Robert Half Corporation Jobs

Job Information

Robert Half Cloud Engineer in Herndon, Virginia

Description • Job Summary: This Senior Cloud Engineer Contractor(s) role will support multiple applications across teams of varying sizes and is a newly created position that will support AWS migration by building infrastructure for applications as the organization migrates into the cloud and then providing support for those applications. The candidate should be an effective communicator both written and verbally, play well with others as collaboration is essential, and be open and authentic and willing to speak up if something is not going well or working as it should and be prepared to assist in finding a solution. Flexibility is key in all facets of this role with the ability to work well within multiple, diverse teams and function autonomously and independently as well. The ideal candidate will have actual hands on AWS experience, especially coding, and not just someone who is learning AWS, as they are expected to bring a level of knowledge and experience to the organization with:

o Managing and monitoring AWS SysOps using tools such as Cloud Watch, Cloud Trail, and X-Ray, etc.

o Experience in traditional infrastructure migration to AWS cloud environment.

o Working knowledge of SVN, GIT, AWS Code Commit.

o Cloud security using Guard Duty, WAF Rules, Service Policies, Guard Rail, AWS Control Tower IAM Roles and Policies.

o Networking Elastic Load Balancers (ELB), VPN, Transit Gateway, Direct Connect and VPC Peering.

o Windows and/or Linux operating system experience in administration and troubleshooting.

o System installation of high availability/fault tolerance IT environments, including cloud, physical and virtual servers, networking, and back- end data systems.

o ESX VMWare, including installation, configuration, upgrade, and maintenance.

o Collaborating with application support teams, architects, and others in support of IT projects.

o Disaster Recovery planning and execution. Requirements Cloud Technologies

Technology Doesn't Change the World, People Do.®

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.4429. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit for more information.

© 2021 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking “Apply Now,” you’re agreeing to Robert Half’s Terms of Use ( .