Cloud Engineer – SME Job

Cloud Engineer – SME (Job Number:439314)


Looking for a Cloud Engineer who will be responsible for designing and integrating automated digital forensic tools and processes into Amazon Web Services-based cloud instance, as well as a classified-cloud based instance.

Job Tasks and Description:

- Write code, architect and design systems, build out proof of concepts, and compare and contrast technology alternatives.
- Develop cloud-based solutions to leverage the geographically dispersed exploitation footprint to satisfy the technical exploitation requirements.
- Debug and troubleshoot product code, and address customer and partner needs.
- Research and test solutions; including authoring sample code, to solve customer technical obstacles.
- Engineer a big data solution for captured enemy materials and the data derived from them post technical exploitation that is engineered for security, reliability, and scalability, running the full stack from infrastructure to applications to devices and hardware.
- Validate recommendations/solutions and ensure the right partners are engaged to evolve the exploitation capabilities.
- Actively contribute your knowledge and expertise of modern software development techniques and technology to help plan the development and design of cloud-based architectures.
- Design services that meet customers’ demands in a fast-moving environment.
- Identify and address key engineering decision points.
- Identify and implement development frameworks and technologies, while promoting best practices.
- Ability to work and communicate effectively and influence stakeholders in internal and external engineering and IT teams.
- Help the team to build, deploy, and maintain a highly distrusted processing & content delivery platform on AWS with 99.999% uptime.
- Automate the environment provisioning, test-automation, deployment-automation processes at elastic scale.
- Drive agile development processes to enable continuous delivery and velocity
- Work with the team of developers to architect the application and model the persistence schema for scalability.
- Work to secure and standardize the enterprise application framework and platform delivery.
- Enable Agile planning, grooming, execution, demo and retrospective sessions to be successful and repeatable.
- Work to lay out and validate the technology execution with leadership to ensure scalability, stability, and growth for automated digital forensic processing.
- Integrate the continuous integration and delivery pipeline to ensure continuous and repeatable quality in the deployment.



- Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience ; PhD or JD and four (4) years or more experience.


- Must have a current/active TS/SCI security clearance.


- At least 9 years of recent experience.
- 2+ years of experience with cloud computing on AWS.
- 7+ years of experience developing Web Applications.
- Experience using cloud native tools and utilizing them to meet the needs of customers and the organization.
- Ability to work with many languages including Java, Python, JavaScript, NodeJS, C#, NET, Ruby.
- Experience developing in a Microservices, Docker, and Kubernetes environment.
- Experience with distributed cross-platform applications, containerization, orchestration, and security.
- Good knowledge and experience on software quality process/assurance including automation testing, unit/integration testing, design/code review, code profiling, and software continuous integration (CI) and continuous deployment pipelines (CD).
- Expertise in developing web based communication services (REST APIs, HTTP, TCP/IP, Websockets.).
- Familiar with all aspects of software and communication security SSL, TLS, SSH, SFTP, HTTPS, .NET Identify, ADFS with OAuth2 and OpenID with Identity server, impersonation with STS claims and roles authentication.
- Experience with one or more Enterprise messaging patterns, protocols, and implementations
- (RabbitMQ, AMQP, MQTT, STOMP, etc.).
- Excellent presentation, verbal and written communications.
- Proven ability to adapt your message to the technical level of the audience, and comfortable presenting technical materials to large groups.
- Experience in building, deploying, and delivering enterprise- grade cloud-based applications.
- Solid understanding of Cloud-Native 12-factor application architectures.
- Experience with infrastructure-as-code and SDN implements with CloudFOrmation, Ansible, etc.
- Dev Ops experience with the Code Deploy platform and EBS.
- APM experience with 99.999% Uptime and metrics-drive scaling.
- Experience with Elastic API-First deployments.
- Experience with RDBMS, NoSQL, and Code-First Polyglot persistence architectures.
- Continuous integration and deliver experience.
- Experience with Web Development, Content Management Systems, and Media Processing.
- Solid CS and UX understanding.
- Experience with Web Application and Network Security modeling and implementation.
- Identity Management platform experience for authentication and authorization.
- Excellent POCO and Hybrid Schema skills.
- Experience with embedded and micro-computer platforms for video/content delivery.

- BSCS or MSCS (or similar degree), or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
- Security+.
- AWS Certified Solutions Architecture – Associate certification a plus
- AWS Certified Solutions Architecture – Professional certification a plus

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Job Posting: Aug 16, 2018, 11:43:19 AM
Primary Location: United States-NC-FORT BRAGG
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time
Full time
Fort Bragg, NC 28307, US