AWS Cloud Engineer

Location: Laurel, MD
 
ApplyLogic is a fast-growing Veteran-Owned consulting firm, headquartered in Dunn Loring, VA. Our people are our greatest asset and our company culture is grounded on that belief. We offer challenging and interesting work in a friendly and supportive environment. We deliver best-in-class technical expertise to the Federal Government market through IT professional service contracts.
 
We offer a competitive salary with a robust Fortune 500 type benefits package: employee assistance, employee adoption, 401K with match, medical, dental, vision, life, short-term and long-term disability, 15 paid time days off, 10 holidays, unlimited web-based training and up to $5K towards continuing education and/or professional development and more!
 
Founded in 2004, ApplyLogic is a Veteran Owned Small Business, ISO9001:2008 certified with over $7M annual revenues and 35 employees. Our growth has been recognized in the Washington Technology Fast 50 and the INC. 5000. We have an immediate AWS Cloud Engineer position available in Laurel, MD.
 
Job Description and Responsibilities:
 
The AWS Cloud Engineer will participate in the creation and maintenance of development, test and production environments with a goal of high availability, fault-tolerance and scalability. The engineer will also be responsible for implementing continuous integration and deployment of code to our cloud hosted environments to accelerate development
  • Participate in planning, implementation, and growth of our infrastructure on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Gov Cloud
  • Work with the larger design team to develop a full Hybrid Cloud Solution
  • Manage full application stacks from the OS through custom applications using Amazon cloud based computing environments.
  • Work closely with architect and engineers to design networks, systems, and storage environment that effectively reflect business needs, security requirements, and service level requirements
  • Manage a continuous integration/continuous deployment methodology for our server based technologies
  • Work with engineering and architecture teams to design and implement scalable software services
  • Work with the architecture team to design and implement a cloud management solution to potentially span multiple CSP and private clouds
 
 
Required Skills:
  • Experience designing and building web application environments on AWS, including services such as EC2, S3, ELB, RDS.
  • Experience with DevOps tools such as Jenkins, Maven, GitHub, Ansible, Artifactory, SonarQube in a cloud environment
  • Experience with Linux and Windows Server system administration
  • Experience with installing and configuring application servers such as Weblogic, JBoss and Tomcat
  • Ability to create and utilize AWS Cloud Formation templates to automate creation of AWS images
  • Proficient in developing scripts and scripting languages
  • A team player capable of high performance, flexibility in a dynamic working environment and the ability to lead
  • Skill and ability to train others on technical and procedural topics
 
Education and Certifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree and 10 years of experience
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate or Professional
 
Clearance:
  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Public Trust, or must be able to obtain a Public Trust clearance
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