Cloud Engineer

    • Springfield, VA

Job Description
At BAE Systems, we promote a strong, collaborative culture and provide our employees with the tools and skills they need to succeed. We are about trust, camaraderie, and a shared ambition to solve some of our nation's hardest problems. You will get to work alongside a team of talented professionals who are passionate about their work and the mission.

We have an immediate opening for Cloud Engineers who are interested in joining a team, transitioning its government customer's test environment from a conventional data center to a cloud based virtualized flexible environment using Amazon Web Services. This position will expose you to the world of continuous integration/continuous development within a cloud architecture to achieve zero-downtime software deployments.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, a flexible work environment to support work/life balance as well as a learning environment and training opportunities to further develop you professionally. We also offer cash incentives for motivated employees who acquire AWS certifications! Come be a part of a company that is driven to improve our customers, our future, and to protect our freedom.

Required Skills and Education

  • Must have a current and active TS/SCI with the ability to obtain a polygraph.
  • Hands-on experience working with Cloud architecture, operations and administration.
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code (IaC)/Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) tools to automatically provision, configure, and deploy cloud resources.
  • Thorough understanding of cloud based services such as compute, network, storage, utilization, identity management.
  • Demonstrated use of modern scripting languages and/or tools such as Chef, Ansible, Puppet, Ruby, Python, Powershell, etc.
  • Self-motivated team player who will collaborate across a multi-disciplined team environment.
  • Strong trouble-shooting skills and persistence to resolve issues.
Preferred Skills and Education
  • Academic/Industry accomplishments in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology or other related discipline
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

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