AWS DevOps Engineer (14582)

at The Baer Group
Published June 22, 2022
Location Washington, DC
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


**Federal Projects - Applicant must be a United States Citizen with Active Secret Clearance**

The Baer Group is looking for AWS DevOps Engineer for a 12+ month Remote Federal project.

Title: AWS DevOps Engineer

Location: Remote (Must be based in US)

Duration: 12 months

Rate: All-Inclusive

*W2 Required for this project (C2C Not Permitted)


Our client has recently been awarded a 5-year contract to execute a series of IT modernization programs to improve system and Cybersecurity infrastructure performance, extend key applications, and enable advanced analytics. Consultants engaging on this program will have long term opportunities to leverage a range of leading-edge Cloud, Data and Cyber Security tools to drive unique innovation solutions.


  • Build and implement a continuous integration and continuous deployment platform for development teams.
  • Develop and execute best practices, including providing support engineering solution architectures and strategies for migration to AWS GovCloud.
  • Partner with application teams to develop practical automation solutions and participate in cross functional team meetings to collaborate and ensure successful executions.
  • Maintain internal documentation that fully reflects all activity related to an application and environment to be used by applicable teams.
  • Utilize modern monitoring tools on the AWS EKS cluster using Prometheus, Grafana, CloudWatch, etc.
  • Support of performance and test automation integration into the CI/CD pipeline.
  • Remediate vulnerabilities in CI/CD pipeline tools and software along with container hardening.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve operational issues with the CI/CD pipeline, assisting with issues arising from product upgrades, installations, and configurations.
  • Experience with AWS services, e.g., EC2, CloudWatch, RDS, S3, EKS, VPC, etc.


  • 4 years of experience operating in a production environment.
  • 4 years of experience engineering in the AWS cloud.
  • Container orchestration experience using AWS EKS clusters in a production environment.
  • Experience with VPC, AZs, Subnets, Route53, CloudWatch, ALB/NLB, Security Groups, EKS, and EC2.
  • Strong knowledge of Linux operating systems and Docker, Kubernetes constructs.
  • Strong developer mindset with experience with CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible, YAML, and JSON.
  • Strong knowledge with Git, GitLab, and Jenkins pipeline development.
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Amazon Web Services Adv CloudFormation
  • Amazon Cloud Architect
  • Kubernetes
  • Cloud Infrastructure
  • Cloud Operating Model Design
  • Cloud Provisioning
  • Cloud Service Management

Company Overview:

The Baer Group is an Enterprise Technology Consulting firm providing job opportunities with several 1st Tier Global Systems Integrators and a wide array of Fortune 1000 clients. Consultants and Employees of TBG enjoy access to the highest profile job opportunities across leading Enterprise Technology Solutions ranging from Digital Transformation programs utilizing the latest technologies from SAP and Oracle to a wide range of emerging Cloud based infrastructure, application and AI related solutions.

The Baer Group prides itself on our ability to work directly with key stakeholders to create the most optimized service experience possible for our consultants and our clients. TBG’s job requirements are carefully vetted and are typically associated with mission critical programs offering tremendous opportunities to expand your skills leveraging the latest solutions. TBG focuses on representing jobs that provide streamlined response to our proposed candidates and a best in class engagement experience.

The Baer Group is an equal opportunity employer including disability/veteran.

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