Senior Cloud Engineer - 31769 in St. Louis, MO at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 1/16/2020

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Job Description


The Senior Cloud Systems Engineer defines and implements approaches/plans to ensure optimum cloud performance and reliability across servers, networks, related utilities and hardware which comprise the cloud infrastructure.


  • Conduct analysis and make reliable engineering recommendations to ensure six sigma reliability/resiliency of the cloud infrastructure.
  • Monitor and report on cloud utilization and plan continuous process improvement.
  • Support applying a systematic engineering approach to the design, architecting, requirements elicitation, development, operation and use of cloud technologies and platforms for mission solutions.
  • Leverage software-, platform- and infrastructure- as-a-service to deliver GEOINT solutions.
  • Ensure optimum efficiencies for the utilization of cloud services.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, or related STEM degree.
  • Five to seven years experience in government or industry supporting or leading cloud-based systems engineering efforts.
  • US Citizenship is required.  Must have active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility.


  • One or more Cloud Certifications:
    • AWS Certified
    • Cisco Certified Networking Administrator – Cloud
    • Cisco Certified Network Professional – Cloud
    • IBM Certified Cloud Solution Architect
    • MCSE Cloud Platform and Infrastructure
    • VMware Certified Professional (VCP7-CMA)
  • Demonstrated Citrix XenApp experience or certification.
  • Demonstrated experience in Scripting/automation via PowerShell, VBscript, AutoIT or the like.
  • SAN storage infrastructure experience (EMC in particular).
  • Microsoft Clustering experience.
  • Microsoft SQL experience (installation, configuration, troubleshooting experience).





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