Position Description

Cloud Engineer (Hybrid Remote)
Location Alexandria, VA
Required Clearance Level TS/SCI
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Would you like to perform rewarding work while contributing to the success of an established, growing company? Navstar is an award-winning organization that has a proven track record of successfully providing IT services and solutions both as a prime and sub-contractor on mission focused IT programs. Our employees are integral players in support of mission-critical programs focused on our National Security. 

Role Description:

As a Cloud engineer on our team, you’ll help to create solutions to drive the next wave of innovation. You’ll recommend tools and capabilities based on your research of the current environment and knowledge of various on-premise, Cloud-based, and hybrid resources. You’ll work with our engineering, architecture, and migration teams to inform strategy and architecture design. This is an opportunity to stay on top of the latest Cloud resources as you lead efforts to prototype using multiple techniques and new technologies. 

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • This position is a hybrid role with a combination of working at a client site and working remotely.
  • Active TS/SCI clearance required in order to be considered.
  • 2+ years of experience with design, deployment, and management of Cloud environments, including AWS or Azure.
  • Experience in a systems engineering or systems administration role.
  • Experience with UNIX/Linux command line and shell scripting.
  • Experience with system and network administration.
  • Experience with using or migrating continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) pipeline solutions or tools, including Jenkins, and Git
  • Experience with additional tools, including Docker, Kubernetes, and Ansible.

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Experience with implementing and maintaining Jenkins.
  • Experience with writing scripts and glue to tie together services, functionalities, and tools using technologies, including Python scripting, Bash, Boto3, PowerShell, and YML and JSON templates.
  • Experience with Terraform and Cloud Formation.
  • Experience with Agile methodologies.
  • Knowledge of Cloud environment fundamentals.
  • Ability to use automation tools and Infrastructure-as-Code, such as Terraform or Cloud formation, to manage installations, pipelines, and scriptin.
  • AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner or Microsoft Azure Fundamentals certification.

COVID-19 Considerations:

Full vaccination against COVID-19, and compliance with the Company’s vaccination verification procedures, is required for this position, unless the individual is legally entitled to a reasonable accommodation for medical or religious reasons.

About Navstar

For 20 years Navstar has provided high-quality Innovative Technology Services and Solutions throughout the Intelligence Community. We would not have achieved the success we have without the best AllStar team; this is not just a place to work, Navstar is a community. At Navstar everything we do revolves around listening to both our customers and employees, delivering the results they expect, and being a trusted partner as both a prime and subcontractor. We have proven track record of successfully providing innovative technology services and solutions on highly mission-focused programs; all while enjoying what we do at the same time. Security is our priority; together, we will make the nation a safer place.

Benefits at Navstar

  • Highly Competitive Health Care Premiums, including 100% employer paid for employee
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and Dependent Care
  • Generous PTO and Federal Holiday Paid Leave
  • Employer Paid STD/LTD
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance
  • 401K plan and Employer Match
  • Referral and Opportunity Referral Programs
  • Professional Development Assistance

Navstar Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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Navstar Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religious beliefs, national origin, disability, U.S. veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics under federal, state or local law.