Cloud Solutions Architect with FEDRAMP experience

Posted: 4 August, 2016

Job Description:

Seeking a Cloud Security and Solutions Architect with FedRAMP and leadership experience moving applications systems and data into the FISMA/FedRAMP cloud. This person will possess a thorough understanding of Cloud Computing: virtualization technologies, Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service and Software as a Service Cloud delivery models and the current competitive landscape, also possessing a thorough understanding of infrastructure (firewalls, load balancers, hypervisor, storage, monitoring, security etc) and have experience with orchestration to develop a cloud solution across all tiers (Infrastructure, Application Development and Maintenance, System Integration and Management.

Job Requirements:

  • Comfortable working with Client Leadership at the CIO/CTO level
  • Experience working with and integrating Cloud based SaaS and IaaS solutions
  • Experience providing in-person user support during a migration or implementation effort and you have been successful in supporting such migration efforts with complex contributing factors, such as organizational consolidations/restructuring concurrent with technology changes and managing multiple disparate domains within a forest.
  • Thorough understanding of Government procurement policies and practices. Ability to strategize and develop complex responses to Government solicitations.
  • Experience with, and understanding of, software development environments and tools, change control strategies, systems architecture, software development life cycle, and IT governance concepts is essential.
  • Specialized knowledge of audit standards and classified system IA requirements, Knowledge and experience with the implementation of the NIST Special Publication (SP) 800 family of publications, particularly those associated with risk management policy and procedures.
  • Experience with evaluating system, network, or infrastructure security controls against requirements such as FISMA, FedRAMP, FIPS, and NIST guidelines



  • Minimum Years of Relevant Experience Four (4) years of IA experience is required; 2 of which must be FISMA-related. Knowledge of FEDRAMP preferred. Minimum of 7 years of work experience with Exchange and Microsoft platform products, including the Windows 2003/2008 operating systems, Active Directory and Federated Identity, and advanced knowledge of MS Systems Center 2012.
  • US Citizen
  • Security Clearance (preferred)
  • Background check will be performed.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience with and/or knowledge of FedRAMP along with previous experience managing Federal IT projects is helpful.
  • Knowledge and experience with three (3) of the four (4) following criteria is required: Vulnerability scanning, assessment, and analysis. Operating system and network knowledge (i.e., Local Area Networks [LAN] and Wide Area Networks [WAN]). Information security and assurance principles (e.g., Defense-in-depth) and associated supporting technologies. Application security, database security, and network security.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology/Systems or related field or equivalent experience.
  • Industry credentials required, please detail in your resume:

    • Preferred credentials may include- CISSP, CEH, CPT, CISM, CISA, CIPP, GIAC, GSEC, and/or GCFW certifications preferred
    • Functional certifications - MCSE, CCNA, CNE, CCIE, Archer/ArcSight / other product-certified preferred )
    • MCSE: Server Infrastructure and/or MCSE: Private Cloud required.
    • MCSA: SQL Server 2008 or better preferred.
    • MCSA: Office 365 or Office 365 experience beneficial.
    • PMP certification or Project Management experience beneficial.


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