Senior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

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Information Technology
Minimum Clearance Requirement


Would you like to guide a large DOD cloud effort from infancy through operational deployment?


Suntiva is looking for a very highly qualified candidate with current, broad technical skills surrounding cloud technologies and approaches, with the ability to serve in a technical leadership capacity in a Department of Defense wide effort.


Your next position could be at the intersection between Information Technology (IT) System Engineering, IT infrastructure architect, and IT life cycle management!

What You Will Be Doing

You will serve as a senior technical advisor to the government executive overseeing this Department of Defense wide cloud effort.

  • Assist the Government in planning and overseeing cloud efforts on a large scale.
  • Analyze system requirements and lead design and development activities. 
  • Providing technical strategic leadership and strategy development for the integration of requirements, design and technology. 
  • Technical advisor on pros and cons of potential approaches.
  • Consult with government users and gather requirements for Cloud implementations.
  • Analyze customer’s business needs and help customer translate into technical requirements.
  • Analyze and translate requirements into technical and functional specifications.
  • Assist other team members in other specialties as needed to accomplish the overall mission.
  • Interface with the government regarding systems engineering technical considerations and associated problems, issues or conflicts. This will include providing occasional briefings to the government as well as other key stakeholders.


What's In It For You

When joining Suntiva, you can expect:

  • The opportunity to address client challenges that matter and have fun in the process.
  • A values-driven culture. Our corporate values include: Embody great minds and great hearts, Assume good intentions, Foster collaboration and teamwork, Hold ourselves accountable for results, and Do the right thing all the time!
  • A team-oriented environment with some of the smartest colleagues you’ll ever work with.
  • Growth and development opportunities.

At Suntiva, our employees are our most valuable asset. Our employees bring their great minds and hearts to help our clients achieve their desired results. As such, we want to make sure that we are doing the right thing, all the time by supporting our employees to achieve their desired results in life.  We provide a comprehensive and highly competitive total compensation and benefits package that brings you real value and security to enjoy life today and plan for tomorrow.


Health Coverage: Two options for both medical and dental administered by Blue Cross and BlueShield, as well as company, paid Vision plan will ensure you have the flexibility your family needs.

Retirement: To ensure your tomorrows are taken care of, we provide both traditional, and Roth IRA retirement plan options and our employee contribution match is 100% of the first 1% plus 50% of the next 5% of deferrals.

PTO: With four weeks of personal leave and 10 holidays per year, each employee has time to pursue travel or make sure that life is more than just work.

Financial Security: It is vital that Suntiva can support our employees in the good times and the bad. In case life takes a terrible turn our Life, Accidental Death, and Dismemberment (AD&D), short-term and long-term disability insurance is available at no cost to employees.
Tuition & Training: There is no limit to how great our minds can be. Suntiva’ s employees receive reimbursement for certifications, training, conferences, and continuing education AND up to 40 hours per year of paid time to continue expanding their expertise.

Learn & Grow: Some of the best ways to grow our minds is from learning from the expertise within Suntiva. There are ample opportunities through brown bags, practice area groups, robust performance management and internal mentoring.

Wellness Benefits: Our Wellness Program promotes workforce health and includes $300 annually and a Fitbit for each employee.
Referral & Business Development Bonus: Help us grow the company and earn cash rewards.
Voluntary Benefits: Life comes with expenses. To help offset some the expenses, Suntiva offers flexible spending accounts, pet insurance and more.

*These benefits are provided to all full-time employees and are pro-rated for part-time employees.

What You Need For This Position

  • Must be a US Citizen, hold a current DoD Secret Clearance, and have the ability to obtain a DoD Top Secret Clearance
  • 15+ years related experience
  • Deep comprehension of the state of the art in cloud technologies and their application
  • Powerful analytical and problem solving skills – including the ability to develop solutions in new and creative ways
  • Ability to combine knowledge and expertise from diverse areas in new/unique ways to solve problems
  • Strong ability to lead disparate teams from different groups form consensus
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong ability to brief senior executives with little notice
  • Comfortable in a fast paced/dynamic environment
  • Ability to function in an action officer type role when needed
  • Comfortable and proficient in meeting with senior government executive customers and translating Department wide goals into actionable requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree required in a relevant field. Master’s Degree in a relevant field preferred

Who We Are

Suntiva is a business transformation and technology company located in Falls Church, VA, serving Federal Government agencies. We enable our clients to improve performance through people, process, and technology in significant, measurable, and sustainable ways. We provide mission critical information technology, digital transformation, organizational performance, human capital, and acquisition lifecycle solutions—with great minds and great hearts.



Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status
Job: Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Primary Location(s): United States- Virginia
Nearest Major Market: Washington DC
Job Segments: Professional Services, Management Consulting, Infrastructure Engineer


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