Cloud Architect

Iomaxis Springfield , VA 22156

Posted 3 weeks ago


As a Cloud Architect, the related tasks and duties involve:

  • Working with Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and IBM cloud offerings to create cloud architectures spanning multiple providers.

  • Understanding and articulating the tradeoffs between different cloud providers.

  • Implementing solutions within the ecosystem of at least one of the above providers.

  • Designing and documenting cloud solutions.

  • Leading small teams in agile software development efforts and providing direction for problem definition, analysis, requirements development, and implementation for systems.

  • Directly interfacing with customer working groups on development and integration issues.

  • Representing IOMAXIS in meetings with customers.

  • Leading, coaching, and developing junior staff.

  • Developing and preparing application documentation, gathering specific information related to the project and applicable technical material.

  • Being a thought leader, staying current with applicable tools and driving adoption of new technologies.

  • Developing a private cloud infrastructure, including the security, networking, container orchestration, and other considerations required for implementation.

  • Assisting with deploying and troubleshooting cloud solutions in a hands-on capacity.



  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. (Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or similar)
  • 4 years' additional experience can be used in place of a degree.


  • Must be Secret clearance eligible; current clearance is a plus.

General Qualifications:

  • Direct experience designing and developing cloud solutions.

  • Programming experience in python or a similar language.

  • Knowledge of CI/CD tools and how to use them as part of a build process.

  • Familiarity with a provisioning tool such as Ansible.

  • Knowledge of cloud APIs and SDKs and the architectural implications of using them.

  • Experience with Identity management for controlling fine-grained access to cloud resources.

  • Understanding of network communications protocols and concepts, such as encrypted tunnels, network service configuration, and the TCP/IP stack.

Preferred Experience:

  • Familiarity with platforms such as VMware and OpenStack.

  • Knowledge of containers and container orchestration.


WHY IOMAXIS: Unleash your potential and make a dramatic impact!

Over the past 10 years, IOMAXIS has advanced the state of Cyber RDT&E by bringing together the best software, hardware, and communications experts in the industry to help Federal agencies and organizations develop critical solutions for difficult missions around the globe. Today, we're proud to say the most important Federal clients rely on our solutions to perform their missions by developing solutions faster, reducing complexity, cutting costs, and providing a profound level of innovation. IOMAXIS helps our customers deliver exceptional value to their client, America and its people. IOMAXIS leads the industry in developing superior services and technologies, delivering actionable capabilities and insight right when customers need it most.

IOMAXIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.


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