Northrop Grumman Principal/Sr. Principle AWS Cloud Engineer 3/4 - TS/SCI in Fairfax, Virginia

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems has a requirement for a Principle or Senior PrincipleAWS CloudEngineer in Fairfax, Va.

  • Works as part of a team of AWS experts to develop solutions for AWS account administration, and to build and administer AWS environments.

  • Collaborates with application teams, infrastructure engineers, software engineers, and system administrators to develop AWS solutions and hybrid solutions to bridge on-premise systems with the cloud.

  • Identifies AWS cost optimizations and efficiencies to be gained.

  • Analyzes AWS service offerings with regards to efficiency and security posture, and makes recommendations to the customer.

  • Maintains current knowledge of advancements in AWS and relevant technology as assigned.

Additional medical screening may be required based on customer requirements.

This position may be filled at a level 3 or level 4.

NGMSCIMS

Basic Qualifications:

  • Level 3: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or a related STEM discipline from an accredited college or university and a minimum of5 years of related experience, a Master's Degree and a minimum of 3years of experience, a PhD, or a total of9 years of experience can be substituted in lieu of a degree.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or a related STEM discipline from an accredited college or university and a minimum of 9 years of related experience, a Master's Degree and a minimum of 7 years of experience, a PhD and a minimum of 4 years of experience, or a total of 13 years of experience can be substituted in lieu of a degree.

  • Active TS/SCI Clearance.

  • AWS Associate Level Certification or two years' experience directly working with systems hosted on AWS or Azure Cloud platforms

  • Experience designing, defining, and administering multiple environments for new or existing computer systems hosted on Amazon Web Services (AWS).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Polygraph Clearance.

  • Demonstrated experience analyzing AWS services and offerings.

  • Demonstrated understanding of the security of AWS services and offerings.

  • Multiple AWS Certifications.

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