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Peraton Corporation Sr. Principal Cloud Engineer in Topeka, Kansas

Sr. Principal Cloud Engineer

Requisition ID : 21011954

Location : United States

US Citizenship Required for this Position: : Yes

Relocation Assistance: : No relocation assistance available

Clearance Type: : Polygraph

Shift : 1st Shift

Travel : No

Job Posting Category : Engineering


Peraton is looking for a Sr. Principal Cloud Engineer to work in Fairfax, VA. The selected individual will play a critical role in the development and delivery of the organization’s overall cloud adoption and advancement efforts. The primary focus of this position is to provide expertise as a cloud platforms engineer, to build, configure, and maintain infrastructure hosting in the cloud (AWS). The qualified candidate will:

  • Analyze customer requirements and provide technical expertise on cloud cluster computing techniques and technologies

  • Create functional design specifications, architectures, and render support with other cloud project deliverables

  • Deploy, manage, operate, and debug cloud initiatives as needed in accordance with best practices throughout the development lifecycle

  • Manage cloud/system infrastructure and any processes related to these systems

  • Offer recommendations with respect to cloud migrations, and prepare technical implementation roadmaps for cloud adoption


Basic Qualifications:

  • An Active Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph security Clearance

  • Experience with cloud services technologies (e.g. AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) to include design implementation, integration, or Cloud Certifications

  • Experience engineering, testing, and refining computer/application software to produce the required product

  • Minimum of 10 years of relevant experience and a Bachelors’ degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, System Engineering, Business or related discipline. (An additional four years of relevant work experience may substitute for a degree); OR Minimum of 8 years of software engineering experience with a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or Engineering

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in an Agile Environment

  • Experience with one or more of the following technologies: VPC, EC2, Auto scaling Groups, Load Balancers

  • Experience with the engineering, development and maintenance of data repositories, data management applications, and systems, data ingestions applications

  • Experience with practices such as test-driven development(TDD, SecDevOps, Agile Software)

  • AWS Certifications

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

Req ID: 21011954