Red Arch Solutions

Cloud System Administrator

Job Locations US-DC-Washington
Job ID
Information Technology
Position Type
Regular Full-Time

Job Description

***Active TS/SCI with Polygraph Required***


Red Arch Solutions is a proven and effective small business integrator and consultant, recognized as a leading provider of IT development to the Federal Government, and primarily focused within the Intelligence Community.


We are an official AWS Partner, and are pleased to now offer Cloud Solutions Architecture and Engineering using Amazon Web Services.


Red Arch is seeking a Cloud System Administrator to support NGA.


The scope of this contract relates to the development and maintenance of the DAIRS application for NGA.  DAIRS is being transitioned to the AWS C2S cloud.


 Responsibilities/Job Function:

  • Performs systems administration functions for Amazon Web Services (AWS)

  • Maintains and creates new, as needed, cloud compute instances, storage, and other cloud services

  • Provides support for implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of IT systems

  • Manages IT system infrastructure and any processes related to these systems

  • Provides support to IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitoring, and problem resolution for all cloud and non-cloud devices

  • Provides Tier 1 and Tier 2 problem identification, diagnosis and resolution of problems

  • Provides support for the escalation and communication of status to agency management and internal customers

  • Provides continual improvement recommendations for engineering and administration of cloud structure, processes, and practices


Minimum Qualifications

  • Mandatory Security Clearance Requirement: TS/SCI with CI Poly
  • Demonstrated experience in administering applications, databases, and storage in the Amazon Web Services environment

  • Demonstrated experience in Redhat Linux 6.8 and Windows 7 operating environment

  • A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institute in an area applicable to this position (e.g. information systems, computer science, math, or engineering) and eight (8) years of relevant technical experience

    • An additional four (4) years of relevant technical experience may be substituted for the Bachelor’s Degree

  • Must presently be 8570 compliant (IAT Level 2 preferred); must be 8570 compliant (IAT Level 2) by date of security indoctrination with any necessary continuing education (CE) for certification 


Desired Qualifications

  • Experience maintaining and transitioning applications, databases, and data to the AWS C2S cloud


Red Arch Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status. Red Arch Solutions takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.


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