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Senior Cloud Engineer





Blacksburg, Virginia, United States


Job Description:

Looking for an exciting new step in your IT career?

1901 Group (A Leidos Company) has an exciting Sr. Cloud Engineer position located in the Blacksburg, VA area.

We are searching for a Sr. Cloud Engineer to join our growing Cloud Engineering team who support the design, automation, and deployment of cloud network infrastructure and applications.

• After your initial onboarding and acclimation to the team you will be training, both independently and with the team, to gain knowledge about the 1901 cloud design and processes
• Working in an Agile process to plan your work into 2-week sprints and participate in daily scrum meetings
• Creating designs, implementation plans, operational documentation, and continual improvement of cloud services
• Conducting cloud migration assessment, planning, and migration activities for varied application sets
• Creating automation capabilities aimed at improving service delivery and gaining operational efficiencies
• Working closely with Operations teams, other team members, and application owners to solve complex technical problems related to cloud hosted systems that require escalation
• Evaluate and recommend potential cloud solutions for inclusion into 1901 service offerings


• Clearance not required to start; but must be able to obtain and maintain a Public Trust clearance for continued employment

• 7+ years of IT experience in an operational role
• 4+ years of experience with Cloud services, AWS or Azure
• AWS Certified Solution Architect, Professional (or equivalent experience)
• Experience with Infrastructure as Code technologies such as Terraform and Ansible
• Capable of working within a team and independently
• Strong problem solving and decision-making ability
• Detail oriented with experience interacting with customers
• Proficient in creating technical documentation and diagrams


• Bachelor’s degree in IT or a related field

Who Are We?
1901 Group (A Leidos Company) prides itself on looking ahead of our competitors for the next wave of IT trends. We provide our employees with training and development opportunities, preparing them for upcoming technical challenges.

With primary office locations in Blacksburg and Reston, VA, our teams support customers from across the United States. Our innovative IT as-a Service delivery model is supported by industry certifications that ensure quality and efficient IT solutions.

We are transforming the delivery of IT services through the use of enterprise managed services that leverage the cloud to securely monitor, manage, and optimize complex IT environments.
The history of automation is what inspired the name of our company. 1901 was the year that another disruptive technology changed the world: the assembly line. Leveraging skills and materials in an efficient manner within a repeatable process that quadrupled output applies to IT services today.

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