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Cloud Engineer - TS/SCI Required

Phoenix Operations Group
Washington, DC
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

TS/SCI Clearance Required

General Duties:

Leverage Amazon Web Services (AWS) technologies to support the full software development lifecycle of critical mission systems. The objective is to provide an enterprise-wide cloud infrastructure to be used for development, integration, and operational activities across multiple AWS platforms (GovCloud, SC2S, C2S). As part of the Operations Team, you’ll evaluate new technologies (cloud services), integrate & deploy systems, and continuously monitor the environments. Since most of the work is conducted remotely via telework, this highly motivated engineering team uses Agile processes and online collaboration tools to coordinate activities.

Short visits to government facilities are required 2-3 times per week. The specific technologies and activities are described below but heavy emphasis will be placed on AWS native services, Linux administration, Automation (Ansible), and Container (Docker) orchestration.

Required Experience:

  • 3+ years working within Linux (e.g., Red Hat, CentOS) environments
  • 2+ years supporting AWS environments and native services (EC2, S3, SQS, SNS, IAM)
  • 2+ years scripting in Python, Ruby, or BASH
  • 1+ years using Automation technologies such as Ansible, Puppet, Chef
  • 1+ years working with containers (i.e. Docker) and orchestration (i.e. Kubernetes)
  • 1+ years using Git (e.g., GitHub, GitLab, BitBucket)
  • Must be a team player and a leader who understands the importance of teamwork, collaboration, and open communication, including a willingness to occasionally work in a pair-programming environment

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with Jenkins and related CI/CD technologies
  • Experience with common Linux applications (e.g., Tomcat, PostgreSQL)
  • Experience with Agile (Scrum) processes and tools including Confluence and Jira.
  • Familiarity commodity hardware (servers, storage, network devices)

Education/Experience Level:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in scientific, engineering, or related field
  • Certifications Required: None, but AWS certifications are highly desirable
  • Must have an active security clearance (TS/SCI) for this position

Clearance:

  • TS/SCI security clearance and willingness to pursue a Counterintelligence (CI) Polygraph

BENEFITS OFFERED:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance - 100% Company-Paid Premiums
  • STD, LTD, and Life Insurance - 100% company paid
  • 401K - 10% salary contribution immediately vested
  • Bonus Plan
  • PTO - up to 4 weeks/year
  • Holidays - 10 paid/year
  • Birthdays off with pay
  • Upfront and Recurring Referral Bonuses
  • Education Reimbursement

ABOUT PHOENIX OPERATIONS GROUP:
Phoenix Operations Group is a high-end engineering services company dedicated to protecting and advancing our national cyber resources. As a small start-up operating out of the Baltimore/Washington DC area, we rely on innovation to continually advance our employees' skills and provide game-changing solutions to our customers.

Our technical competencies include Big Data analytics (batch and streaming), Cloud Computing infrastructure, multi-INT visualization, and enterprise architectures. We support operational missions (All-Source, Financial, CND) and serve as Product Owners for our open-source research initiatives.

Please visit us at http://www.phoenix-opsgroup.com for more information.

Phoenix Operations Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Phoenix Operations Group does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. ​

Benefits Offered:

Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance - 100% Company Paid Premiums
STD, LTD, and Life Insurance - 100% Company paid
401K – Automatic 10% company contribution; no matching required
PTO - 4 weeks/year
Holidays - 10 paid/year
Birthdays off with pay
Referral Bonuses – Upfront AND Annually Recurring
Open Source Bonuses – Contribute to our Github projects
Professional Development – Paid training, Certifications, and Enrichment

ABOUT PHOENIX OPERATIONS GROUP:

Phoenix Operations Group is a high-end engineering services company dedicated to protecting and advancing our national cyber resources. As a small start-up operating out of the Baltimore/Washington DC area, we rely on innovation to continually advance our employees' skills and provide game-changing solutions to our customers.

Our technical competencies include Big Data analytics (batch and streaming), Cloud Computing infrastructure, multi-INT visualization, and enterprise architectures. We support operational missions (All-Source, Financial, CND) and serve as Product Owners for our open-source research initiatives.

Please visit us at http://www.phoenix-opsgroup.com for more information.

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