Cloud Software Engineer (Hybrid) - 7550 in Hanover at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 9/2/2022

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Job Description

Requisition Number: 7550 
Enlighten, honored as a Top Workplace from the Baltimore Sun, is a leader in big data solution development and deployment, with expertise in cloud-based services, software and systems engineering, cyber capabilities, and data science. Enlighten provides continued innovation and proactivity in meeting our customers’ greatest challenges. 
We recognize that the most effective environment for your projects doesn’t always look the same. Our hybrid work approach ensures that you can make lasting relationships with your team and collaborate in-person to get the job done—while having the flexibility to work from home when needed to achieve focused results. 
Why Enlighten?
At Enlighten, our team’s unwavering work ethic, top talent and celebration of innovative ideas have helped us thrive. We know that our employees are essential to our company’s success, so we seek to take care of you as much as you take care of us. Here are a few highlights of our benefits package:
•    100% paid employee premium for healthcare, vision and dental plans.
•    10% 401k benefit. 
•    Generous PTO + 10 paid holidays.
•    Education/training allowances.

Job Description

Enlighten is looking for an experienced Cloud Software Engineer specializing in AWS.  Will be responsible for engineering, architecting, and migration of Cloud-based applications and infrastructure. Needs to have customer service skills as will be interacting with government customer and supporting the technical lead.  Work is in a hybrid role with some work on-site in Hanover, MD. 

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Candidate will develop strategic and implementation plans for information systems. 
  • Working with the development team and other engineers will conduct System Analysis of complex operational software systems to include troubleshooting and problem-solving. 
  • Must be able to work in high pressure, highly flexible environment against both short and long-term requirements.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Security Clearance: A current U.S. Government Security Clearance is not required on Day one but will be processed for a clearance and therefore all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen.  Candidates with a TS/SCI are a big plus.
  • 5+ years of Cloud Engineering including operations, management, design, and development of cloud-based applications and capabilities with a Bachelors in related field; 3 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 9 years relevant experience.
  • 3+ years experience with Cloud technologies (AWS, Azure, etc.)
  • Must have experience automating cloud configuration using tooling such as Terraform, AWS Config, Ansible, etc.
  • Work autonomously, actively identifying areas for improvement.
  • Able to collaborate with existing platform architects on long term and strategic architectural changes to platform.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with customers both technical and non-technical. 
  • Must be able to work a hybrid schedule with some on-site work in Hanover, MD. 

Preferred Requirements

  • Candidates with a TS/SCI security clearance are a big plus.
  • Any of the following AWS Certifications are highly desired: 
    • AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional
    • AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional
    • AWS Certified Security – Specialty
    • AWS Certified Advanced Networking – Specialty
    • AWS Certified Big Data – Specialty
    • AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate
    • AWS Certified Developer – Associate
    • AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate
  • Designing, building, and managing infrastructure configured according to the DoD Secure Cloud Computing Architecture (SCCA) and DoD Cloud Computing Security Requirements Guide (DoD CC SRG)
  • Experience with Python or Java is a big plus. 


We have many more additional great benefits/perks that you can find on our website at []. 
Enlighten, an HII Company, is an Equal Opportunity/Veterans and Disabled Employer. U.S. citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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