Senior AWS Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) (14584)

at The Baer Group
Published June 22, 2022
Location Vienna, VA
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 Senior AWS Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) for a 12+ month Remote Federal project.

Title: Senior AWS Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)

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.


  • Develop and execute best practices, including providing support engineering architectures on AWS GovCloud.
  • Partner with application teams to develop practical monitoring 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 such as Prometheus, Grafana, CloudWatch, etc.
  • Remediate vulnerabilities/patching operating systems using Ansible and AWS Systems Manager, creating hardened AWS AMIs, and other security related activities.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve operational issues, assisting with issues arising from product upgrades, installations, and configurations.


  • Experience with AWS services, e.g., EC2, CloudWatch, RDS, S3, EKS, VPC, etc.
  • Secret clearance is required for this role.
  • 2+ years of experience operating in a production environment.
  • 2 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 RHEL/Linux operating systems and Docker/Kubernetes constructs.
  • Strong knowledge of networking concepts, e.g., OSI model, DNS, TCP/UDP, and IPv4/IPv6.
  • Strong Operations mindset with experience with Git, CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible, YAML, and JSON.

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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