Cleared Systems Engineer (Hands-on Linux and AWS)
This position is funded and vacant, supporting the McLean customer here in Virginia, and requires an active TS/SCI with Full Scope Polygraph clearance.
The Sponsor is seeking a strong Systems Engineer with a rounded understanding of a variety of IT concepts and is comfortable as a team leader in design and implementation. A candidate will work in an integrated collection/application environment that is highly reliant on DevOPS, cloud-based environments, and related emerging technologies. Work will entail system design and engineering, configuration, and deployment. The candidate must demonstrate competencies and in-depth Linux experience, working and integrating virtualization and cloud-based technologies.
-Demonstrated engineering experience and outstanding in-depth knowledge with Linux.
-Demonstrated experience exhibiting Scripting skills with tools such as Bash, Perl or Python.
-Demonstrated experience with full life-cycle systems engineering (design, configuration, implementation, and management) for cloud-based IT systems.
-Demonstrated experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) proficiency and/or Cloud computing experience.
-Demonstrated experience performing infrastructure related tasks such as automation of infrastructure provisioning, configuration, continuous monitoring and audit logging.
-Demonstrated ability to work independently.
-Demonstrated ability to think strategically and creatively.
Leading Path is an award winning Information Technology and Management Consulting firm focused on providing solutions in process, technology, and operations to our government and Fortune 500 clients. We offer a professional and supportive family-friendly work environment with a strong work-life balance. Leading Path provides a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, 401K, tuition reimbursement and opportunities for professional growth and advancement.