Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

Job Description

SG2 Recruiting is a partner with Suntiva and looking for Cloud Infrastructure Engineers with Top Secret clearance to support a recently-awarded, high-profile contract for a Department of Defense client. You will be responsible for working alongside senior DoD cloud engineers to develop cloud solutions of varying degrees of complexity. You will employ your background in systems and network engineering and love of learning new technology to ensure that recommended solutions effectively and efficiently meet client mission needs.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Applying recent, hands-on cloud migration experience and continuing technical professional development to drive technical solutions in hybrid cloud environments
  • Analyzing and translating requirements into technical and functional specifications
  • Assisting with creating and/or maintaining a Service Catalog as well as an IaaS and PaaS specification baseline document
  • Drafting, editing, and consolidating technical briefings to senior government decision-makers
  • Reviewing, drafting, and updating the technical portions of the acquisition documents, and providing technical services to support the preparation of business cases, analysis of alternatives, program office estimates, and cost estimating documentation
  • Incorporating new plans, designs, and systems into ongoing operations
  • Assisting in the review, analysis, and documentation of market research materials that inform the project direction
  • Preparing white papers and informational memoranda on modern technologies and methodologies
  • Serving as technical advisor to DoD clients to guide cloud implementation initiatives from design through operational deployment
  • Working with team members in other specialties, as needed, to accomplish the overall mission

What You Will Need For This Position

  • Must be a US Citizen, with an active Top Secret Clearance
  • Recent hands-on system engineering experience
  • Experience working on cloud platforms such as Azure/AWS
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure design, architecture, and services
  • Experience and understanding of the network stack as it pertains to system engineering/architecture
  • Working knowledge of mission‐critical infrastructure technologies including Exchange, Active Directory, VMWare, Window Server, Linux, Storage (NAS, SAN), Relational Databases, VCS, Networking (Routing, Firewall, Load balancers), Web services (Apache, Tomcat, IIS), Citrix, File transferring (SFTP, FTP)
  • Scripting knowledge a plus (Python, Bash, Perl, PowerShell)
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of the DoD is strongly preferred

If You Have This, This Is A Plus

  • Experience supporting Department of Defense (DoD) agencies
  • Cloud-Related Certification (AWS, Azure etc)
  • Degree in Computer Science or related field

What Is In It For You

  • Our Defense business unit is growing, which means many opportunities for you
  • We understand your need for flexibility and work within contract parameters to provide as much flexibility as possible
  • Suntiva's hiring standards are high, so other smart and talented professionals will surround you
  • Our benefits are some of the best in the industry, including 4 weeks of paid personal leave and up to 40 hours per year to pursue training that advances your career

What Suntiva Can Offer You

When joining Suntiva, you can expect the opportunity to address client challenges that matter and have fun in the process:

  • A values-driven culture. Our corporate values include: Embody great minds and great hearts, Assume good intentions, Foster collaboration and teamwork, Hold ourselves accountable for results, and Do the right thing all the time!
  • A team-oriented environment with some of the smartest colleagues you’ll ever work with
  • Growth and development opportunities

At Suntiva, our employees are our most valuable asset. Our employees bring their great minds and hearts to help our clients achieve their desired results. As such, we want to make sure that we are doing the right thing, all the time by supporting our employees to achieve their desired results in life. We provide a comprehensive and highly competitive total compensation and benefits package that brings you real value and security to enjoy life today and plan for tomorrow.

About Suntiva

Suntiva is a business transformation and technology company located in Falls Church, VA, serving Federal Government agencies. We enable our clients to improve performance through people, process, and technology in significant, measurable, and sustainable ways. We provide mission critical information technology, digital transformation, organizational performance, human capital, and acquisition lifecycle solutions—with great minds and great hearts.


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Job: Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

Primary Location(s): United States - Arlington, VA

Nearest Major Market: Washington, DC Metro

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