AWS Cloud Administrator

Alltech International   •  

Rockville, MD

5 - 7 years

Posted 271 days ago

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Alltech is an award winning provider of IT services with nationwide project capabilities. Since 1994, Alltech’s focus on quality support to the Federal Government and Government Integrators has led it to become a leader in the Federal Services marketplace.


Alltech is seeking an AWS Cloud Administrator to join our team in Rockville, MD.


Experienced AWS Cloud Administrator to work alongside web and the application team to support transition and operation of it client web sites / applications in Amazon Cloud.

  • Deploying, managing, and operating scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems on AWS
  • Migrating an existing on-premises application to AWS
  • Implementing and controlling the flow of data to and from AWS
  • Selecting the appropriate AWS service based on compute, data, or security requirements
  • Identifying appropriate use of AWS operational best practices
  • Estimating AWS usage costs and identifying operational cost control mechanisms
  • Communicates orally and in writing to high level public officials, as well as a variety of audiences.
  • Produce weekly activity reports, oral presentations, briefings, standard operating procedures (SOPs), software development life-cycle (SDLC) documents and checklists, risk and issues logs and required artifacts.


  • 2 – 3 or more years of hands-on experience operating AWS-based applications
  • Experience provisioning, operating, and maintaining systems running on AWS
  • Ability to identify and gather requirements to define a solution to be built and operated on AWS
  • Capabilities to provide AWS operations and deployment guidance and best practices throughout the lifecycle of a project
  • Experience with application / data migration to AWS
  • Experience scaling an application and/or its hosting environment to support increases in traffic.
  • 5 – 7Experience with Windows and Linux, Virtual Machines
  • Experience with Nagios, NGINX
  • Some experience with - .NET, Drupal, MySQL, WordPress, Puppet 
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • High awareness of customer service
  • Very Focused and Challenged
  • Interpersonal and communication skills, able to build rapport and communicate effectively at all levels and across disciplines
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment
  • Detail-oriented, strong work ethic and high standard of excellence
  • Fast learner, Achiever, sets high personal goals
  • Must be able to work on multiple projects and consistently meet project deadlines


  • Experience with application / data migration to AWS
  • AWS Cloud Solution Architect