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Cloud Engineer/Architect

Washington, DC, USA

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

Duties and Responsibilities:
As a Cloud Engineer you will play a key role in maintaining and enhancing an enterprise cloud environment servicing more than 10,000 Users. Assist in the engineering, development and administration of a federal enterprise cloud system

Essential Functions:
Participate in technical project review meetings to ensure technical designs meet the client’s operational requirements and infrastructure/security standards

Provision and maintain cloud resources for an enterprise cloud environment (network, storage, compute)

Automate infrastructure migrations to cloud environments and identify on-premise technologies and their cloud counterparts

Ensure compliance with incident, problem, and change management procedures and execute ticket-based requests with little or no additional help

Focus on results and be delivery oriented, with a keen interest on quality and the ability to meet deadlines



  • BS degree in Computer Science. Engineering, or related field, or equivalent experience


  • Top Secret DoD Clearance Required. May consider highly qualified DoD Secret Clearance holders with the ability to obtain a Top Secret.


  • At least 4 years of progressive experience administering, designing and engineering cloud solutions

  • Sound fundamental knowledge of cloud technology and enterprise IT systems

  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with experience exercising mature judgment

  • Experience deploying resources into and running workloads in Amazon Web Services and/or Microsoft Azure

  • Ability to clearly translate technical requirements and concepts in a manner that appeals to a wide audience

  • Experience working independently with minimal supervision and guidance

  • Experience with operating systems and software: upgrade planning and implementation

  • Fundamental knowledge of and experience working in a DevOps centric environment

  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines, automation tools, code promotion processes and methodologies

  • Experience with scripting languages such as python, json, YAML or others

  • Experience with deploying infrastructure as code using AWS CloudFormation templates, Azure ARM

  • templates, Chef, Terraform or other automation tools

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain required clearance for this role

Preferred Certifications and Experience:

  • Amazon Web Services Associate or Professional Level certifications

  • Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect, Developer, DevOps Engineer or similar

About the Company

Become an integral part of a diverse team. Currently InceptionEdge is seeking an experienced, motivated, career and customer-oriented Cloud Engineer to join our team.

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