AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner

Location: Washington, D.C.
Date Posted: 06-18-2018
EDC is actively seeking an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner for an opportunity to support the DoD’s multi-billion dollar Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) program in the Washington D.C. metro area.
Job Responsibilities
The ideal candidate is expected to support our government client in AWS deployments, lift & shift migrations and innovative AWS solutions. The Cloud Practitioner should be able to execute architecture blueprints and bring it to reality with a DevSecOps mindset & culture. Our candidate will be able to build and configure build plans, code pipelines, and create automated solutions that can be frame worked and re-used. Finally, the candidate will become a subject matter expert and evangelize the latest technologies and tools to provide better efficiency and solution to other teams.
Required Qualifications
  • AWS CloudFormation
  • AWS EC2, VPC, S3, etc.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in a DevOps environment with your team, managers, business units and stakeholders.
  • Willingness to embrace and focus on emerging technology and evangelize to the rest of the team
  • Must possess and in depth understanding of Agile, DevOps and Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
  • Ability to develop and contribute in an IaC environment while working seamlessly in a distributed team via collaboration tools.
  • Ability to learn fast, adapt to new technology, and keep current with industry certifications
    Knowledge in Puppet/Ansible is highly desirable.

Desired Qualifications
AWS, Azure, Atlassian Suite products like Jira/Confluence/BitBucket/Bamboo, Terraform, Consul, Kubernetes, Docker Swarm, Microservice architecture, AWS CloudFormation/ Azure Resource Manager, Python, Lambda, FedRAMP knowledge

Location: Washington D.C.

Citizenship: Due to the nature of the government contracts we support, US Citizenship is required.

About EDC Consulting 
Headquartered in Tysons Corner, VA, EDC Consulting LLC (EDC) is a leading small business provider of enterprise solutions and strategic business support to the Federal Government.  With more than 150 employees and over 100 client engagements, EDC has extensive experience designing, developing, implementing and maintaining complex business systems and software solutions for a wide range of Department of Defense, civilian Federal, state and local and commercial entities.  EDC is an Oracle Platinum Partner, SAP Partner, Edge Partner, and Premier Business Partner of the IBM Corporation. EDC Consulting was recognized in Washington Technology Magazine’s “Fast 50” list of Washington DC’s fastest growing companies and has consistently been named to Inc. 500 magazine’s list of the nation’s fastest growing privately held companies. 
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