SR Cloud Engineer 09S

  • Woodlawn, MD
Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, cloud
Part Time
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

SR Cloud Engineer

Woodlawn MD

Due to working on a Federal contract US citizens and green cards only


Position Description:

​Under the program, our client supports the full range of IT integration services supporting a multi-platform computing environment, including: information systems modernization initiatives, software engineering, project management, infrastructure services, data warehousing, database administration, research, planning, security, federal enterprise architecture initiatives, and all levels of Internet, Intranet and Web portal initiatives and migrating legacy architecture to web-based platforms. Leidos has an immediate need for a highly motivated Senior DevOps Engineer to provide Agile deployment expertise and hands on implementation of the Disability Case Processing System  application using the latest open source and AWS technologies.  The candidate will be collocated with the  government employees and subcontractors at a government facility in Baltimore, Maryland. The candidate must be able to pass a Federal Suitability Check for a position of public trust.

Specifically the successful candidate will be a member of an Agile Cloud/DevOps Team working with other Agile development teams, System Architects, Test Architects, Database Engineers, Implementation team, Global Validation team, IT Infrastructure & Operations Team and External System Owners to develop the  application using open source technologies and products.

Skills Requirements:

​Required Skills

  • Experience with implementing, managing and monitoring environments utilizing Cloud Technologies such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Azure in Private (on-premise) or Commercial/Public (off-premise ) Clouds.
  • Implement and manage continuous delivery systems and methodologies on AWS.
  • Understand, implement, and automate security controls, governance processes, and compliance validation.
  • Define and deploy monitoring, metrics, and logging systems on AWS including Splunk and Nagios.
  • Implement systems that are highly available, scalable, and self-healing on the AWS platform.
  • Understanding and practical expereience with PaaS and IaaS categories of Cloud computing.
  • Design, manage, and maintain tools to automate operational processes using shell and Ansible scripting.
  • Strong communication and collaborative skills in providing technical direction and hands-on software deployment.

Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge of Scrum and Kanban Agile development process and ceremonies including scrums, planning events, backlog grooming, retrospectives and demos.
  • Complex scripting, debugging, data analysis, problem analysis and resolution of issues within open source applications.
  • Knowledgable with PaaS Tools such as Cloud Foundry and OpenShift.
  • Operating System and Infrastructure experience with Linux, Windows 7, Unix, and RedHat.
  • Experience with VersionOne Application Lifecycle Management Tools
  • Experience with Jenkins and Continuous Integration.
  • Standards & Protocols knowledge including XML, XSLT, WSDL, JSON.
  • Experience with source code versioning and Pull Requests with Git and Stash/BitBucket.
  • Software contributions and pull requests for open source software.
  • Member of open source software communities.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, concentrate and to pay attention to detail.
  • Strong customer interface skills.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills necessary to work effectively with customers and other team members.


11+ years IT experience or 9+ with a Masters degree .  Exact skill match may allow flexibility with education and experience requirements.


Posted By

Cindy Osterberg

1651 Old Meadow Rd, Suite 205 McLean, VA, 22102

Dice Id : 10427792
Position Id : 144674
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