Remote- AWS Cloud Administrator/Linux System
Posted on: March 17, 2023
**Job Family** **:**
Systems Engineering (Digital)
**Travel Required** **:**
**Clearance Required** **:**
Ability to Obtain NACI
**What You Will Do** **:**
The successful candidate will provide system and AWS Cloud administration as well as assist with the growth, streamlining and evolution of NOAA's VLab Cloud. The successful candidate will work with NWS staff to develop solutions for technical issues impacting VLab Cloud. Technical issues involve: (a) Cloud architecture; and (b) Maintaining a secure and up-to-date operational system. Specifically, this individual will support a number of activities including a) Setting up and configuring Cloud infrastructures (b) Provide Cloud support; c) Assisting in keeping Cloud services up to date and secure. We are looking for a highly motivated, goal oriented individual, who loves technology and works well within a team and individually.
**Leadership - 10%**
+ Provide knowledge, guidance, expertise, consultation, and training on AWS Cloud Services.
+ Provide guidance and expertise on AWS cloud architecture.
+ Work with various teams to help migrate applications to the cloud.
**System Administration- 80%**
+ Develop and provide cloud architecture and implementation.
+ Migrate applications from on-premise to the Cloud.
+ Assist with the administration of MDL's Cloud systems (patching, scanning, auditing).
**Documentation and Reporting - 10%**
+ Document all work within our ticketing system (VLab Redmine).
+ Summarize guidance within internal wikis.
**What You Will Need** **:**
+ BS/BA in Computer Science Meteorology, or related technical field of study (or equivalent experience)
+ 2+ years of AWS Cloud administration and 5+ years of Linux system administration
+ Experience with AWS Cloud, specifically Amazon Web Services (Systems Manager, IAM, EC2, EBS, EFS, Lustre, S3, Lambda, RDS, AWS cli, and boto3/java AWS SDK)
+ Linux system administration
+ Advanced shell scripting skills
+ Experience with issue tracking
+ Experience with revision control (specifically Git)
+ Strong problem solving and logical thinking skills
+ Experience writing and running automated tests
+ Attention to detail
+ High degree of initiative, excellent communication skills
+ Must be reliable, self-motivated, and comfortable working in an agile and creative team environment
+ Ability to work independently
+ Experience supporting and maintaining large projects
+ **U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident is required for the position.**
+ **Candidate must successfully pass a Federal Background Investigation**
**What Would Be Nice To Have** **:**
+ Experience with centos/Redhat OS
+ Experience with continuous integration (e.g., Jenkins)
+ Experience with Gerrit code review
+ Experience with Python
+ Experience with databases (e.g., PostgreSQL, Elastic Search)
+ NOAA FISMA and NIST 800-53 Security controls
+ Experience with containerized systems such as Docker.
+ Experience with Kubernetes
+ Strong writing skills for documentation purposes
+ Experience troubleshooting complicated issues
+ Experience supporting and maintaining an operational system
+ Ability to handle multiple tasks and meet project deadlines, communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, and a willingness to learn new skills for professional growth within the position
The annual salary range for this position is $75,000.00-$112,500.00. Compensation decisions depend on a wide range of factors, including but not limited to skill sets, experience and training, security clearances, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs.
**What We Offer:**
Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.
+ Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance
+ Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays
+ Parental Leave
+ 401(k) Retirement Plan
+ Group Term Life and Travel Assistance
+ Voluntary Life and AD&D Insurance
+ Health Savings Account, Health Care & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
+ Transit and Parking Commuter Benefits
+ Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
+ Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development, Certifications & Learning Opportunities
+ Employee Referral Program
+ Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach
+ Care.com annual membership
+ Employee Assistance Program
+ Supplemental Benefits via Corestream (Critical Care, Hospital Indemnity, Accident Insurance, Legal Assistance and ID theft protection, etc.)
+ Position may be eligible for a discretionary variable incentive bonus
Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.
Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.
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