Cloud Engineer Job
Job Description Job Attributes+
Springfield, VA 22150, US
Engineering & Technology
Top Secret/SCI Polygraph
Job Description At BAE Systems, we promote a strong, collaborative culture and provide our employees with the tools and skills they need to succeed. We are about trust, camaraderie, and a shared ambition to solve some of our nation’s hardest problems. You will get to work alongside a team of talented professionals who are passionate about their work and the mission.
We have an immediate opening for Cloud Engineers who are interested in joining a team, transitioning its government customer’s test environment from a conventional data center to a cloud based virtualized flexible environment using Amazon Web Services. This position will expose you to the world of continuous integration/continuous development within a cloud architecture to achieve zero-downtime software deployments.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, a flexible work environment to support work/life balance as well as a learning environment and training opportunities to further develop you professionally. We also offer cash incentives for motivated employees who acquire AWS certifications! Come be a part of a company that is driven to improve our customers, our future, and to protect our freedom.
Required Skills and Education
- Must have a current and active TS/SCI with the ability to obtain a polygraph.
- Hands-on experience working with Cloud architecture, operations and administration.
- Experience with Infrastructure as Code (IaC)/Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) tools to automatically provision, configure, and deploy cloud resources.
- Thorough understanding of cloud based services such as compute, network, storage, utilization, identity management.
- Demonstrated use of modern scripting languages and/or tools such as Chef, Ansible, Puppet, Ruby, Python, Powershell, etc.
- Self-motivated team player who will collaborate across a multi-disciplined team environment.
- Strong trouble-shooting skills and persistence to resolve issues.
Preferred Skills and Education
- Academic/Industry accomplishments in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology or other related discipline
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That’s BAE Systems. That’s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.
Who We Are
You're used to protecting what matters most.
Our team has the privilege and the responsibility of knowing that the work we do really matters. Our work is vital to the armed forces personnel and major corporations who rely on us to protect, equip and support them where it counts; to the security and prosperity of the nations we serve; to our skilled and talented people; to the local communities where we are based; and to the wider community who invest in, supply and engage with us. At BAE Systems, everyone can make a difference.
We believe that a diverse workforce inspires creativity and drives innovation. We respect and value the huge variety of skills, abilities and perspectives that our people bring to our business. We celebrate our differences and aim to recruit and develop talent from all backgrounds, championing the strength that a truly inclusive and collaborative workplace gives to our company culture and performance.
Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.
On the job training, leadership programs, collaboration with leading experts – excellence is built into your career development whether you are just starting out as an apprentice or are an experienced professional.
We’re united by trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in our field. It helps that we’re nice people too.
See your contribution, making real change as breakthrough technology and intelligence solutions reshape the landscape for our customers.
What We Offer+ Warrior Integration Program (Est. 2008)
This program was created to assist in the employment, transition, education, and development of wounded warriors. Through mentoring, partnership, education, and leadership, we vow to serve our veterans in the same manner they served our country. WIP provides mission-centered work that gives wounded warriors the opportunity to contribute, providing a path for career progression.
Camo to Corporate underpins all of our military recruiting and veteran efforts. We participate in annual career workshops and partner with VA employment reps to identify opportunities for vets at BAE Systems. We’re also proud members of Joining Forces, the Veteran Jobs Mission and Hiring our Heroes - initiatives focused on helping vets and their spouses find meaningful careers.
Meet Our Veterans
All of my co-workers have been very helpful with my transition into the company and in my training as a Common Missile Warning Systems technician. The camaraderie of the other WIP employees has also been instrumental in my transition out of the Marine Corps.
Retired Cpl. J. Munoz
Operating Enduring Freedom