Senior Cloud Architect/Engineer in Baltimore, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/4/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client is a global aerospace and defense company with locations in 43 countries.  People around the word depend on our client’s products that range from combat vehicles to communications systems.  They currently have an opening for a Senior Cloud Architect/Engineer to join their team.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Senior Cloud Architect/Engineer:

  • Serve as the point of contact and subject matter expert for cloud architecture; define the cloud architecture for cloud solutions
  • Ensure compliance with FISMA and other federal security policies by collaborating with the security team
  • Work with teams to champion continuous improvement
  • Develop and manage KPI's to track performance as it relates to business objectives
  • Ensure that project deliverables are completed on time, on budget, and within scope
  • Expected to stay current on new and emerging technologies that are relevant to job functions
  • Develop business case analysis for potential projects; develop technical roadmaps for future implementations
  • Serve as a mentor to less experienced personnel; may serve in a supervisory capacity

Requirements of the Senior Cloud Architect/Engineer:

  • At least 10 years of relevant experience in the IT domain
  • At least 3 years of strong experience in cloud computing 
  • Experience in the development and operations of enterprise systems
  • Experience with CI/CD tool implementation
  • Hands-on DevOps experience 
  • Experience with configuration management tools such as Ansible, Chef, or Puppet
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and influencing abilities 
  • Must be in the Baltimore/DC area and able to travel to area client sites as needed

Keywords: Senior Cloud Architect/Engineer, DevOps, Ansible, Chef, Puppet

Job ID: 330013

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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