CACI International AWS Cloud Engineer Principal in Chantilly, Virginia
AWS Cloud Engineer Principal
Job Category: Information Technology
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: TS/SCI with Polygraph
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: None
Type of Travel: None
What You’ll Get to Do
Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first. At CACI you’ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.
Currently, CACI is seeking three (3) motivated, career and customer-oriented Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Engineers (various Labor Category Levels) to join our team in Chantilly, Virginia.
Design and implement secure network solutions that meet customer requirements
Assume a technical role in the administration and management of infrastructure solutions that are deployed in AWS in accordance with Security Guidelines
Use AWS Command Line Interface (CLI) to deploy, troubleshoot and customize cloud resources
Design, customize, and document services based on COTS products using Agile development approaches and methodologies
Installing, configuring, maintaining, and supporting applications and servers
Performing operating system and software installation, testing, patching and upgrades
Monitoring the Heath of internal environment and connections
Research new technologies that are applicable to current projects and make recommendations to improve performance, optimize operations, and reduce costs
Assist with AWS technical designs and documentation
Basic Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in the fields of computer science, computer engineering, or any related field
Must possess the required DoD Directive 8570 IAT Level II or higher certification
Minimum of 7-10 years relevant technical experience
Knowledge of AWS user, security, and networking configurations
Experience managing enterprise scale solutions that leverage the following AWS Services: EC2, S3, CloudFormation, RDS, CloudFront, VPC, Route53, IAM, CloudWatch, Beanstalk, Lambda, etc.
DevOps experience of management of work within Sprint and Increment Planning
Working knowledge of JIRA, Git and Confluence
Ability to understand requirements (user stories) received and plan a workable solution that meets the customers need
Experience scripting against AWS CLI
Strong debugging experience
Understanding the needs for new initiative to build scalable, distributed, and high-performance cloud environment
Demonstrated experience in one or more of the following languages: Go, Node.js, Python, Powershell or Ruby Experience managing enterprise scale solutions that leverage the following AWS Services: Required: Lambda and Se
AWS or other Cloud Based Certifications
Experience developing custom visualizations and dashboards (preferably in Kibana)
Logical problem-solving approach and the ability to clearly communicate technical system status, concepts, and proposed solutions to the customer
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to present in a group setting
Possesses a sense of urgency, strong organizational and problem-solving skills
Ability to work as an individual as well as with a team for supporting the overall project planning, integration, and implementation
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 60 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.
As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.