Career Openings at JHC Technology


Job Summary:

We’ve got our eyes set on the next Senior Cloud Engineer to join a project team in Houston Tx. You will need to be in the Houston Area for this position.  This employee is going to play a pivotal role with one of our highest profile clients, guiding and overseeing technical implementation activities for one of our highest profile customers. The right person for this role is going to have a broad and verifiable background in AWS, including at least three certifications – one of which will be at the professional level – as well as experience with industry leading tools.

We’re looking for our Senior Cloud Engineer to be just focused on implementing AWS cloud technology through best practice, Infrastructure as Code, containerization, and other architectural standards to ensure rapid adoption and migration efficiency. You’ll work hand-in-hand with our Service Delivery and Account Teams to ensure we’ve got all the bases covered.

In this role, you’ll be a part of the Service Delivery team, a fast-moving group of tech enthusiasts that is pushing our clients to be on the cutting edge of technology. As a Senior Cloud Engineer, you will be called on to provide support to our customers around innovative architectures, efficient and compliant deployments, and Infrastructure as Code, all with a keen focus on security. The right candidate will have 3-5 years’ experience with AWS and will be prepared to work on-site in Sacramento, Calif., and/or the surrounding metro area.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Expert guidance on architecting automated, fault-tolerant, scalable AWS environments adhering to AWS best practices for small and large initiatives.

  • Work directly with customers to identify requirements, develop deployment plans, outline architectures, and consult on best practices for agency-wide deployments.

  • Experience refactoring or rebuilding on-premise applications/infrastructure and migration to AWS cloud

  • Provide Functional Escalation Support and Expertise to the Incident Management Processes involving AWS Infrastructure or related issues 

  • Provide input and guidance to personnel and JHC Cloud Architects/SMEs to the overall AWS Architecture and Design tenets 

  • Compose and leverage AWS CloudFormation Templates for utilization, to ensure repeatable, sustainable AWS infrastructure is effectively managed 

  • Deploy, test and document development, pre-production, and production environments 

  • Train and mentor Junior Administrators and Engineers 

  • Assist in preparing cost analysis based on expected usage 

  • Review and enhance documentation and knowledgebase


Knowledge and Experience:

  • Minimum Education: B.A. or B.S. degree in related discipline or equivalent experience 

  • Minimum Years of Experience: Must have minimum of 3 years of experience in AWS cloud IT architecture with 10+ years in overall technical engineering 

  • Must have AWS Professional-Level Certification 

  • US Citizenship

  • 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 


About JHC:

We look for innovative engineers that want to push boundaries. We do significant work on Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, and Microsoft Azure, as well as with SharePoint and Citrix. We work in the Federal Government, State and Local Government, Commercial, and non-profit space. Our clients include small organizations that are just getting started in cloud all the way up to enterprise and agency data center migrations. We look for every opportunity to form repeatable and automated processes to streamline work and cost.

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