Sr. Cloud Administrator in Chantilly, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/30/2020

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    Chantilly, VA
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Job Description

**This position is 100% remote!!

Are you well versed in AWS Cloud Administration and looking for a remote contract opportunity?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our leading government integrator client.

This is a customer-facing role requiring strong communication skills as well as technical proficiency.

Due to federal security contract requirements, applicant must be a United States Citizen with the ability to pass a background investigation.

Responsibilities of the Sr. Cloud Administrator:

  • Implement, configure, manage, and monitor systems in an AWS Cloud environment
  • Support on premise data center application migrations to AWS
  • Configure and implement Cloud resources to support new applications
  • Develop and maintain Infrastructure as Code (IaC) provisioning templates
  • Implement and control the flow of data to and from AWS
  • Estimate AWS usage costs and operational cost control mechanisms
Requirements of the Sr. Cloud Administrator:
  • At least 3 years:
    • Working with Windows and Linux operating systems
    • Hands-on experience operating AWS-based applications
    • Hands-on experience developing and/or maintaining Cloud provisioning templates with IaC technologies
  • Experience provisioning, operating, and maintaining systems running on AWS
  • Ability to provide operational and deployment expertise and guidance through full SDLC
  • Strong scripting background
  • Experience scaling applications to support traffic increases
  • Experience with application/data migration to AWS
  • Motivated, self-directed, excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Comfortable in a customer-driven environment
  • Willing to work flexible hours
  • AWS Associate certification preferred
Keywords: Sr. Cloud Administrator, AWS, IaC, SDLC, Remote, 100% Remote

Job ID: 337974

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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