Solidus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans)

Sr.Cloud Engineer
Job CategoryCloud Computing
Clearance LevelEligible to Obtain
LocationFlorida, Orlando
Req Code19:LDOS-SEIC-001
Job Description
Solidus is searching for a Sr. Cloud Engineer to lead for a small group of technical professionals to implement  cloud computing architecture within commercial cloud service providers -as part of CIO Services' hybrid cloud solution. Collaborate with stakeholders to collect and analyze business requirements against current and planned cloud service offerings; develop stories, tasks, and personnel assignments for deployments in public cloud services to include AWS, Azure, and potentially other Cloud Service Providers. Work with cloud architects to develop standards for interoperability, DevOps pipelines, and automation of cloud services in go-forward architectures for Enterprise Computing (Data Center), End User Computing, IT Service Management and Networking, and supporting application development and/or migration.

Primary Responsibilities Include:
• Lead cloud, network, infrastructure, systems and security development efforts, managing all aspects of the system/ application development life cycle, from initial concept development through deployment and sustainment.
• Provide technical oversight and lead coordination efforts across the organization to ensure solutions satisfy customer and business needs with minimal impact to other functional areas.
• Coordinate closely with client leadership and engineering team members to establish a clear understanding of technical approach, drive design choices, and develop effective technology deployment strategies that allow for future growth and improvements.
• Communicate effectively, both verbally and via production of documentation) with stakeholders across the organization to gain the necessary support for the successful integration of new technologies and enhancements to existing systems.
• Establish and enforce standard procedures for infrastructure as software and API design change and management that include an impact analysis, coordination of activities across all functional areas of the organization, and documentation.
• Deployment of cloud environments with a focus on AWS and Azure, demonstrate technical cloud engineering knowledge, playing a vital role in the implementation of DevOps release and deployment cycles, security best practices, and change management.
• Support Architecture with the delivery of customer Cloud Strategies and solutions, aligned with customer's business objectives and with a focus on Cloud Migrations.
• Support ECM services and Line of Business application migration methodologies and techniques including mass application movements within in large regulated enterprise environments.
-US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a DoD Clearance. Active Secret Clearance Preferred
-Bachelor's degree and 12+ years of IT experience. Additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.
-Proven success developing and delivering mobile platform services for enterprise organizations
-Experience in developing release and deployment plans of cloud, compute and storage services, security services, IaaS/PaaS services, and patching services.
-Strong understanding across cloud and infrastructure components (server, storage, network, data API management) to deliver end to end Cloud Infrastructure architectures and designs. 
-6+ years' experience as an IT Infrastructure Engineer, with current focus on public cloud environments.
-3+ years of experience as a Lead Cloud Engineer with hands-on experience in multiple, diverse cloud, network, infrastructure, systems, security, and automation technologies.
-Previous experience in product development, design, architecture and engineering for private cloud, Fedramp cloud services, and infrastructure as a service
-Strong documentation and collaboration skills, dealing with complex cloud solutions supporting multiple stakeholders and business operations.
-Expertise in managing cloud, network, infrastructure architecture projects and operations across multiple IT disciplines.
-4+ years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects
-3+ years of hands-on experience working with public cloud environments and services 
-Previous AWS or Azure migration skills and experience. 
-Relevant Industry certifications such on Microsoft Azure or Amazon Web Services (AWS)
-Some travel required

Preferred Qualifications:
-Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Technology or equivalent 
-Extensive knowledge of public cloud technologies and services with broad understanding of developing and building leading edge IT technologies in public cloud
-Experience in leading a team applying all elements of Technical Consulting
-Exposure and working level knowledge of working with and interfacing to global delivery teams

Applicants selected must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship may be required. Solidus is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. NOTICE OF AFFIRMATIVE ACTION PLAN FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES, DISABLED VETERANS AND OTHER PROTECTED VETERANS. It is the policy of this Company to seek and employ qualified individuals at all locations and facilities, and to provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees in recruiting, hiring, placement, training, compensation, insurance, benefits, promotion, transfer, and termination. To achieve this, we are dedicated to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans, and other protected veterans. The objective in adopting the Affirmative Action Programs is to place qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans and other protected veterans in all job classifications. These Affirmative Action Programs are available for inspection by any applicant or employee by contacting the Company's EEO Coordinator, in the Human Resources office, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm