NANA Regional Corporation Senior Cloud Systems Administrator in Sterling, Virginia
Senior Cloud Systems Administrator
Cloud Lake, a wholly owned subsidiary of Akima LLC , is a provider of services to today’s Big Data and Cloud market with one crucial difference: our services are highly-specialized, data-centric services. This enables us to focus laser like on helping our government and commercial customers quickly and cost effectively harvest, analyze and leverage the greatest possible value from the increasingly vast amounts of data they are acquiring and need to manage. Cloud Lake’s strategic partners include leaders in virtually every area of IT strategy, implementation and management.
Cloud Lake Technology is looking for a Sr. Cloud Systems Administrator to join our team supporting one of our current government customers!In this role, you will be responsible for planning & transitioning our client’s legacy infrastructure to an established private cloud with hybrid cloud options being added at this time. Perform O&M of the private clouds post transition.
Serves as cloud service administrator and manages all cloud services with commitment to implementing best practices in optimization, quality assurance cloud architecture, design, engineering, testing and implementation
Monitors and manages cloud network operations and infrastructure services according to requirements specified in agreements with customer and stakeholders
Develop and maintain standard operating procedures for private/ hybrid cloud environments
Diagnoses and troubleshoots problems with the private cloud environments and implements: cloud services support, cloud operations, and security all private cloud operations
Executes tasks defined in the cloud computing project plans, schedules, design, development, integration, securing, documentation and deployment of using best practices in cloud computing methodologies and standards
Coordinates activities with other technical personnel as appropriate
Install, configure and manage VMware virtualization environments using Microsoft and VMware Suites of products
Provide Operation and Sustainment support for the virtualization environment
Develop and implements functionality based on provided guidance and requirements for private / hybrid cloud services
Establish and comply with organizational standards and frameworks in creating and maintaining private cloud environments
Participate and facilitate information exchange within organization stakeholder to ensure the project meets business and customer requirements
Provide input to transition functionality from legacy equipment to the organizations’ private clouds
Post development activities include Operations and Management (O&M) support. Compliance with all CM processes and procedures as elements evolved from dev to test to prod
Collect and provide data/metrics that support any required SLA, MOU and MOAs
Assesses the alignment of engineering design principles/trends with desired mission strategies and objectives, concept of operations, business processes, and technology standards
Coordinates with change management in collaboration with organizational cloud services governance
Bachelor’s degree in technical discipline or equivalent
Active DoD Secret Clearance
Minimum five (5) years of experience in cloud related platforms
Extensive Microsoft or VMware Virtualization Experience - design, implement, and Cloud based Solutions
Demonstrated various operating systems Administration skills
Ability to work flexible hours and be on-call
Ability to do limited travel (0 - 8 times a year)
Cloud related certifications such as AWS or Azure
VCA Data Center (and/or Cloud) certification a plus
.Net experience a plus - RedHat and Ubuntu O/S experience a plus
Virtual platform network skills and demonstrated experience in a complex network a plus
Experience working in Agile methodologies
Experience working Application Development and Operations teams
PowerShell script or equivalent demonstrated experience
Experience with software development tool
Strong troubleshooting and conflict resolution skills
Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.
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Job: Information Technology
Primary Location: US-VA-Sterling
Shift: Day Job
Req ID: CLO00244