Platform Engineer

Posted 17 January 2023
Salary 140000-200000
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCyber Security
Contact NameAna Dragulescu
Remote working Hybrid/Flexible

Job description

About the Company:
This firm specializes in 'doing things differently' to your traditional Federal contractor, and have a great rep allowing engineers to spread their wings and work at the pace they want to. Having just won a major engagement in LA's El Segundo to completely overhaul the infrastructure/DevOps side of a large space program, we are recruiting for multiple positions.

And whilst you are not required to go in the office only when needed, being in close proximity to El Segundo is required.
Please note that the work this organization is doing is is with Federal Government customers that require their employees involved with their projects be U.S. citizens. As such, this role requires U.S. citizenship. If hired, you would also be required to go through a background investigation for Public Trust Clearance. Ability to obtain a Secret or Top Secret Clearance preferred.
About the role:
As a Platform Engineer, you will deploy and run deployments of leading commercial k8s distributions like D2IQ, Tanzu, Rancher, etc. and provide expertise for operational management of the platform on monitoring, management, disaster recovery, security compliance/auditing, networking, storage, service brokers and buildpacks.
Your experience:
•    3-6 years of cloud/platform operations or related experience in a variety of settings
•    Experience administering Azure Gov Cloud environments
•    Experience with Infrastructure as Code (IAC) tools, especially Terraform
•    Subject Matter Expertise in Administration of Linux Operating Systems
•    Experience developing automation solutions with competence in scripting languages for automating frequently executed activities
•    Working knowledge of networking concepts and experience with relevant
technologies such as Load Balancers/DNS/SSL/Firewalls/NAT/NTP  
What's in it for you:
•    Insurance covers 100% of the employee-only premium and 80% of the combined dependent premium. They also cover 100% of the premium for employee and dependent Dental and Vision as well as employee premiums for Life and Disability coverage.
•    Retirement. 401k match at 10% gross pay.
•    Paid time off (PTO) 4 weeks
•    Education & Training. Accrued budget of up to $4,000 per year for classes, travel,
•    events, and materials.
•    Wellness Budget. To encourage and support a well-rounded healthy lifestyle, they cover 50% reimbursement on a variety of wellness activities and products, up to $500 per calendar year.
•    Equipment. They offer a MacBook Pro, multi-port adapter, and USB-C CAC reader to all employees.
Salary for these roles range between $141,963 and $191,104.

If this sounds like an opportunity you would like to learn more about it, please apply now or contact Ana Dragulescu at [email protected] for more information!