AWS Cloud Engineer

Govcloud, Amazon Web Services, Cloud Engineer, Secret clearance, IAT level II
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

MicroHealth is seeking an AWS Cloud Engineer to support our offices in Vienna, VA.

You will be providing support to setup and maintain an AWS Govcloud environment including EC2, RDS, and ECS. The candidate will be expected to have expert knowledge on setting up and securing AWS environments in EC2 and RDS in addition to setting up, configuring and maintaining container environment. As such, Linux experience is a must


  • Participate in planning, implementation, and growth of the infrastructure on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Gov Cloud.
  • Manage full application stacks from the OS through custom applications using Amazon cloud-based computing environments.
  • Work closely with the architect and engineers to design networks, systems, and storage environment that effectively reflect business needs, security requirements, and service level requirements.
  • Work with the team to design and implement secure cloud management solutions for the DoD


  • Ability to create and utilize AWS Cloud Formation templates to automate creation of AWS images.
  • Experience in migration of hosted applications to a cloud environment
  • Hands-on operational, development, and management experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS).
  • Maintaining firewall rules after customer acceptance
  • Establish system monitoring and SIEM
  • Developing new subnet/network device changes
  • Troubleshooting associated with the above mentioned network changes
  • Proficient in developing scripts and scripting languages.
  • A team player capable of high performance, flexibility in a dynamic working environment and the ability to lead.
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform capabilities and best practices architectures, and engineering solutions.
  • Experience with security, especially knowledge of the DOD RMF process
  • Demonstrable experience providing engineered IT solutions to medium programs in support of the customer's mission.
  • Demonstrated ability for oral and written communication with the highest levels of management.
  • Experience working in AWS via the CLI and management console. Knowledge and experience architecting and configuring Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs)


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline
  • 4 years of related systems engineering experience with at least 2 years experience in AWS
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Professional or AWS Cloud Engineer preferred
  • Ability to receive and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance
  • 8750 Certified at IAT Level II *you can find the list of acceptable certifications at:* preferred
  • Must be U.S. Citizen

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit. The employee frequently is required to walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand. The employee must frequently lift or move objects up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift or move objects up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status

Company background:

MicroHealth is a Center for Veteran Enterprises (CVE) and a verified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) that specializes in health information technology and health information management. We are a small disadvantaged business 8(a), Virginia certified small disadvantaged minority-owned business with process maturity assessed at CMMI-Dev Level III. We help health organizations make better use of information technology to support the decisions that ultimately result in better health outcomes for patients, providers, public health and payers. We do this by providing full life-cycle Health Information Technology and Health Information Management Support for Federal & Commercial markets. Our team of Informaticists, Technologist and Health Professionals design, develop and leverage technology as a catalyst to better health outcomes . At MicroHealth, we believe health information technology is less about the technology. It's about the PEOPLE empowered with information to make better decisions; VALUE it brings to patients, providers, public health and payers; and INNOVATION that help improve patient outcomes. Simply put, MicroHealth places health back into health information technology.

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Posted By

Cristina McDonell

8229 Boone Boulevard Suite 500 Vienna, VA, 22182

Dice Id : 10476745
Position Id : 6140180
Originally Posted : 4 months ago
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