Cloud Ops Platform Engineer III

    • Chantilly, VA

Job Description
This is a position for a senior level cloud systems/software engineer. It is an opportunity to work with a very strong government and contractor team focused on enhancing transitioning legacy and new "big data lake" applications to the cloud. The ideal candidate is comfortable using AWS and open source tools to configure and deploy cloud servers, preparing legacy applications to transition to the cloud, working alongside, and mentoring cloud engineers toward meeting mission goals. The work is in both classified and unclassified development environment on the customer site. Agile development methodology is used on all aspects of the development and legacy maintenance. Engagement with the customer is daily with weekly engagement by representatives of the end user community.
Engineers solutions for cloud or on-premises development and production platforms
Disaster Recovery Planning

Required Skills and Education
Strong verbal and written communicator comfortable with presenting strategic and tactical plans for migration to the cloud to senior level executives.
Strong cloud engineer with experience moving web and client server applications to the cloud. Experience and certifications in AWS and Azure cloud architecture engineering is ideal.
Strong hands on technical experience moving systems into a containerized dev ops and security environment leading to continuous integration and deployment framework.
Hands on security engineering experience ideally in both the cloud and client site. Familiar with C&A process but principally a senior level security engineer/administrator with experience doing the systems configurations to meet security controls requirements.

Preferred Skills and Education
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or other related analytical, scientific, or technical discipline
Minimum 3 years of experience performing development and deployment activities on a private/public cloud solution or a comparable high availability environment.
Experience in moving legacy applications to DevSecOps AWS cloud architecture
Skills in containerization using tools such as Docker, Kubernetes
Experience programming in java, C++, SQL,
AWS Cloud Solutions Architect, Developer, or DevOps associate or professional certifications and CISSP Highly Desired. Demonstrable extensive experience in lieu of certs will be considered equivalent to certifications.

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.

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