IT Cloud Architect
Columbia, MD  / Chantilly, VA 
Posted 15 days ago
Job Description
Overview is seeking an experienced Cloud Architect to serve as the company's IT Cloud Infrastructure Engineer. The successful candidate will help evaluate, design, implement, and protect the company's cloud environments including AWS, AWS GovCloud, Azure, AzureGov, and the use of and/or integration with third-party SaaS offerings. is a growing company specializing in Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity. The successful candidate will work closely with the Director of IT Operations and Compliance, the IT Security Engineer, and the Chief Information & Data Officer. The successful candidate not only will have relevant experience with AWS but also will have a strong understanding of a major security compliance framework or regulation.

This is an ideal opportunity to be part of one of the fastest growing AI/ML companies in the industry. At, we're in this business together. We own it, we make it thrive, and we enjoy the challenges of our work. We know that our employees play the largest role in our continual success. That is why we foster an environment of growth and development, with an emphasis on opportunity, recognition, and work-life balance. We give the same high level of commitment to our employees that we give to our clients. If sounds like the place where you want to be, we'd enjoy speaking with you.

What you will do

  • Evaluate, design, implement, manage, monitory, & protect the company's cloud development environments
  • Work with relevant stakeholders in the company to develop and document cloud operating procedures and policies
  • Create and maintain clear and concise documentation of the preferred solutions, templated solutions, and deployed solutions

What you need to have

  • Demonstrable experience with AWS or AWS GovCloud
  • Experience with AWS Organizations including OUs and SCPs
  • Experience deploying, managing, and using DevOps toolchains in AWS (native or third-party)
  • Experience migrating legacy systems to AWS solutions
  • A strong understanding and experience with AWS IAM including Roles and Policies
  • A strong understanding and experience with AWS ACL, Security Groups, VPCs,
  • Experience with three or more of the following AWS services: GuardDuty, CloudTrail, CloudWatch, Macie, Inspector, SecurityHub, TrustedAdvisor, Config, ControlTower / GuardRails
  • At least one relevant AWS certification
  • Experience in at least one scripting environment applicable to the AWS CLI
  • Knowledge of one or more Infrastructure as Code toolsets
  • Disciplined self-starter who can successfully bring projects and tasks to closure with a minimum of direction, guidance, and oversight
  • Team player with the ability to interact and communicate with clients and peers in a positive, collaborative, and constructive manner
  • Good organizational and time management skills to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Strong documentation and communication skills
  • Ability to acquire a US Government security clearance and work with export-controlled CUI

What we'd like you to have

  • Two or more of: AWS Certified Developer, Solutions Architect, Security, DevOps Engineer
  • Experience as a Cloud Security practitioner meeting a major compliance framework such as:
  • NIST 800-53
  • NIST 800-171
  • CMMC
  • C2M2
  • DoD CC SRG
  • FedRAMP Moderate or High
  • ISO 27001
  • SOC 1, 2, or 3
  • GDPR
  • FIPS 199 & 200
  • Experience with Azure or AzureGov
  • Experience supporting multi-cloud, multi-tenant environments
  • Experience with Microsoft 365
  • Experience with
  • Experience with Linux, Docker, Kubernetes, and other development environments
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience building dashboards (e.g., PowerBI or known BI tools)
  • Experience working as or closely with an information security officer
  • Experience developing and monitoring IT policies & procedures
  • PMP Certification
  • An active USG security clearance


A leader in decision dominance for more than 20 years, operationalizes artificial intelligence and machine learning at scale through its end-to-end data analytics platform. The Company uses its proprietary AI/ML technology to support its customers' decision-making processes and deliver practical solutions that work in complex, realistic and imperfect data environments.'s composable AI-powered platform solutions work together as often as they stand alone: Observe (data ingestion and conflation), Orient (composable machine learning at scale), and Dominate (visual anticipatory intelligence and optimization).'s customers, which include the U.S. Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, the U.S. Federal Government, as well as customers in the commercial sector, rely on's high value software products and technology to analyze information, identify and manage risk, and support mission critical decision making. Headquartered in Columbia, Maryland, has additional locations in Virginia, Massachusetts, Michigan, and California. will request COVID-19 vaccination status information as part of the onboarding process.


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As soon as possible
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Regular, Full Time
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