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39 days agoAmazon

Dedicated Cloud Analyst, AWS Intelligence Initiative

  • Arlington, USA
  • IT development

Job description

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Job summary
AWS has established a specialized group of service teams responsible for the work we are doing with the U.S. Intelligence Community. We are building some of the largest and most complex distributed systems in the world, and we need world class people to help us implement and operate them.

The AWS Intelligence Initiative Team is hiring cleared engineers for a unique opportunity to work with some of the best and brightest engineers and technical leaders. Engineers undergo an intensive 9-12-month development program to learn about operational culture, enhance their technical skills through a hands-on job path curriculum, complete rotations with engineering teams to obtain a holistic view of our technology, dedicated mentorship, and support from our program’s alumni all while obtaining a U.S. Government security clearance.

Upon graduation from our program, engineers will have the foundational skills and knowledge needed to excel at AWS to help U.S. Government agencies implement innovative cloud computing solutions, solve technical problems and join a specialized engineering team. If you are passionate about the potential of cloud computing and about building simple and elegant software solutions, apply for a role today and come learn about our commitment to developing engineers skillsets to operate in dedicated AWS regions.

This position requires that the candidate selected be a US Citizen and must currently possess an active TS/SCI security clearance with CI Polygraph. The position further requires that, after start, the selected candidate obtain and maintain an active TS/SCI security clearance with Full Scope Polygraph and satisfy other security related requirements.
This position can work out of either the Arlington, VA office, or the Herndon, VA office locations.

Arlington, VA: Our new headquarters is located in Northern Virginia, where Amazon will invest $2.5 billion dollars, occupy 4 million square feet of energy efficient office space, and create at least 25,000 new full-time jobs. Our employees and the neighboring community will also benefit from the associated investments from the Commonwealth including infrastructure updates, public transportation improvements, and new access to Reagan National Airport.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or other technical degree, AND/OR 0-6 months of varying technical experience (i.e. mechanical, industrial, electrical, chemical, hardware or software) and use of computers in a non-technical role, OR Industry Relevant Certifications can be acceptable (Linux+, LPIC-1, etc.).
• Strong desire to become a technical engineer, self-taught and demonstrated ability to learn quickly
• Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well in a team
• Prior industry or non-industry Troubleshooting/Support Experience
• Proven ability to navigate ambiguity and learn quickly
• Current, active US Government Security Clearance of Top-Secret SCI with Counter Intelligence Polygraph or above

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

• Prior enterprise/university experience with systems administration on either Linux/UNIX or Windows operating systems.
• Prior enterprise/university experience supporting service-oriented architecture and web services
• 1+ years of Linux experience and demonstrated proficiency with associated tools/languages, Or 2+ years Windows Server/enterprise experience.
• 1+ years’ experience with support procedures for production/mission critical environments to include ticketing, monitoring/metrics, and troubleshooting technical issues.
• Experience with enterprise/university mission critical, 24x7 operations.
• Experience with automation or use of programming languages.
• Experience with networking.
• Experience with performance and log analysis.
• Strong sense of ownership and urgency.

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

Desired profile

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or other technical degree, AND/OR 0-6 months of varying technical experience (i.e. mechanical, industrial, electrical, chemical, hardware or software) and use of computers in a non-technical role, OR Industry Relevant Certifications can be acceptable (Linux+, LPIC-1, etc.).
• Strong desire to become a technical engineer, self-taught and demonstrated ability to learn quickly
• Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well in a team
• Prior industry or non-industry Troubleshooting/Support Experience
• Proven ability to navigate ambiguity and learn quickly
• Current, active US Government Security Clearance of Top-Secret SCI with Counter Intelligence Polygraph or above

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