Senior Cloud Computing Engineer

    • Peraton
  • Fort Huachuca, AZ
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 6 hours ago


On Site
USD 146,000.00 - 234,000.00 per year
Full Time


Adobe AIR
Cloud architecture
Cloud management
Software deployment
Continuous integration
Continuous delivery
Business analytics
Business analysis
Mergers and acquisitions
Microsoft Azure
Cloud computing
Amazon Web Services
Information assurance

Job Details

About Peraton
Peraton is a next-generation national security company that drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world's leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted, highly differentiated solutions and technologies to protect our nation and allies. Peraton operates at the critical nexus between traditional and nontraditional threats across all domains: land, sea, space, air, and cyberspace. The company serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies and supports every branch of the U.S. armed forces. Each day, our employees do the can't be done by solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit to learn how we're keeping people around the world safe and secure.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Designs, develops, and implements cloud-based solutions
Designs cloud architecture and completes plans and specifications to develop solutions
Collaborates with product managers and engineers to develop specifications for new cloud-based products/services, applications, and solutions
Drives the roll-out of cloud management platforms, evaluates its performance and implements enhancements
Develops and enriches the product portfolio of cloud services and value-added services.
Creates solution recommendations to include Basis of Estimate for cloud services
Evaluates the cost/benefit of cloud vs. virtual private networks vs. dedicated hosting vs. in house solutions and identifying portions of the organization's IT platform/infrastructure with the highest potential return for cloud deployment
Performs operations and maintenance of secure managed cloud platform solutions
Implements and maintains automation to enhance operation, alerting, and auto remediation of events. Develops, maintains, and deploys infrastructure as code using CI/CD pipelines


Basic Qualifications:

Active Top-Secret/SCI
Minimum of 8 years with BS/BA; Minimum of 6 years with MS/MA; Minimum of 3 years with PhD
Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals, CompTIA Cloud+, AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate, or equivalent
Possess DoD 8570.01-M Information Assurance Technician (IAT) Level II Baseline Certification
Must posses an active, OR have the ability to obtain within 90 days of hire date, an ITIL Foundations Certification


Target Salary Range

$146,000 - $234,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

SCA / Union / Intern Rate or Range

An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.

Our Values

At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best beyond the work you do with us daily. We're fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans to tuition reimbursement, tuition assistance, and fertility treatment, we are there to support you all the way.

Paid Time-Off and Holidays
Life & Disability Insurance
Career Development
Tuition Assistance and Student Loan Financing
Paid Parental Leave
Additional Benefits
Medical, Dental, & Vision Care
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