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Date: Sep 4, 2022

Location: Washington, DC, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 134041 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Cloud Engineer to join our team in Washington, District of Columbia (US-DC), United States (US).

 

Day to Day Job Duties: 

  • Provide O&M support for the following Amazon Managed Services currently deployed in production below:  
  • AWS Relational Database Service (RDS)  
  • AWS Elastic Container Service (ECS)  
  • AWS Elasticsearch  
  • AWS Elastic Container Registry (ECR)  
  • Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (Amazon EKS)  
  • AWS Elasticache  
  • AWS Sage Maker  
  • Amazon ElasticMapReduce (EMR)  
  • AWS Glue  
  • AWS Step Functions  
  • AWS Athena  
  • AWS Secrets Manager  
  • Update the EDC TAD for new AWS Managed Service offerings as required.  
  • Provide O&M support for new AWS Managed Service components and integrate the services into production operations when required.  
  • Provide presentations to the AWS CAB and Engineering Review Board on the design and implementation of new AWS Managed Services.  
  • Secure user access to the AWS Managed Services by creating AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) roles.  
  • Stay current on new AWS Managed Services and brief the AWS CAB on services that will enhance data center efficiency and performance.  
  • Monitor AWS service notifications for changes to existing EDC AWS Managed Services and inform USAID management of configuration changes required to ensure no impact to EDC operations.  
  • Collaborate with the client’s engineering branch to implement new AWS Managed Services into the EDC.  
  • Collaborate with the client’s O&M vendor to monitor and detect unauthorized EDC access.  
  • Collaborate with the client’s O&M vendor to monitor and detect AWS security group/firewall port security and rule violations.  

 

Federal Job Posting Language (eff. 1/24/2022)

Candidates for this position will be required to adhere to NTT DATA’s and its clients’ COVID-19 health and safety protocols. NTT DATA is committed to complying with the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force COVID-19 Workplace Safety Guidance for Federal Contractors and Subcontractors to the extent it is enforced by the federal government or any of its clients. If this position becomes subject to a COVID-19 vaccination mandate based on applicable law or client requirement, candidates will be required to become fully vaccinated as defined by NTT DATA or be approved for an exemption in accordance with applicable law.

 

Basic Qualifications: 

  • 6+ years of cloud engineering experience in medium to large sized AWS based data center operations  

  • 5+ years of experience in medium to large sized AWS based data center operations
  • 5+ years of AWS IaaS and Managed Services skills
  • 5+ years of experience developing and implementing policies for the use of AWS cloud services, managing requests for new technology, establishing a secure cloud environment, and ensuring appropriate availability of services
  • AWS Solutions Architect certification
  • AWS SysOps Administrator certification
  • AWS Cloud Practitioner certification
  • Secret clearance required

 

Desired Qualifications: 

  • The ideal candidate will possess AWS IaaS and Managed Services skills.  

  • The candidate should carry AWS Solutions Architect, AWS SysOps Administrator and AWS Cloud Practitioner certifications.  

  • The candidate should be proficient in developing and implementing policies for the use of AWS cloud services, managing requests for new technology, establishing a secure cloud environment, and ensuring appropriate availability of services.  

  • The candidate should possess proficient oral and written communication skills. 

 

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

 

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.


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