Cloud Solution Engineer

  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Alexandria, VA, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

Job Number: R

Cloud Solution Engineer
The Challenge:

We have the technology, but do we know how to use it? In an industry where "Cloud" is sometimes synonymous with "genie," it's important to have someone on your team who knows how to engineer Cloud-based and hybrid on-premise Cloud-based solutions. That's why we need you, an engineer who knows how hardware and software components fit together and integrate with Cloud-based resources, to help us lead our clients IT modernization.

As a Cloud engineer on our team, you'll design and implement modern, scalable, secure, and resilient systems that support both the business mission area and soldiers in the field. You'll recommend tools and capabilities based on your research of the current environment and knowledge of various on-premise, Cloud-based, and hybrid resources. You'll work with customers, solution architects, software developers, and infrastructure engineers to inform strategy and architecture design. This is an opportunity to stay on top of the latest Cloud resources as you lead efforts to prototype using multiple techniques and new technologies. You'll be able to broaden your skillset into areas like DevSecOps, Containerization, GovCloud, Cybersecurity, and more. Join our team as we transform our client's modeling and simulation solutions and immersive AR/VR by taking advantage of Cloud technology.

Empower a change with us.

You Have:
  • 1+ years of experience with Cloud environments on Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft Azure in a professional environment
  • Experience with designing, implementing or supporting applications using architectural assistances to ensure or optimize availability, reliability, or performance
  • Experience with web application server technologies, Cloud application design, software architecture, and practices; design, development, deployment, Agile, SCRUM, ALM
  • Experience with infrastructure management and support and system administration in Windows and UNIX environments
  • Experience with one or more of the following programming languages: C++, C#, Java, Node.js, JSON, PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby on Rails, Pig/Hive
  • Experience with scalable architectures including serverless technologies, container orchestration including Kubernetes, Docker, Cloud Foundry, API management, microservice frameworks
  • Experience with Cloud application development solutions including PaaS, Serverless, API Management
  • Ability to manage, maintain, and enhance servers across multiple platforms
  • Secret clearance
  • HS Diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:
  • Experience with containerization technologies, including Docker and Kubernetes, in a production environment
  • Experience with Container-as-a-Service (CaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) Cloud computing services, using Red Hat OpenShift, Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF), Docker EE, Mesosphere, IBM Bluemix, or similar technology
  • Experience with CI/CD and DevOps pipeline automation tools including Jenkins, Git, Artifactory
  • Experience with Infrastructure-as-Code and automation tools, including Ansible, Puppet, and Chef
  • Experience with migrating, architecting, building, and deploying systems and applications to a Cloud
  • Experience with implementing security controls on Linux or Windows-based systems
  • Experience with using scripting languages to automate tasks and manipulate data
  • Experience with architecting a Splunk IT operations and modeling platform
  • Knowledge of enterprise logging, including application, OS, and security technology logging
  • Knowledge of DoD Cloud Accreditation process or proven ability to work through challenging security requirements and maintain compliance
  • BA or BS degree
  • Security+ or 8570 Certification


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

Build Your Career:

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn't all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you'll have access to:
  • experts in virtually every field
  • a culture that focuses on supporting our employees
  • opportunities that provide stability while offering variety

You'll also be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We'll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.

We're an EOE that empowers our people-no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic-to fearlessly drive change.

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Associated topics: equipment, information architect, infrastructure, ip, maintenance, principal systems engineer, senior system engineer, server, system architect, system integrator