RCM Technologies Cloud Systems Administrator in Bethesda, Maryland

Reference # :18-00273Title :Cloud Systems AdministratorLocation :Bethesda, MDPosition Type :Right to HireExperience Level :Start Date :04/16/2018 Description

RCM Technologies is a leading provider of IT Business Solutions and Professional Engineering Services to over 1,000 clients in the commercial and government sectors. RCM partners with clients to define, implement, and manage a broad range of technologies across multiple platforms, systems, and networks. Our broad geographic presence ensures that a proven and reliable tactical and strategic capability is available and deployable virtually everywhere in North America. RCM Technologies is looking for aCloud Systems Administratorthis is a contract to hire position inBethesda, MDThe Cloud Systems Administrator is responsible for an enterprise grants management system and supports over 500,000 users worldwide on a 24x7x365 basis.The candidate will be responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware, software and related infrastructure.Provide system administration, engineering, and management support services for cloud based infrastructurePerform system administration tasks including systems setup, configuration, patching, applying security baselines and ensuring system complianceConfigure and manage cloud infrastructure systems including servers, storage, virtual network, and various servicesWork closely with architects and development teams to develop, plan and implement application deploymentsDevelop and implement automated processes for routine system administration tasks such as system monitoring, rolling restart, patching, and otherDrive technical innovation and efficiency in cloud infrastructure operations via automation scripting and working with API's.Required Skills:Cloud Systems Administrator (AWS)Relevant AWS certification highly preferred8+ years of relevant experienceSystem administration, engineering, and management support services for the Linux/Windows OS and 3rd party software products requiredSolid knowledge of cloud architecture and cloud management requiredHands on experience setting up and managing automation solutions using cloud-based services such as System Manager, Cloud Watch, or similar tools requiredHands on experience automating routine system administration tasks using Python, Ansible, or similar platforms and languages requiredKnowledge of cloud technologies to implement and integrate various infrastructure systems in IaaS environment requiredExperience with security risk and threat analysis, detection, and remediation requiredExcellent communications skillsExcellent problem solving and analytical skills with the ability to effectively identify, troubleshoot, resolve, or escalate problemsPrior experience working with development teams or supporting software products developed in house is a plusKnowledge and understanding of the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) is a plusExperience in Federal Grants Management is a plusBachelor's Degree or equivalent work experienceMust be able to obtain a Public TrustRCM Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, religion, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability or any other basis covered by law. Employment decisions are based solely on qualifications and business need.