The Government Health and Safety Solutions Operation is seeking an Infrastructure Architect in Bethesda, MD.
Design, architect, and implement a secure and agile AWS-based infrastructure and processes
Develop automation tools, serve as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) in automation by leading
automation projects and assessments
Maintain and ensure the ongoing stability and continuous operations of custom-build enterprise
Partner with the network, infrastructure, system administrators and security team to design and implement the connectivity, structure, security of the cloud environment
Propose and implement system enhancements to provide additional functionality and address new virtual infrastructure and security requirements
Diagnose and resolve system and infrastructure problems quickly
Enforce best practices for virtual and on-premise infrastructure systems, communicate these to development organization, and monitor and enforce compliance
Lead incident management efforts to investigate, mitigate and resolve issues
Research and prototype new products, tools, technologies
Maintain architecture processes and technical documentation of cloud infrastructure and cloud best practices
Minimum of Bachelor's degree, or higher, in a System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems or other related field.
8+ years of experience of leading the design, development and deployment of IT systems for an enterprise organization in a virtual environment (preferably AWS)
Strong background with infrastructure automation through DevOps scripting including shell, Python, Ruby, and Powershell
Experience delivering solutions and administering systems in a cloud environment using laaS and PaaS offerings
Expertise in designing and implementing VPCs, VPC routing, and VPC security
Expert knowledge of integration of cloud services with on premise and virtual technologies from Microsoft, RHEL, Oracle, HP, SAP etc.
Hands-on Experience with RHEL and Windows operating systems in a virtualized environment
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with experience working in a highly collaborative onsite environment
Experience working in Agile environment
Proven experience preparing and presenting technical documentation to various audiences.
Hands-on experience in maintaining and supporting large enterprise systems in a production
Ability to work on multiple assignments or projects in parallel, balancing time and schedule based on the business priorities of the organization
AWS Certified Solutions Architect Certification
Clearance: Must be able to obtain a Public Trust