Senior Cloud Computing Engineer

Job Locations US-AZ-Fort Huachuca
Requisition ID
Position Category
Database Administration / Development / Programming
Top Secret/SCI
Cyber Mission


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Designs, develops, and implements cloud-based solutions
• Designs cloud architecture and completes plans and specifications to develop solutions
• Collaborates with product managers and engineers to develop specifications for new cloud-based products/services, applications, and solutions
• Drives the roll-out of cloud management platforms, evaluates its performance and implements enhancements
• Develops and enriches the product portfolio of cloud services and value-added services.
• Creates solution recommendations to include Basis of Estimate for cloud services
• Evaluates the cost/benefit of cloud vs. virtual private networks vs. dedicated hosting vs. in house solutions and identifying portions of the organization’s IT platform/infrastructure with the highest potential return for cloud deployment
• Performs operations and maintenance of secure managed cloud platform solutions
• Implements and maintains automation to enhance operation, alerting, and auto remediation of events. Develops, maintains, and deploys infrastructure as code using CI/CD pipelines


Basic Qualifications:

• Active Top-Secret/SCI
• Minimum of 8 years with BS/BA; Minimum of 6 years with MS/MA; Minimum of 3 years with PhD
• Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals, CompTIA Cloud+, AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate, or equivalent
• Possess DoD 8570.01-M Information Assurance Technician (IAT) Level II Baseline Certification
• Must posses an active, OR have the ability to obtain within 90 days of hire date, an ITIL Foundations Certification



Peraton Overview

Peraton is a next-generation national security company that drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted, highly differentiated solutions and technologies to protect our nation and allies. Peraton operates at the critical nexus between traditional and nontraditional threats across all domains: land, sea, space, air, and cyberspace. The company serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies and supports every branch of the U.S. armed forces. Each day, our employees do the can’t be done by solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Visit to learn how we’re keeping people around the world safe and secure.

Target Salary Range

$146,000 - $234,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


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