Government Cloud Network Architect Needed/Remote Position

Location: Unknown, united states
Date Posted: 02-26-2018
Position Title: Cloud Network Architect
Location: 100% Remote
Security Clearance Type: Secret or Higher
Work Status: W2
Position Status: Direct Hire
Compensation: $150k/yr. with full benefits
Position Description:
Our client is looking for a Cloud Network Architect candidate supporting a high visibility project for a global government solutions provider.   VERY competitive salary and FANTASTIC benefits.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Maintain expert knowledge of current features, planned future capabilities, and limitations of commercial cloud platforms (AWS)
  • Evaluate customer requirements and design compliant, cost-effective architectural solutions that meet customer application, security, technology, and business requirements and seek to reduce the overall cost of sustaining the clients' systems and applications in the cloud. 
  • Develop solutions for migrating legacy or early stage technology to cloud environments 
    Evaluate and have a firm understanding of emerging technologies and trends for high performance distributed computing within cloud infrastructures 
  • Provide solution and service engineering activities, i.e. proof-of concepts, pilots, use case development, solution validation, workshops, and enablement
  • Maintain deep technical and business knowledge of different Network and Cloud technologies and supporting solution areas and develop new technology integrations and solution capabilities
  • Provide expert technical architectural support and guidance for solution opportunities that involve virtualization, software defined networking, cloud infrastructure, management and security, including integration with select 3rd party products
  • Develop and release of sales, technical, and service delivery collaterals including deployment guides, best practices, sizing whitepapers and solution reference architectures
  • Strong knowledge of DoD network security policies; understanding of NIPRNet and SIPRNet
  • Strong knowledge of Secure Cloud Computing Architecture (SCCA) standards for enterprise-level cloud security and management services including cloud access points (CAP), virtual data centers, and virtual network enclave security.
  • Network Architecture Experience with Public Cloud deployments (Azure, AWS)
  • Expert level knowledge of Cisco and Juniper technologies, including Routing/Switching, Firewalls and Load Balancing solutions
  • Strong knowledge of F5 BIG-IP Load Balancing solutions including LTM, GTM, and ASM solutions
  • Strong knowledge of Software Defined Network (SDN) technologies from Cisco and VMWare
  • Strong experience with VPN solutions including different types of IPSec endpoints including Cisco Firewalls, Cisco VPN Concentrators, Cisco Routers
  • Expert level knowledge of Layer 2 technologies, including Spanning-Tree, VLANs, VTP, UDLD, VDC, and CDP
  • Expert knowledge of Layer 3 technologies, including IPv4, BGP, EIGRP, OSPF, IPv6, HSRP, and VRRP
  • Solid practical understanding of Software Defined Data Center (SDDC), Software Defined WAN (SD-WAN), and Network Function Virtualization (NFV)
  • Passionate, persuasive, articulate technical professional capable of quickly establishing interest and credibility in how to design, deploy and operate Cloud based Architectures.
  • Good business judgment, a comfortable, open communication style, and a willingness and ability to work with customers and teams.
  • Knowledge of ICAP
  • DoD Clearance (active Secret minimum)
  • CompTIA Security+, CASP, or CISSP
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP); CCNP: Cloud preferred
About Seneca Resources:
Seneca Resources is client driven provider of strategic Information Technology consulting services and Workforce Solutions to government and industry.  Seneca Resources is a leading IT services provider with offices in Virginia, Alabama, & Dallas that service clients throughout the United States.  The key to our success lies within our strong corporate culture which drives our business.  We challenge our staff through engaging work, and we reward our staff through competitive compensation, extensive professional training, and excellent opportunities for career advancement.  In turn, we look for only the best and brightest to join our team.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.
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