Cloud Sr. Engineer

Job Description:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical direction to maintain AWS infrastructure in optimal configuration from both technical and budgetary perspectives
  • Provide technical expertise to the on-premise to AWS Migration activities
  • Lead JHC’s efforts to influence the overall AWS Architecture and Design tenets provided by each of the Line Office Development Teams
  • Compose and leverage AWS CloudFormation Templates for utilization, to ensure repeatable, sustainable AWS infrastructure is effectively managed
  • Train and mentor Junior Administrators and Engineers


Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum Years of Experience: Must have minimum of 4 years of experience in Cloud / AWS Engineering/Architecture – specifically on-premise to AWS Migration experience, with 7+ years in overall technical engineering background
  • Minimum Education: B.S. Degree in related discipline or equivalent, additional experience
  • Must have at least one AWS Professional-Level Certification (Solutions Architect or DevOps) and at least 2 Associate-Level Certifications (Solutions Architect, Developer, and/or SysOps)
  • Possess an Active Secret Clearance at time of interview (will be confirmed during the prescreening process)
  • US Citizenship
  • Ability to pass a Federal Government background investigation
  • Experience documenting technical requirements
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient at multi-tasking and proactive in work responsibilities
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Passion for providing great customer service
  • Able to understand abstract/complex thoughts and ideas “thinking-outside the box”
  • Personable demeanor
  • Willing to mentor and foster those who may not understand the technology as well
  • Able to anticipate the needs of the client before receiving tasks


Preferred Qualifications:

  • All 5 current AWS Certifications and the willingness and ability to earn new AWS Certifications as they become available
  • Solid understanding of Linux and Windows operating systems
  • Advanced troubleshooting skills
  • Capability in architecture design, system evaluation, system analysis, and infrastructure assessment
  • Be proficient in scripting image deployment and bootstrapping
  • Experience with AWS CloudWatch and other automation services
  • Strong background in Microsoft-based applications
  • Maintain account documentation, such as architecture diagrams and portal links.
  • Knowledge of databases like MySQL, Oracle, SQL Server, or MongoDB
  • Excellent communication, prioritization, and analytical skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and agile development environment
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high-intensity, Agile Scrum team work environment and exhibit flexibility as innovation is implemented.
  • Must be able to see opportunities for improvement, take ownership and closely work with development team to drive product improvement

JHC Technology offers full-time team members with a first-class benefits package, including company-paid health, vision, and dental insurance for employee and family, as well as paid time off, 401k, disability, life insurance, HSA contributions, and cell phone and gym membership reimbursement. We look for team members that want to push boundaries, especially around cloud.
Please submit a copy of your resume to and a short message on how you found out about JHC Technology.


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