CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. AWS Cloud Engineer in Fairfax, Virginia
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AWS Cloud Engineer
City: Fairfax, Virginia, United States
Position ID: J0120-0284
Employment Type: Full Time
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CGI: An employer of choice
At CGI Federal's Emerging Technology Practice, we are looking for AWS Cloud engineers to deliver IT excellence and create innovative solutions in the Cloud. Work with fellow AWS and Azure Architects and Engineers to form the best minds in cloud solutions and give innovative solutions to our clients.
Your future duties and responsibilities:
You will be providing support to our government client in AWS deployments, lift & shift migrations and innovative AWS solutions. The Cloud Engineer should be able to execute architecture blueprints and bring it to reality with a DevSecOps mindset & culture. Candidate should be able to build and configure build plans, code pipelines and create automated solutions that can be frame worked and re-used. Finally, the candidate should become subject matter exports and evangelize the latest technologies and tools to provide better efficiency and solution to other teams.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
2+ years of experience with AWS Cloud
Associates Degree or higher
Experience in AWS CloudFormation, AWS EC2, VPC, S3 and similar technologies
Communication skills in a DevOps environment with your team, managers, business units and stakeholders.
Embrace and focus on emerging technology and evangelize to the rest of the team
Understanding of Agile, DevOps and Infrastructure as Code (IaC) is strongly desired
Needs to have the ability to develop and contribute in an IaC environment while working seamlessly in a distributed team via collaboration tools
Must own ability to learn fast, adapt to new technology and keep current with industry certifications
Knowledge in Puppet/Ansible is highly desirable
Other desirable skills include: AWS, Azure, Atlassian Suite products like Jira/Confluence/BitBucket/Bamboo, Terraform, Consul, Kubernetes, Docker Swarm, Microservice architecture, AWS CloudFormation/ Azure Resource Manager, Python, Lambda, FedRAMP knowledge
Due to the nature of the government contract, US Citizenship is required.
AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
What you can expect from us:
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