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AWS / Cloud Computing Consultant Technical Specialist

Posted on Jun 14, 2019 by Perspecta

Chantilly, VA 20151
Information Technology
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves-to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways-not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.

Perspecta's talented and robust workforce-14,000 strong-stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories


Perspecta is currently looking forAWS Professional CertifiedArchitects to help define and build our cloud capabilities and offerings. In this role, on our Architecture and Infrastructure team, you will support multiple projects developing our offerings, leading or supporting client demonstrations and working with our customers to implement various projects. We're looking for you to unleash your creativity and deliver innovative ideas using automation, ML/AI, RPA and other leading technologies to enable Perspecta and our customers to gain the benefits of cloud services.

Duties include:

  • Leverage your knowledge and experiences to drive Perpspecta's offerings and technology roadmaps
  • Define, document, communicate and evangelize Perspecta standards for highly available, scalable, and self-healing systems
  • Collaborate with our customers to consult on and help implement their Cloud goals
  • Define architecture approaches for cloud migration for customer applications/systems
  • Evaluate tools and technologies to advance Perspecta's offerings for Architecture and Infrastructure
  • Contribute to architectural and infrastructural decisions
  • Work collaboratively with application development and operations teams enabling CI/CD pipelines with automated builds and management supporting our parallel project driven Agile DevSecOps environment
  • Collaborate with security stakeholders and team members to design, implement and automate security controls, governance processes, and NIST compliance validation
  • Define appropriate application and environment KPIs and metrics
  • Design and deploy monitoring and logging systems on AWS to collect and report on selected KPIs and metrics
  • Implement and maintain Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Design automated deployment and management solutions for a variety of cloud services (e.g., Rails Application servers, Load Balancing and Proxy Servers, Virtual Private Cloud (VPC), Networks, Subnets)
  • Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD (Computer Science or related field)
  • AWS Professional certification is required
  • Hands on experience with implementing enterprise cloud solution is required
  • Experience with AWS Commercial & GovCloud regions required
  • Experience with AWS C2S region preferred
  • 8+ years of experience in Architecture and Design of IT systems, design patterns, and frameworks
  • 5+ years of implementation experience with design and architecture of enterprise cloud implementations OR at 7+ years of implementation experience with virtualization and datacenter technologies
  • 2+ years of experience with industry compliance and security standards including FedRAMP, DoD SRG, PCI DSS, ISO 27001, HIPAA, and NIST OR equivalent cyber security and/or compliance experience
  • 8 + years of experience with storage, archive, backup/recovery and business continuity processes in distributed operations
  • 8 + years of experience working with either core networking and infrastructure OR application development technologies
  • Experience implementing and orchestrating containers such as Docker, Kubernetes
  • Experience with Implementing Analytics and Monitoring Tools, Splunk
  • Experience in using PaaS and IaaS tools sets such as OpenShift, Pivotal, Mesosphere
  • Experience in setting up AWS, security groups, VPC
  • Strong understanding of computer networking, security, virtualization and containerization
  • Programing experience in Python, Ruby,
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails, Source control, Git, Groovy, Python, PowerShell, JSON
  • Familiar with Database systems, MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB

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