AWS System Engineer in Alexandria, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/24/2018

Job Snapshot

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    24 weeks
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Job Description

Job Title: AWS System Engineer

Location: Alexandria, VA

Job Description

Volt is looking for a highly motivated and experienced Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Systems Engineer to support a direct client in the Alexandria, VA area. The selected candidate will demonstrate expertise in leveraging AWS tools and services to design, implement, and administer systems in a hybrid cloud environment.

• Designs, plans, and integrates cloud computing and virtualization systems using infrastructure as code and modern cloud-native deployment techniques such as DevOps and/or DevSecOps.
• Develops and conducts testing of cloud and virtualization systems.
• Develops automation scripts for efficient deployment and operations of cloud and virtualization systems.
• Maintains technical expertise relevant to industry standards and best practices in cloud computing.
• Evaluates and reports on new cloud and virtualization technologies to enhance capabilities of cloud-based and virtualized services.
• May also provide systems engineering activities such as: Concept of Operations Formulation, Requirements Definition, Analysis and Engineering, System Architecting, System Analysis and Design, Interface and Data Architectures, Validation and Verification, System Integration, System & Op. Performance Analysis, Lifecycle Cost Analysis & Estimation, Decision Analysis and Physical Configuration Analysis (PCA).
• Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.

Other Characteristics:
• Applies extensive technical expertise and has full knowledge of other related disciplines.
• Develops technical solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity.
• Exercises judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results
• Interacts with senior external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations.
• Remains abreast of the newest cloud computing tools and technologies available.

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

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 Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.