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System Administrator


Cloud Services


Chantilly, Virginia, United States
The Cloud Engineer position is a multi-faceted role that handles all aspects of deploying and ensuring the availability of our platform for Intelligence Community clients. Working with autonomy, they use the guidance of our Cloud Services area to carry out all DevOps and IT operations in an environment isolated from the rest of our infrastructure services.  

Your challenges and objectives:

  • Implement Continuous Delivery & Continuous Integration, Release Management, and configuration  practices.
  • Develop fruitful relationships with US IC clients and help define the strategy of our Cloud solutions for them. 

Your day-to-day activities:

  • Ensure the availability of the environments where Avature's applications run. 
  • Manage the deployment and configuration of those applications.
  • Work on infrastructure systems maintenance and service tasks. 
  • Troubleshoot infrastructure incidents that might arise. 
  • Monitor, analyze and solve availability, security and performance issues. 

About you:

  • Ideally possess an active TS/SCI clearance with Lifestyle Polygraph (Full Scope Poly), or be willing and eligible to be sponsored for US government security clearance.
  • Background in system administration (Linux is a nice to have).
  • Knowledge or interest in monitoring techniques and tools, automation, configuration management (e.g. puppet), Python and Bash. 
  • Code development skills, knowledge in product as a service operation and in MySQL are a plus.
  • Drive, enthusiasm and willingness to learn and contribute in a rapidly growing company.
  • Proactive when it comes to proposing solutions to problems that might come up.

About Us

We’re a market leader enterprise that makes its own product: A highly flexible enterprise SaaS platform used for global talent acquisition and talent management. We currently work with over 650 companies worldwide.

Developing our own product means that we use our ideas and set our priorities, but also that when it comes to how we work, we set our own rules. We choose to work in a relaxed, energetic and creative environment, where everyone can make the most of their skills and preferences, and boost their individual capabilities through collaboration and team work.

We Offer

  • A fast-paced, energetic, and engaging environment.
  • Competitive salary, with one review a year.
  • Four weeks vacations.
  • Four days a year to attend events related to professional development.
An organizational culture that empowers everyone to be themselves is key to thrive in business, but more importantly, it’s a pathway for creating a more equal society. Avature fosters a diverse and inclusive environment, and celebrates that each unique person brings something different to our team. We are committed to considering all qualified applicants equally and to promote equal opportunities within our organization.