description
We are seeking a Senior AWS Cloud Network Engineer to join our CGI team in Sacramento, CA! This is a client facing full-time career opportunity to work on a highly visible transformation (Infrastructure services) projects for one of our long-standing government clients!

This position is located in our Sacramento, CA office with work performed at client site in Roseville, CA; however, a hybrid working model is acceptable. You will be required to be at the client site 2-3 days per week.

How we're transforming Government

We use technical expertise and secure solutions to help government reinvent the ways of working to improve citizen services and increase efficiency. Our work helps civil entities provide services transparently and with fewer resources.

Your future duties and responsibilities
How you'll make an impact

Role applies deep technical expertise to the design, implementation, testing, and ongoing support of AWS and on-prem networking services.
Responsible for all aspects of network engineering, design, and implementation of AWS cloud solutions
Responsible for administration of AWS VPC, Transit Gateways, Wide-area Network, VPNs, Firewalls, and related circuits, services, and devices
Integrate on-premises networks with AWS using VPNs, AWS Direct Connect, and other hybrid connectivity solutions
Implement and manage AWS network security measures, including Security Groups, Network ACLs, AWS WAF, and AWS Shield
Develops and maintains detailed network diagrams and support procedures
IS responsible for monitoring network availability and capacity utilization to meet committed availability and quality of service objectives. Provides input into the enterprise capacity planning process
Supports proofs-of-concept design and testing activities and supports the development of change requests, white papers, and proposals with network service components
Troubleshoots and resolves network issues across development, testing, and production cloud environments
Works with Infrastructure Engineers and Architects on issues related to cloud infrastructure design and architecture, and assists with proof-of-concept testing

Works with peers within and beyond the Cloud Operations team to define and characterize complex technology or process problems and develop & implement new solutions. As needed, assists with the development of Operations white papers, proposals, and other documentation.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
What you'll bring
5+ years of experience administering network infrastructure and AWS networking and content delivery services in a large multi-vendor environment
2-3 years of experience planning, designing, and implementing AWS network services
2-3 years of experience in the automation of network administration, monitoring, and reporting activities
2-3 years of experience developing and documenting network designs, as well as operational processes and procedures
Extensive knowledge of Layer 1 thru Layer 4 OSI model
Experience troubleshooting issues including VPC, Transit Gateway, firewall, load balancer, TCP/IP, MPLS, QoS, and routing protocol troubleshooting
Advanced knowledge and experience managing firewalls
Ability to exercise independent judgment in driving technical problems to resolution
Ability to work across organizations (CGI, Client, State Data Center, Vendors) to drive issues to resolution
Excellent troubleshooting and root cause analysis skills
Excellent working knowledge of UNIX/Linux server technologies
Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
General understanding of Layer 5 thru 7 OSI model
Experience planning technical implementations of networking services (e.g. developing work breakdown schedules, estimating task efforts and durations)

Ability to communicate complex technical information to less technical staff (e.g. CGI management and client staff)
Strong understanding of broader technology context (e.g. cloud services, server, and storage technologies)
Ability to mentor other team members in areas of technical expertise
Experience working in an outsourced/managed services environment with some client-facing responsibilities (e.g. technical discussions with the client)

"CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $89,300 - $185,800."
At CGI we call our professionals "members" to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI's benefits include:
Competitive base salaries
Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category
401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;
Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more


Together, as owners, let's turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you'll reach your full potential because...

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That's why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company's strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You'll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You'll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You'll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team-one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

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