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Chenega Corporation Cloud Engineer in Washington DC, District Of Columbia



Company Job Title: Cloud Engineer

Clearance: Public Trust

Location: Washington, DC

Reports To: Program Manager

FLSA Status: Exempt, Full Time, Regular


The Cloud Engineer will provide analysis, recommendations, deployment, and support for current and future cloud-based initiatives. The Cloud Engineer will support evaluating and integrating cloud-based software used by the organization, particularly involving integrating single-sign-on.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Migrate applications, platforms, and infrastructure from on-premise to cloud services.

  • Lead efforts to migrate storage and compute infrastructure to the cloud.

  • Assist departments with planning and implementing various data analysis systems in the cloud.

  • Provide support for all SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS deployments.

  • Implement single-sign-on and other required cloud integration.

  • Assist in creating cost-benefit estimates comparing total-cost-of-ownership of on-premise vs. cloud migration solutions.

  • Troubleshoot the performance of cloud-based systems and ensure proper security and backup procedures are followed for these systems.

  • Work with monitoring tools

  • Manage access and permissions

  • Script and automate where possible

  • Maintain appropriate configurations

  • Provide recommendations on system improvements.

  • General knowledge of virtualization and cloud computing.

  • Experience working with virtual machines, virtual networking and storage in

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications: (To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related technical fields.

  • 10 years’ experience with modern programming languages, web frameworks, modern front-end web programming techniques and frameworks, relational databases, automated configuration management, continuous integrations / deployment and continuous monitoring solutions.

  • 1 year hands-on experience on the leading cloud platforms (such as Azure, Amazon, Salesforce, Google)

  • Active Public Trust Clearance

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong communications skills (both written and oral), strong customer service and excellent interpersonal skills, ability to listen and understand what is being described by the end user as well as the ability to explain problem resolutions when necessary.

  • Ability to work independently without direct supervision or guidance.

  • Ability to occasionally work after hours and/or on-call support.

  • Ability to meet minimum security clearance requirements

Physical Demands: (The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment: (The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

  • During visits to areas of operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Primary Location: United States-District of Columbia-Washington DC

Organization: NJVC
Strategic Business Unit: Military Intelligence and Operations Support
Security Requirements: Public Trust
Job Schedule: Full Time Exempt
Recruiter: Dorsey Bumbrey
Req ID: 1900003633