Senior Cloud Engineer

Job Description:

As a Cloud Cybersecurity Engineer at SASSI, you’ll be applying your cloud engineering expertise to design, implement, and configure AWS, Azure, Oracle and other Cloud Service Providers delivering cybersecurity architectures leveraging containerization, Infrastructure as Code (IaC), and cloud native solutions to aid in the migration and modernization of DoD mission applications deploying to or maturing in commercial cloud.

Primary Responsibilities:

In this role, you will:

  • Develop, deploy, maintain, support and optimize cloud environments that host critical business applications and underlying infrastructure/utility servers.

  • Translate business objectives into technical solutions using enterprise cloud data toolsets, warehouses, and business intelligence platforms

  • Leverage knowledge and skills associated with Cloud management consoles and Managed Services

  • Build Infrastructure As Code (IaC) and utilize Cloud-native and shared services in an automated fashion

  • Implement DevSecOps including auto-scaled architectures for rebuilds

  • Design, develop, configure, and manage mixed Windows and Linux environments

  • Facilitate planning for and migration of existing applications and workloads into commercial cloud environments

  • Identify opportunities for technology innovation and improved security in the areas of design, data management/protection, access control etc.

  • Promote zero-trust principles for securing privileged access to critical cloud workloads

Basic Qualifications

  • US Citizen

  • Must hold a minimum Secret clearance

  • Must have CompTIA Security + Certification or higher

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related discipline w/ 4-8 years of relevant experience or Master’s Degree in a related discipline w/ 2 years relevant experience.

  • Additional experience may be considered in lieu of degree

  • Experience with cloud management services and utilizing cloud services to build IaC

  • Experience with provisioning, configuring, managing cloud services such as VPC/Subnet/Security Group, EC2, ECS, CLI, S3, Route 53, Cloud Watch, Lambda, Config and IAM; Security Center, Sentinel; etc.

  • DoDM 8570.01 compliant certification for IAT II (e.g. Security+) or plan to obtain one within 6 months

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in DoD

  • Experience with HBSS and ACAS

  • Experience with/knowledge of containerized CI/CD deployment such as Docker, Open shift and Kubernetes; Ansible, Terraform, Git

  • Experience with complex application integration and/or migration

  • Understanding of current and emerging technologies across multiple domains including network, database, endpoint, virtual computing, cloud computing, ML, and AI

  • AWS certification(s)

  • Azure certification(s)