Are you passionate about solving challenging problems?Do you thrive being a critical part of an elite team of like-minded people?How would you like for your next career move to take you to the next level?If any of this sounds appealing, look no further.Job Description: We are seeking a Secret cleared, well rounded Systems Engineer as a Cloud Apprentice to be responsible for building and maintaining mission essential systems while providing direct support to development team creating a new capability to collect and use sensor data. The Cloud Apprentice will be mentored by experienced Cloud Architects to rapidly build their knowledge, understanding, and experience with Amazon Web Services. The apprenticeship term is two months of intense training, testing, and preparation for passing the AWS Solutions Architect Associate exam. Novetta will provide all exam materials and the training curriculum.Responsibilities:Support a distributed LINUX server and Database environments - Virtual, Physical, and Cloud.Problem solve IT topics and take initiative to recommend and implement solutions.Display a positive attitude and be customer oriented, show a willingness to learn, and advise on technical and functional issues.Be required to meet short notice operational requirements. Basic Qualifications:5+ years experience supporting Linux/Unix systems in an enterprise production environmentBasic TCP/IP networking knowledge including addressing, sub-netting, routing, and troubleshooting techniquesExperience with system administrative scripting languages, for example Bash, PythonExperience support software development projectsExperience with DevOps, automated pipelines,Understanding of security concepts including but not limited to firewalls, encryption, identity management, VPN, and hardeningExperience support software development projectsComfortable with collaboration, open communication, and reaching across functional bordersDesired Skills:Experience working with Amazon Web Services EC2, S3, IAM via Management Console or Command Line Interface (CLI)Experience implementing security best practices in production environmentsExperience with deploying and maintaining IT automation tools (Ansible, Chef, Salt, etc)Interact and collaborate with Force Protection on a daily basisCollect customer requirements and train usersWillingness to work occasional long hour days and weekends when necessaryDesire to learn new technologies to share and build knowledge with the teamsBS in Computer Science or related field Security ClearanceActive Secret US Government clearance is required
So, what does Novetta do?We focus on three core areas: Cyber, Entity, and Multi-Int Analytics. Our products are focused on processing and analyzing vast amounts of data in these core areas. Our services are focused on helping our customers move from complexity to clarity. At Novetta, we bridge the gap between what our customers think they can do and what they aspire to achieve.Our culture is shaped by a commitment to our Core Values:Integrity: We hold ourselves accountable to the highest standards of integrity and ethics.Customer Mission Success: Customer mission success drives our daily efforts-we strive always to exceed customer expectations and focus on mission success beyond contractual commitments.Employee Focus: We value our employees and demonstrate our commitment to them by providing clear communications, outstanding benefits, career development, and opportunities to work on problems and technical challenges of national significance.Innovation: We believe that innovation is critical to our success - that discovering new and more effective ways to achieve customer mission success is what makes us a great company.GET A REFERRAL BONUS FOR THE GREAT PEOPLE YOU KNOW! With our amazing referral program, you could be eligible to earn outstanding rewards for referring qualified new hires to Novetta.Novetta is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.