Avantus Federal, a NewSpring Holdings Company, is a mission-focused services and solutions company headquartered in McLean, VA. Drawing upon its heritage companies’ histories of consistent growth and high performance in the federal services market, Avantus ensures eminence is earned, sustained and grown.Avantus’ services and solutions are designed, tailored, and executed based on our long history of helping our Homeland Security, Defense, Intelligence, and Federal Civilian customers solve complex challenges. Our capabilities include Project & Portfolio Management, Facilities, Acquisition & Sustainment, Systems Engineering Technical Services, Operations & Analysis, Transformation & Advisory Services, Data & Software Solutions, Digital Innovation, and Augmented Intelligence.We are seeking a skilled cloud engineer with experience operating in secure/restricted Government cloud environments (AWS, Azure, GCP).This engineer must be responsible for providing expertise to development teams in the areas of infrastructure automation (infrastructure as code), cloud-native services, and serverless technologies. The engineer should be comfortable working in an Agile environment using leading DevSecOps practices.Proven track record of deploying and configuring enterprise services on classified networksExpertise installing, configuring, deploying and maintaining enterprise services such as GitHub Enterprise, SonarQube, Jenkins, Chef Server, etc. Experience running CI/CD life cycles in a multi-environment situationProactively evaluating new technologies to meet emerging needsComfort using whatever scripting language is appropriate (Bash, Python, etc.) for automating and scripting tasksStrong understanding of Linux environmentsPrior experience serving in a technical role such as a systems engineer, application developer, DevOps engineer, or cloud engineerPossesses a desire to be “hands on” with new technology products and evaluate their technical specifications against mission requirementsExperience working in an Agile development environment with two- to four-week sprintsSelf-motivated, quick-thinking, and strong analytical abilitiesTS/SCI clearance with polygraph required #AvantusClearedJobExpertise in building and deploying solutions using AWS CloudFormationStrong experience with configuration management tools (e.g. Chef, Ansible)Expertise in configuring and maintaining DevOps CI/CD pipeline using Jenkins, AWS CodeBuild, AWS CodePipelineExperience and expertise using a variety of AWS technologies (e.g. EC2, S3, ELB, IAM, Route 53, CloudWatch, CloudTrail, Lambda, SNS, SES, etc.)Bachelor's degree or higher in a technology related fieldAWS or Azure certifications such as the certified solutions architect; specialty or professional-level certs a huge plusExperience with Elastic Search and Kibana Avantus Federal is an equal opportunity employer and Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) federal contractor. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other category protected by law. Avantus hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.