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Chenega Corporation Senior Cloud Engineer in Washington, District Of Columbia


NJVC is currently looking for a Senior Cloud Engineer to join our team in Washington, DC supporting a DOT contract.


  • Responsible for managing and overseeing the operational support within the Data Centers, NOC, and DR team.

  • Manage and assign tasks and deliverables.

  • Demonstrate required technical skills, including the ability to organize, direct, and coordinate the planning and execution of all tasks and deliverables assigned.

  • Create and establish new standards and procedures and translate high level work plans into detailed assignments for team members.

  • Monitor and track progress of project and work plan.

  • Collaborate with external development teams to validate solution architecture within an agency cloud environment.

  • Identify opportunities for optimizing cloud consumption by the agency and provide strategic direction for addressing those opportunities.

  • Support migration of on-premises workloads to cloud, following agency governance and reference architectures.

  • Identify and communicate opportunities for improving agency security posture within cloud environments.

  • Support strategic cloud initiatives, like TIC 3.0, Zero Trust Architectures and DevSecOps by providing architectural guidance and hands on implementation of approach.

  • Review and approve change requests for cloud-based workloads.

  • Provide leadership to junior engineers to increase understanding of agency cloud environments.

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • 10+ years of related experience managing and leading teams providing operational support to the Data Centers, Network Operations Center (NOC), and Disaster Recovery (DR) team is required

  • 5+ years of experience deploying/configuring workloads within Microsoft Azure Commercial Cloud and/or AWS Commercial Cloud

  • Azure Solutions Architect and/or AWS Solutions Architect

  • Background check required with the ability to obtain a public trust

  • The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to work independently and yet be effective within a team setting.

  • Must be capable of managing multiple efforts with time related constraints in a fast-paced contracting environment.

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse internal and external stakeholder groups and individuals.

  • Friendly presence, helpful attitude, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others.

  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and other Office applications.

  • Experience working in a home office setting as well as the ability to train end users on frequently asked technical issues.

  • Ability to provide technical assistance and support over the phone with good phone skills and a professional demeanor.

  • Previous customer service experience strongly desired.

  • Good problem-solving skills with the ability to visualize a problem or situation and think abstractly to solve it.


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