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

Senior Cloud Systems Administrator v.2
Job Category
Clearance Level
LocationMassachusetts, Cambridge
Req Code19:RAY-AP-001
Job Description
Solidus is looking for a Senior Cloud System Administrator to join a dynamic team rolling out critical functionality to our warfighters in a new Agile/DevOps environment. The selected candidate will stand up virtualized systems utilizing the Pivotal Cloud Foundry infrastructure, in one or more cloud environments including the Amazon Web Services/FedRamp environment.

Set-up and maintain multi-user computer systems, including coordination with Enterprise Administrators for integration with network and cloud services.  Collaborate with a diverse team of engineers in an Agile/DevOps environment supporting the program with information system capabilities in a mixed Linux/Windows based environment.

This role will include, but is not limited to tasks like the following: 
-Set up and maintain the Pivotal Cloud Foundry infrastructure. 
-Set up administrator and service accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, troubleshooting, installing system wide software and addressing mass storage space requirements.   
-Make recommendations to integrate new custom and cloud software, coordinates installation and supports operations.   
-Manage virtualized Windows /Linux systems in a Cloud environment   
-Monitor and make recommendations for allocation of computing resources.   
-Provide basic knowledge in troubleshooting issues.  
-Support application customers by installing, maintaining, administering, and managing servers and network systems   
-Manage infrastructure services in a production environment to ensure minimum downtime.   
-Coordinate installation and build of VMs, assist in developing system requirements, as well as developing the backup and recovery solution

-US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance
-Bachelors with 4+ years of experience in Computer Science or a related engineering field
- OR 8 additional years of Engineering, Computer or Information Science applicable professional experience in lieu of degree.
-Experience troubleshooting Operating Systems and Applications   
-Experience in an Agile/DevOps/DevSecOps   environment   
-Experience developing automation solutions and working in a highly automated environment   
-In-depth experience with Windows Server and Linux operating systems   
-In-depth experience with Amazon Web Services and/or Microsoft Azure. 
-Must have knowledge of deploying and administering systems in those environments.   
-Experience with data storage and data backup technologies 

Desired Skills: 
-Subject Matter Expertise in Pivotal Cloud Foundry 
-Pivotal / Microservices / Pivotal Certification   
-Docker / Containers   
-Knowledge of baseline and operations inside a cloud environment   
-AWS SysOps Administration and/or MCSA Cloud Platform/Linux on Azure Certification  
-Experience with Infrastructure as Code (IAC) tools (e.g. Chef, Puppet, Ansible) and fluency in the associated programming languages (e.g. Ruby, Python)   
-Experience with VMware   
-Security + and/or CISSP certification   
-Scripting / programming experience   
-Strong experience working as part of a team collaborating on problem resolution.

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