Cloud Engineer

Reston, VA

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Join our team dedicated to developing and executing innovative solutions in support of customer mission success. Novetta is committed to cultivating a diverse, inclusive workplace culture, embracing our differences and perspectives to build a stronger, more successful company.

Job Description: 

We are seeking an experienced Cloud Engineer to join our team supporting a Federal Government Agency. The candidate will update and extend the existing cloud environment with new service offerings, create reference architectures and cloud native designs, and enable provisioning automation within a DevSecOps pipeline. You will have the opportunity to shape, influence and enable Cloud Governance standards, best practices, and security compliance for smoother cloud transitions, and lower sustainment costs.

Responsibilities include:

  • Bachelor’s degree, with at least 5 years of relevant experience. Equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of degree
  • AWS Cloud Architect Certification
  • 5+ years' experience in the Cloud Technology field
  • Experience designing and implementing cloud-native and hybrid architectures
  • Knowledge of enterprise-grade networking technology
  • Experience evaluating third-party applications and software for security and compliance
  • Expertise in IAM, AD, SAML, Multi-Factor Authentication
  • Knowledge of SDN, VPCs, Transit Gateways, and Cloud APIs
  • Eligible to obtain a government clearance

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with Python (2+ years).
  • Experience with machine learning or statistics (2+ years).
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively.
  • High levels of curiosity, creativity, and problem-solving capabilities.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Comfortable navigating the command line.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience supporting collection from OS media such as social networks
  • Experience conducting market research, best practices, and security engineering concepts
  • Experience briefing technical and non-technical customers on architecture and risks
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure

Security Clearance:

  • Eligible to obtain a government clearance 


Novetta, from complexity to clarity.

Novetta delivers highly scalable advanced analytics and secure technology solutions to address challenges of national and global significance. Focused on mission success, Novetta pioneers disruptive technologies in machine learning, data analytics, full-spectrum cyber, cloud engineering, open source analytics, and multi-INT fusion for Defense, Intelligence Community, and Federal Law Enforcement customers. Novetta is headquartered in McLean, VA with over 1,300 employees across the U.S. 

Our culture is shaped by a commitment to our core values:

Integrity • We hold ourselves accountable to the highest standards of integrity and ethics.

Customer Success • We strive daily to exceed expectations and achieve customer mission success.

Employee Focus • We invest in our employees’ professional development and training, respecting individuality, and fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion.

Innovation • We know that discovering new and innovative ways to solve problems is critical to our success and makes us a great company.

Excellence in Execution • We take pride in flawless execution as we build a company that is best in class.

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Novetta is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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