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Senior AWS Engineer

Raytheon Missle Systems
Dulles, VA 20164
Senior AWS Engineer
The AWS SME applies current technologies to the design, development, evaluation and integration of computer information systems and networks to maintain system security. Works with commercial computer product vendors in the design and evaluation of state-of-the-art secure COTS applications, operating systems, networks and database products and technology. Provides security engineering and integration services to internal customers. Involved in a wide range of issues including secure architectures, secure electronic data traffic, network security, information security and privacy. Develops security systems for any manual or automated systems environments. Responsible for ensuring the protection of company data against unauthorized disclosure, accidental or intentional loss of data, or unauthorized modification.
Location: Dulles, Virginia

Responsibilities include:
Managing full AWS Lifecycle, Provisioning, Automation and Security
Migrating existing on premise application to AWS
Setting up and administering multi-tier computer system environments
Configure and fine-tune cloud infrastructure systems
Performing software upgrades. Kernel patching, errata patches
Develop scripts for automating Cloud/server functions
Establish metrics, monitor carefully the utilization of AWS resources by using sophisticated Amazon CloudWatch
Perform on premise resources backup by making use of AWS Services
Deploy automation infrastructure by using the AWS Cloud Formation techniques
Optimize resources and work on resource tagging to share the cost and plan for budgeting and reporting
Create and manage VPC, CS2 Access point, Bastion hosts
Communicate with NISP network team to finalize network connection for clients VPCs
Monitor availability and performance extent
Monitor effectively billing and cost optimization strategies
Manage disaster recovery and create backups
Maintain Data Integrity and access control while you use AWS application platform

Required Skills:

Must have an active Secret clearance with the ability to obtain a Top Secret with SCI eligibility

Must be able to obtain DHS program suitability prior to starting employment

Proficiency with configuration management using Ansible or Puppet
Skilled in Linux-related scripting (Bash, Perl, Python, etc.)
Experience with Apache web server configuration and management
Management, deployment and troubleshooting of Java and Tomcat applications
Experience analyzing and evaluating the security of new and existing IT systems and the procedures to protect information system assets from intentional or inadvertent modification, disclosure, or destruction
Experience analyzing and evaluating the design and operating effectiveness of Information technology and security controls that are in place
Knowledge and understanding of operating systems, networks and services
Knowledge of Red Hat version 6 or 7 ( rhel6 and or rhel7 ) with the ability to engineer, install, administer and maintain
Experience evaluating security solutions to ensure they meet security requirements for processing classified information
Manage changes to system and assesses the security impact of those changes
Experience and/or familiarity with the following network protection devices:
Firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention systems (IDS/IPS), log analysis, malware analysis, network traffic flow and packet analysis

Desired Skills:

Open Nebula
Satellite Server

Training/certification in any of the following strongly desired:
Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)

Required Education (including Major):
Bachelor's degree in related field with 8 years of relevant experience
Eight (8) additional years of work experience may be substituted for a degree for a total of 16 years experience

This position requires a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


Posted: 2020-02-08 Expires: 2020-03-28

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