AWS Engineer (Sr.) - U.S. Citizenship Required

Fairfax, VA

AWS Engineer (Sr.) - U.S. Citizenship Required

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

Main location: United States, Virginia, Fairfax

Position ID: J1223-1423

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

CGI is one of the top 5 largest global IT companies spread across 40 countries with endless opportunities to expand and grow. As a CGI Federal Member, you have the opportunity to be a shareholder at CGI and join a family of 90,000 members strong.

CGI Federal has an exciting opportunity for a Sr. AWS Engineer. In this position, you will work with multiple IT disciplines in shaping, executing and sustaining the Cloud/Hosting strategy for a shared service platform focused on identifying and mitigating a wide range of cyber risks. You will work closely with the Cloud Architecture and Operations teams to support the client’s mission, priorities, and unique challenges. You will also support the implementation of cyber security COTS offerings focusing on next generation security solutions and technologies.

This position is located in our Fairfax, VA office; however a hybrid working model is acceptable. You will be required to be in our Fairfax, VA office two days per week.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Design and develop automated deployment and patching systems across multiple baselines (machine images and containers) that support an AWS based shared services platform for a broad spectrum of users and initiatives.

• Work with emerging and innovative technologies to develop solutions supporting innovation efforts around data analysis, process improvement, machine learning and other software and systems that support the client’s mission.

• Support users by establishing environments, support configuration changes and updates.

• Proactively communicate and coordinate with multiple project teams.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Due to the nature of the contract requirements, US citizenship and successful passing of CGI background check is required prior to beginning work. In addition, candidates must have ability to obtain and maintain a DHS EOD/Public Trust clearance.

• Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) and a minimum of 5 years of related experience; or a master’s degree and a minimum of 3 years of related experience.

• Experience working in a DevSecOps environment.

• Multiple professional program certifications in cloud, information systems security, or in other related fields, are strongly encouraged.

• AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate certification.

• Experience using Infrastructure as Code/automation technologies (Ansible/Terraform/CloudFormation) for Infrastructure Automation, Infrastructure Capacity Monitoring and Automated Scaling solutions.

• 2+ years of Hands-on Experience in design,development and maintenance of AWS Glue jobs for targeted Data Transformation processes that include Extract, Transform and Load (ETL).

• Ability to design and build Data Pipelines using AWS Glue, AWS Gloue Studio

• Ability to create and manage AWS Glue Data Catalog

• Experience in data read/write using AWS Glue from multiple data sources including Apache Parquet files

• Experience designing and/or implementing cloud-based and / or cloud-native solutions in production workloads.

• 1+ years of Experience in building and deploying Applications using AWS Cloud Development Kit (CDK)

• Experience functioning in a DevSecOps practice using CI/CD automations.

• 1+ years of hands-on experience designing and implementing container (Docker) solutions on Kubernetes or Amazon ECS.

• Demonstrated ability to contribute to the development of client deliverables and technical content.

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $84,000 - $161,600.

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Skills:

  • Amazon Elastic Cloud Compute

  • Amazon Simple Storage Service

  • Analytical Thinking

  • Cyber

  • Amazon Relational Database Svc

  • Amazon Simple Email Service

  • Atlassian Confluence

  • Information Assurance

  • Jira

  • Workshop Facilitation

What you can expect from us:

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While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.