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1209- Cloud Platform Engineer

Washington DC, Washington DC
Top Secret


The team this position supports is leading a large government organization into the cloud. The team is tasked with providing the tools, technology, and blueprints enabling the organization to easily, quickly, and securely transition to the cloud while adopting best practices. This team is filled with experienced individuals that are always looking at technology trends to improve effectiveness. The successful candidate can work in a predominantly Linux based environment following DevSecOps best practices and is capable of finding solutions and troubleshooting problems in an AWS cloud environment. The candidate should be familiar with the concept of Infrastructure as Code used to build and maintain immutable systems.


  • Writing and troubleshooting shell scripts and able to build or troubleshoot Linux and windows systems
  • Comfortable with and knows base AWS services well (EC2/EBS/S3/VPC/NACLS/SG/RDS)

A successful candidate will have demonstrated experience with the following technologies:


- Cloud Formations

- Gitlab (Code Repository)

- Gitlab Runner (Build System)

- Artifact Repository (Artifactory, Nexus, etc) - CI/CD Tools (SonarQube, Xray)

- Consul/Vault

- Packer-ForAutomatedAMICreation

- CentOS Linux

- Redhat Linux

- Windows 2016


  • 3 years of experience performing development and deployment activities on a private/public cloud solution or a comparable high availability environment
  • An associate level DEVOPS cert is acceptable in lieu of 3 years of experience


  • Comfortable using code to build servers in AWS
  • Has worked securing Linux Systems
  • Has experience working in high scale environments.


Active Top Secret Security Clearance with TS/SCI eligibility