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Jr. Linux Cloud Engineer-Springfield VA

Editech Staffing
Rockville, MD
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description


This position supports the program's Open Data Store (ODS) team to provide quality cost-effective solutions to the client. As part of the ODS Team, various expertise is needed to support a sophisticated enterprise environment both on-premise as well as in the cloud.

The Engineer will actively participate with Scrum development teams and meetings. Additionally, the Engineer will be responsible for working with highly functional development teams to help developing and automating service deployments, optimizing deployments and performance, integration with enterprise authentication services, and establishing/improving system monitoring while maintaining established security protocols within development, test, and production systems. Other responsibilities will include working with the team to define task breakdowns and effort estimates; as well as preparing design and test documents.


Architect, build and maintain on premise and/or cloud infrastructure to support team and customer initiatives

Maintain and improve existing infrastructure (build out autoscaling, support new services, optimize for cost efficiencies/authentication/search, etc)

Administer production, staging and development environments

Manage and aggregate server logs and monitor for security and system related incidents

Monitor and analyze system performance, such as server load and resource usage

Maintain and improve existing build and deployment processes using CI/CD tools

Apply configuration management disciplines to maintain software revisions, security patches, hardening, and documentation

Enforce best practices for security and reliability, and drive security initiatives, like access control and vulnerability testing

Work with A&A Teams to maintain security requirements for operation of systems

Perform routine equipment checks and preventative maintenance

Maintain up to date documentation of designs/configurations

Work with other service providers to support areas of common interest

On-call support may be required


Bachelors Degree in Computer Programming, Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

2+ years' experience


3+ years of related systems programming experience

Required Skills:

Experience working within Linux distributions such as RedHat, Ubuntu, CentOS

Strong Understanding of DevOps and software/application development processes

Experience with GitLab, Jenkins, Nexus, and other DevOps/Continuous Integration tools

Experience with cloud orchestration tools (i.e. SALT, Chef, etc)

Experience with public clouds such as AWS, Google, Azure

Experience with Python framework and Shell scripting

Knowledge of network technologies, common infrastructure components, load balancers, firewalls, virtual and physical infrastructure design

COVID-19 Vaccination

To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, we require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor man

Editech Staffing


Rockville, MD
20850 USA



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