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Senior Cloud Engineer

Washington, DC 20004
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Civilian, State and Local

Perspectas Civilian, State and Local segment partners with the U.S. Federal Civilian State and Local governments to provide infrastructure services, business solutions, and digital transformation services that help them achieve policy objectives and integrate citizen-centric services.


The scope of this effort is to provide IT Operations and Maintenance support for the HW/SW platforms on which Consular Affairs (CA) IT systems reside and operate at the Passport Offices and Agencies.

Senior Cloud Engineer General Description:

  • Responsible for reducing operational downtime for critical, scheduled, and unscheduled maintenance by accelerating deployments of approved changes/fixes/updates and solutions and automate manual maintenance, deployment, diagnostic health checks, validation, and reporting
  • Responsible for creating proactive and reactive monitoring methods, generating customer alerts within the Enterprise Event Management and Monitoring capability
  • Responsible to log all problems/incidents into the Ticket Management System
  • Formulates policies, procedures, and standards relating to system management, and monitors system resource utilization

Additional Duties and Responsibilites:

  • Install, Configuration, and Tuning of the following AppDynamics Servers: Controller, Event Service Cluster, End User Monitoring, ADA, ADRUM.Works independently with customers to collect requirements and engineer monitoring solutions through customer acceptance.
  • Tracks own work and backlog
  • Reviews system design and works to continuously improve stability and efficiencies
  • Provides system backup recovery methodology and makes recommendations regarding enhancements and/or improvements
  • Maintafins security and integrity controls
  • Performs Tier III support for management systems, client/server and web-based applications
  • Support customer initiatives in their transition towards modernization
  • Cooperate with Department of State audits, reviews, evaluations, tests, processes, and facilities.
  • Skilled at user requirement gathering and can work independently to craft efficient monitoring, alarming solutions, and dashboards


  • Requires 10 to 12 years with BS/BA or 8 to 10 years with MS/MA or 5 to 7 years with PhD.
  • Must possess an active Secret Government security clearance
  • Understands the Agile process
  • Understands MSP IT methodology and the software development lifecycle
  • Familiar with Agile methodology

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


  • Information Technology
Posted: 2020-09-18 Expires: 2020-10-18

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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