Cloud Engineer - Remote

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-341472
    • Job Location: Remote, Remote, Remote,Remote
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 05/06/2022
    • Years of Experience: Any
    • Radford Job Code: 06402
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Job Description

Kratos is a leader in assured aerospace communication solutions and services. We are cutting-edge innovators and creative problem solvers working collaboratively to solve our customers’ toughest challenges. We are a trusted partner—driven by doing the right thing and achieving maximum success for our customers, our partners and ourselves.
Kratos is valued for our ability to design and deliver leading edge, resilient solutions for aerospace communication, control, awareness and mission success across a continuum of offerings—from commercial to tailored custom solutions and integrated programs. Customers trust us to stay relevant and know we are in it for the long-haul. We bring both the capability and confidence that our customers value and depend on. And, we always deliver.

At Kratos, we encourage an entrepreneurial spirit balanced with fiscal and operational discipline. We work hard, we solve hard problems, and we look out for and take care of our customers, each other and our families. Protecting and enabling our nation and global customers through innovative aerospace solutions is what motivates us. We continually build trusted relationships with our peers, our partners and customers, and we take ownership for our actions—always doing the right thing.

We have an incredible opportunity for a Cloud Engineer to make a significant impact on our team! This is a remote position reporting into our beautiful Colorado Springs facility.

Performs IT functions such as design, analysis, evaluation, testing, debugging and implementation of applications programs supporting the company infrastructure business processes and operations and/or network-based (cloud) product systems. Analyzes, installs, acquires, modifies and supports operating systems, database or utilities software. Plans, conducts and directs the analysis of business problems with automated systems solutions. Analyzes, designs, acquires and implements projects for LAN and/or WAN systems. Plans, designs, acquires and implements telecommunications voice/wire systems.

• Provision, configure, administrate, automate, monitor, and support enterprise and project cloud services.
• Assist in enterprise datacenter modernization initiative by designing a cloud infrastructure which supports global business applications and operations.
• Through automation, enforce continuous compliance to security standards.
• Design state-of-the-art technical solutions that are scalable, reliable, secure, and meet performance requirements.
• Support architectural design and new cloud service implementations utilizing industry best practices.
• Assist with the planning and migration of legacy applications to the cloud.
• Perform operational engineering for activities which include platform upgrades, server patching, monitoring, configuration, and troubleshooting.
• Provide periodic off-hours on-call support for production and development environments.
• Manage security logging, monitoring, and alert triage and participate in security incident response and investigation.
• Utilize various automation, monitoring, and service management tools & techniques to troubleshoot issues and perform performance tuning
• Support our development and engineering teams on cloud related issues
• Adhere and comply with System Development Lifecycle and Release Management processes and procedures to include the use of infrastructure as code tools such as Terraform.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

This position does not have supervisory responsibilities.

Experience and Skills

• Must be a self-starter, able to work productively independently, as well as, work effectively in a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary engineering tea.
• Ability to troubleshoot system issues.
• Possess the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the assigned duties, including computer skills.
• Maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by company and government requirements.
• Communicate and interact effectively with peers, managers, senior leadership and public, including maintaining respect for others, and following company policies.
• Have a willingness and ability to learn and utilize company technology for company required purposes, including, for example training, reviewing, and signing policies and procedures, benefits enrollment, and changes, and more.
• Ability to read, understand, and follow instructions.
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
• Ability to maintain knowledge, skills, and abilities as it pertains to your job.

• Minimum 3 years relevant experience administering Azure
• Experience writing and developing infrastructure-as-code
• Certification in Azure desired
• Security Certifications a plus
• Terraform and FEDRAMP experience preferred

• Office and open cubical environment.
• Ability to sit for long periods of time.
• Ability to perform repetitive motion (keyboarding, mouse, phones).

Yes, to other local Kratos sites when applicable.

Competitive salary based on experience and education

• Salary Range: $80K - $120K
• Medical
• Dental
• Vision
• Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)
• Life Insurance
• Short Term Disability
• Long Term Disability
• Employee Assistance Program
• 401k Savings Plan
• Employee Stock Purchase Plan
• Paid Time Off
• Education Assistance Program
• Relocation Assistance #LI-BI1Kratos

Job Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PTO
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
Kratos Defense is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. EOE, Minorities, Females, Vet, Disabled, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity or any other protected class.
All qualified job seekers are encouraged to apply. Kratos Defense is committed to America's veterans by providing opportunities for them to continue contributing after service to our nation. We also work to provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities.
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