McLean, VA


Required: TS/SCI Full Scope Poly Clearance


As a Microsoft Azure Cloud Engineer you will leverage cloud services to build, test, manage, and deploy applications at an enterprise level.


Your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Producing a strategy for creating a secure and manageable enterprise environment hosted using Microsoft Azure
  • Producing scripts to automate the deployment of configurable resources
  • Implementing infrastructure to ensure the system can be monitored, is highly available, and grants the ability to manage the overall performance of the system
  • Automation of spinning-up and shutting down resources
  • Integrating 3rd party products and tools
  • Implementing existing governance and policies in a multi-cloud as well as a hybrid cloud environment
  • Designing a system that implements data protection with the inclusion of high availability and Business Continuity protection
  • Extending  systems management processes into the cloud with the inclusion of the following:
    • Change Management
    • Incident Management
    • Problem Management

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience deploying enterprise level applications to Microsoft Azure including software such as Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft teams
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience designing and supporting Microsoft Azure environments including  IaaS and PaaS
  • Demonstrated experience using the Azure administration portal
  • Working knowledge of a variety of Azure services, offerings, and the Azure billing platform
  • Demonstrated experience with at least one other cloud hosting solution such as AWS, HPE Helion, etc.
  • Hands on experience with one or more of the following configuration management systems:
    • Ansible
    • Chef
    • Puppet
    • Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems using the Azure platform
    • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot new and existing systems
    • Strong communication skills both written and verbally


Candidate must have one of the following:

  • 12 Years of job related experience and High School/GED diploma
  • 10 Years of job related experience and Associate’s degree
  • 8 Years of job related experience and Bachelor’s degree
  • 6 Years of job related experience and Master’s degree
  • 4 Years of job related experience and Doctorate

Desired Skills: 

  • Experience with VMware and Hyper-V
  • Experience with the DevOps tools and processes

Desired Certs: 

  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)

Core hours: 9:00AM – 3:00PM

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