Location: Herndon, VA

Job ID: 5621

We are seeking a Cloud Automation Engineer to join a global Fortune 500 Information Security and Privacy organization located in Northern Virginia, just outside of Washington, DC. This Company has offices in the US, Asia and Europe and business units across dozens of business verticals. The Cloud Engineering Team is growing and in need of experienced IT professionals with a strong IT systems and cloud background.

Come ready to solve interesting technical problems!

Job Responsibilities

  • Support the implementation of Cloud best practices across the world-wide organization
  • Provide input on the design and execution of cloud automation strategies and technologies
  • Leverage prior hands-on technical experience to improve and advance the organizations overall cloud strategy
  • Develop and implement cloud security strategies that take into effect the global scale of the enterprise

Technical Skills:

            Must haves

  • Linux engineering experience


  • AWS engineering experience  

Nice to have

  • Python, Bash or Salt scripting experience
  • Experience with Ansible, SaltStack, Chef, Terraform or similar tools
  • AWS automation experience
  • Splunk experience
  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Cyber Security, Information Technology or a related field, or other equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with Cloud Engineering, Cloud Security, or Cloud Operations
  • Working knowledge of networking technologies and protocols; including TCP/IP protocols and standards  

This is a full-time role

All candidates must be authorized to work in the USA

Capital TechSearch was recently honored with inclusion in Forbes 2017 lists of America's Best Recruiting Firms.
Capital TechSearch is Inc. magazine's 36th annual Inc. 5000 list (2017) of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States ranked according to percentage revenue growth over a three-year period.

We provide contract, contract-to-hire and permanent placement of IT professionals for a wide variety of industries, including technology, financial services, healthcare, logistics and transportation, government, manufacturing, marketing, non-profit, legal, publishing, real estate and more.

Our specialization in information technology gives us a competitive advantage to better understand our candidates' skill sets – allowing us to put the right person in the right job at the right time. We have built an excellent reputation as the go-to resource for providing skilled professionals within Application Development and Architecture, Quality Assurance, Software Testing, Database Development & Administration, Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, Network Infrastructure Engineering and Administration, Desktop and Helpdesk Support, Cyber Security, Project Management, Business Analysis and more. We recruit and retain by constantly striving to pay competitive rates to our people, while providing clients with competitive billing rates and outstanding service.

See more at https://www.CapitalTechSearch.com


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