Junior Cloud Engineer

Splunk, Nagios, Cacti, New Relic, AlrtSite, Perl/Python/bash, Lambda, Cloudwatch, Route53, VPC, CloudFront, RDS, CloudFormation, EC2, networking, Security, System Administration, AWS Cloud
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Junior Cloud Engineer
Enquizit Inc,

Enquizit is seeking Junior Cloud Engineers with a background in Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Linux. We are looking for talented, highly motivated, and innovative engineers with a track record of taking initiative. The individuals must be capable of working in a fast-paced Agile environment and working cooperatively with a multi-functional team.

The Junior Cloud Engineers will take a role in the administration of infrastructure and applications in Amazon Web Services (AWS). He/she will be responsible for the applications architecture and support in Amazon Web Services.

Required qualifications:

  • Knowledge of AWS user, security, and networking configurations
  • Familiarity with Amazon Web Services: EC2, S3, CloudFormation, RDS, CloudFront, VPC, Route53, IAM, CloudWatch, Beanstalk, Lambda, etc.
  • Expertise in Linux systems administration
  • A understanding of core network protocols and services (TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPS, REST/SOAP, FTPS/SFTP, DNS, SSL, firewalls, load balancers)
  • Good scripting skills either in perl, python or bash
  • Experience scripting against APIs
  • Application performance monitoring (Splunk, Nagios, Cacti, New Relic, AlrtSite)
  • MSCS, BSCS or equivalent highly desirable
  • Technical certifications highly desirable

A strong candidate will also bring to the table some of the following:

  • Software development experience (Java, C, C++, etc )
  • Experience with MySQL or Oracle
  • Experience with configuration Management tools (Salt/Puppet/Chef)
  • Experience with Apache, Tomcat, JBoss, Jenkins

The following attributes will be required to be successful:

  • A Bias for Action. Many decisions and actions are reversible and do not need extensive study. We value calculated risk taking
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Self-motivated, proactive, energetic and tenacious
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and resolution skills
  • Strong sense of ownership and responsibility
  • An interest in continuous improvement, innovation and simplification
  • The ability to translate business problems into practical, scalable technical solutions
  • Humility, integrity and the ability to be self-critical


  • Mclean, VA

Employment Type:

  • Fulltime

What we offer:

  • Competitive annual salary and bonus
  • 100% Medical for employee with employer HSA
  • Low cost 401K plan with 3% employer match
  • Relocation package
  • Career Growth
  • Training and Certification opportunities
  • Tech Conferences

For more information on Enquizit, our clients and our partnerships, visit

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply to the position, send a copy of your resume and covering letter.

Ravi Sundar | Senior Recruiting Manager
Enquizit, Inc | www.enquizit.com

Dice Id : 10524665
Position Id : JCE080819VA
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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