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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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 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.