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AWS DevOps Cloud Engineer
Position ID: 830

USmax Corporation is seeking an AWS DevOps Cloud Engineer to support, manage, and maintain approximately 45 RHEL servers in three AZs in AWS GovCloud. 

The ideal candidate with have a BS in Computer Science with 3-5 years of hands-on work experience as an AWS DevOps Engineer deploying, maintaining, and supporting Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) server instances. 


TypeFull-Time Employee
LocationFairfax, VA
  • 3-5 years hands-on work experience as an AWS DevOps Engineer in an Agile development culture
  • Experience with architecture, design, build and operation of Red Hat OpenShift and/or Kubernetes in AWS Cloud Environments (CEs)
  • Proven ability to apply best practices in Docker container management
  • Demonstrated proficiency in application of Ansible and/or Chef stack automation tools
  • Knowledge working with application containerization management with OpenShift and/or Kubernetes
  • Familiarity with configuration and management of GlusterFS 
  • Experience working with Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) operating system, system configuration, and administration
  • Demonstrated proficiency in applied DevOps scripting with Ruby, Python, JSON, YAML 
  • Experience with best practices developing microservices architectures within Docker
  • Ability to analyze the readiness of an application for microservice adaptation
  • Understanding of ‘mechanical sympathy’ concepts as applied to application architectures
  • Position requires a DHS EOD (Secret-level) clearance or ability to obtain one 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (BS CSE) 


  • AWS Solutions Architect - Associate, AWS Solutions Architect - Professional, and/or AWS DevOps Engineer Professional certification required
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) or Engineer (RHCE) desired 
  • Splunk Enterprise Certified Admin and/or Splunk Enterprise Security Cerfified Admin desired 
Security ClearanceDHS EOD

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