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Cloud Systems Administrator (Expert)

Company: Disability Solutions
Location: Herndon
Posted on: July 2, 2024

Job Description:

Job Description BAE Systems, a top-ten prime contractor to the U.S. Department of Defense, enables the U.S. government to transform data into intelligence and provides engineering, integration and sustainment support for critical military platforms and systems. Intelligence & Security provides services and products to the Department of Defense, the government, federal law enforcement officials, and troops deployed around the world.At BAE Systems, we promote a strong, collaborative culture and provide our employees with the tools, skills and training they need to succeed. We are all about trust, camaraderie, and a shared ambition to lead the world in defense technologies and national security services. We offer flexible work environment to support the balance in your life and keep you performing at your best. Be a part of a company that is part of the community; driven to improve our future and protect our freedom.We are seeking a skilled Cloud Systems Administrator with expertise in Amazon Web Services (AWS) to join our technology-based program supporting a key Government customer. The ideal candidate will be responsible for managing our customer's Cloud infrastructure in support of this customer's mission, ensuring the smooth operation of all systems within the Cloud environment, and leveraging AWS technologies to optimize performance and scalability. Responsibilities:

  • Manage and maintain the customer's cloud infrastructure, including EC2 Instances, networks, and cloud services
  • Deploy, configure, and troubleshoot AWS services such as EC2, S3, RDS, and VPCs
  • Monitor system performance and conduct regular security scans and audits to ensure data integrity and protection
  • Collaborate with internal teams to identify technical requirements and implement solutions that meet business needs
  • Provide technical support and guidance to end-users, resolving issues in a timely manner
  • Implement best practices for backup, disaster recovery, and system redundancy
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and advancements in cloud computing and IT systems administration
  • ABCRequired Education, Experience, & Skills We are actively seeking Cloud Systems Administrators with a minimum of 11 years' experience. Bachelor's or Master's Degrees are preferred in one or more of the disciplines described below where specific skills may include the following:
    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field
    • Proven experience as a Systems Administrator, with a focus on AWS cloud technologies
    • Strong understanding of systems administration concepts, protocols, and security best practices
    • Experience in running security scans using a variety of tools, analyzing the findings, and mitigating those finding associated with the Cloud environment and coordinating with the team for resolution of the remainder
    • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail
    • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
      • Experience with a wide variety of Cloud technologies and solutions architectures is a plus (AWS, Google, Azure, Oracle etc)
      • Broad understanding of technical principles, theories and concepts in the Systems Administrator field
      • Knowledge of state-of-the-art systems engineering principles and cloud design concepts
      • Proficiency in scripting languages such as Python, PowerShell, or Bash is a plus
      • SecDevOps experience with automation experience is preferred
      • AWS certifications (e.g., AWS Certified SysOps Administrator, AWS Certified Solutions Architect) preferred but not required Pay InformationFull-Time Salary Range: $140690 - $239140Please note: This range is based on our market pay structures. However, individual salaries are determined by a variety of factors including, but not limited to: business considerations, local market conditions, and internal equity, as well as candidate qualifications, such as skills, education, and experience. Employee Benefits: At BAE Systems, we support our employees in all aspects of their life, including their health and financial well-being. Regular employees scheduled to work 20+ hours per week are offered: health, dental, and vision insurance; health savings accounts; a 401(k) savings plan; disability coverage; and life and accident insurance. We also have an employee assistance program, a legal plan, and other perks including discounts on things like home, auto, and pet insurance. Our leave programs include paid time off, paid holidays, as well as other types of leave, including paid parental, military, bereavement, and any applicable federal and state sick leave. Employees may participate in the company recognition program to receive monetary or non-monetary recognition awards. Other incentives may be available based on position level and/or job specifics.About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.BAE Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Keywords: Disability Solutions, Chantilly , Cloud Systems Administrator (Expert), IT / Software / Systems , Herndon, Virginia

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