Junior Cloud Engineer
Enquizit Inc
McLean, VA

About $96,000 - $130,000 a year

Enquizit Inc,

Enquizit is seeking Junior Cloud Engineers with a background in Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Linux. We are looking for talented, highly motivated, and innovative engineers with a track record of taking initiative. The individuals must be capable of working in a fast-paced Agile environment and working cooperatively with a multi-functional team.

The Junior Cloud Engineers will take a role in the administration of infrastructure and applications in Amazon Web Services (AWS). He/she will be responsible for the applications architecture and support in Amazon Web Services.

Required qualifications:
Knowledge of AWS user, security, and networking configurations
Familiarity with Amazon Web Services: EC2, S3, CloudFormation, RDS, CloudFront, VPC, Route53, IAM, CloudWatch, Beanstalk, Lambda, etc.
Expertise in Linux systems administration
A understanding of core network protocols and services (TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPS, REST/SOAP, FTPS/SFTP, DNS, SSL, firewalls, load balancers)
Good scripting skills either in perl, python or bash
Experience scripting against APIs
Application performance monitoring (Splunk, Nagios, Cacti, New Relic, AlrtSite)
MSCS, BSCS or equivalent highly desirable
Technical certifications highly desirable

A strong candidate will also bring to the table some of the following:
Software development experience (Java, C, C++, etc…)
Experience with MySQL or Oracle
Experience with configuration Management tools (Salt/Puppet/Chef)
Experience with Apache, Tomcat, JBoss, Jenkins

The following attributes will be required to be successful:
A Bias for Action. Many decisions and actions are reversible and do not need extensive study. We value calculated risk taking
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Strong attention to detail
Self-motivated, proactive, energetic and tenacious
Excellent analytical, problem solving and resolution skills
Strong sense of ownership and responsibility
An interest in continuous improvement, innovation and simplification
The ability to translate business problems into practical, scalable technical solutions
Humility, integrity and the ability to be self-critical

Mclean, VA

Employment Type:

What we offer:
Competitive annual salary and bonus
100% Medical for employee with employer HSA
Low cost 401K plan with 3% employer match
Relocation package
Career Growth
Training and Certification opportunities
Tech Conferences

For more information on Enquizit, our clients and our partnerships, visit https://enquizit.com/

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply to the position, send a copy of your resume and covering letter.

Ravi Sundar | Senior Recruiting Manager
Enquizit, Inc | www.enquizit.com