Federal- Cloud Engineer - TX - SAN ANTONIO

  • Accenture Federal Services
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • Oct 14, 2020
Full time Professional Services

Job Description

Job Description



Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: San Antonio, TX 
We are: 

Proudly dedicated to serving the federal government. As a U.S. based subsidiary of Accenture, we serve every cabinet-level department and the 30 largest federal organizations with wide ranging missions—defense, intel, public Safety, civilian and health. Operating in the nation's Capital, we stay ahead of what is coming next. Drawing from the power of Accenture, we deliver integrated, mobile, and interactive experiences that exceed our people’s expectations. Join us where ideas are freely exchanged, and concepts evolve into practical solutions. 

You are: 

An integral member of the Cloud Management Platform & Services (CMPS) team responsible for maintaining the day-to-day operations of key technologies streams for the service line multi-tenant production-computing platform. 

The work:      
  • Support delivery and transition groups to deliver timely and effective provisioning of new hosted clients ensuring the application technical architecture aligns with CMPS supported technologies
  • Operations support for the cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure, and OCI) supporting Tier2 teams during the lifecycle management of Guest virtual machines, proactive planning and reporting of infrastructure growth.
  • Support service line critical shared applications: DNS, SMTP, Active Directory, Nagios, Nessus, SSH.
  • Adopt subject matter expert role for service line key technologies: Virtualization, applications integration with Linux based operating systems (RedHat, Centos), Application clustering solutions and others.
  • Provides leadership to application teams to ensure architecture meets environment security, audit compliance, performance requirements. 
  • Must be available and participate in a weekly on-call schedule rotation.


Here is what you need:
  • Advanced experience in large scale system cloud architecture, design, and integration with a focus on infrastructure (operational support), storage, automation, networking, and virtualization. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline (STEM) or an additional 4 years of experience
  • Experience with service delivery and operations in public, private and/or community AWS or Azure cloud deployment models.
  • Experience in developing basis of estimates and level of effort estimates for both implementation and sustainment scopes.
Bonus points if: 
  • RHCE/RHCA certifications are ideal
  • Experience with FedRAMP, NIST 800-53, DOD IL4, IL5 and/or IL6 security controls, continuous monitoring and assessment & authorization and other federal security standards and guidelines.
  • At least one certification in Cloud 
  • System recovery techniques, performance tuning, NIS, Active Directory,
  • RHCE/RHCT/CCEE/CCIA certifications a plus.
  • Oracle experience a plus.
  • Networking and exposure to firewall configuration and tuning
Important Eligibility Requirements
US Citizenship - No Dual Citizenship
An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role. 
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.  
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status). 
Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. 
Equal Employment Opportunity  
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.
Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process. 
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