AIS is seeking Interim Secret Cleared Infrastructure Consultants to assist with a cloud migration effort for a large Federal customer. This is an opportunity to serve as an Infrastructure Consultant to solve this client’s business problems and technical challenges as an AIS Consultant and Adviser while learning Azure! The ideal candidate will possess an active DoD Interim Secret clearance and the ability to commute to various client sites remotely.

AIS (http://www.appliedis.com) is a highly regarded technical services firm specializing in custom application development and managed services. We invest in technology as early adopters so we can leverage new innovations to deliver transformative solutions for our customers while engaging with them to solve their problems. We are market leaders in our areas of focus with “Application Development”, “Cloud Services”, “CRM & Automation”, “Data & Analytics”, “DevOps”, “Emerging Technologies”, “Managed Services”, “Productivity & Collaboration” and “User Experience”. But what really sets us apart? Simply put – our people.

Help Us Deliver Successful Projects!

Collaborate with members of the development team and project managers to deliver solutions that surpass client expectations.

Use knowledge of Active Directory, DNS, LAN/WAN, IP addresses, and administration to complete a variety of projects.

Utilize consulting and documentation skills to successfully complete project-based work.

Use knowledge of servers, PC’s, and networks to ensure the environment works correctly within a systems architecture.

Assist with documentation to ensure they can be continued into the future.

Utilize technical writing skills and the ability to communicate with stakeholders.

Be open to commuting in and around the DC Metro area in order to be present at client sites for work.

Profile of Success:

Utilize BS/BA degree or equivalent work experience combined with 1-3 years of experience in systems engineering.

Use in-depth experience with networks, systems, and client-facing skills to create innovative business solutions.

Desire to gain or use extra-curricular certifications as part of ongoing professional growth.

Desire to learn Private Cloud and Hybrid cloud configuration, patterns and practices.

Other Desirable Skills:

Experience leading enterprise deployments.

Experience with Microsoft SQL Server or comparable technologies.

Experience with languages/frameworks such as Python, Java, JavaScript/Node.js or Ruby.

Experience with automated configuration and provisioning using tools such has Puppet, Ansible, Chef or SaltStack.

Understanding of the ITIL and MOF operational processes.

Acquired Microsoft certifications, especially MCSE.

Some project management experience.

Technical Knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server Hyper-V of VMware vSphere.

Technical Knowledge of Microsoft Azure or AWS.

Technical knowledge of Microsoft System Center components such as Virtual Machine Manager, Operations Manager, Service Manager and Service Reporting.

Client Site Locations: DC Metro Area (Downtown DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia)

*Consultants’ assigned client sites are subject to change due to the consultative nature of our work. If you can be flexible with your commute tolerance, you will be afforded many opportunities. Flexibility is key, and something we value in our people.

Clearance and Background Check Requirement: Ability to meet AIS, customer and/or government security screening/badging requirements are required for this role. Failure to maintain or obtain the appropriate clearance, customer screening, badging and/or background check requirements may result in revocation of an offer or employment action up to and including termination. The successful candidate must be eligible for and maintain a U.S. Government Secret/Top Secret Clearance.

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