For the past two-plus years, Silverspace Inc is a tech employment firm connecting candidates and clients, facilitating access to job opportunities and the right talent.


806 Green Valley Rd Suite 200, Greensboro, NC 27408, United States


Cloud Engineer

San Bernardino, California, United States (On-site)

About the job

LOCATION: Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia (DMV)



Who We Are:

  • A 2023 “Top Work Places” recipient (
  • A company committed to your training, technical experience growth, and well-being
  • We provide annual Professional Development Funds for full-time employees.
  • These funds cover various certifications, professional memberships, and more.
  • As an AWS Partner and proponent of our team, we will reimburse your AWS Certifications.
  • Uniquely positioned and ready to expand, with your help, into more complex and technically challenging environments
  • Built upon subject matter expertise supporting the Federal Government with a focus on Cloud Adoption, Cloud Security, Cloud Enabled Data Analytics, Cloud Native Application Development, and DevSecOps
  • A small business with big partners such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft (Azure), Google (Cloud Platform), and other technology partners;
    • Immuta
    • Databricks
    • GitLab
    • RedHat
  • Multiple Prime contract holders (GSA, SITE III, JAIC DRAID, and NDE)
  • Always a committed partner with our customers and laser-focused on their mission


  • Develop automation and leverage DevSecOps tooling to deploy and integrate solutions, monitor system health
  • Troubleshoot system problems
  • Interface with other parts of the team for infrastructure support (DNS, Authentication (AD, LDAP), and Authorization)
  • Provide after-hours on-call/call-in support on a rotational basis
  • Ensure system security requirements are satisfied
  • Create/maintain system scripts, patch/upgrade system
  • Participate within a DevSecOps team to sustain a multi-domain mission-critical system
  • Execute automated deployment strategies for cloud account provisioning and resource requirements
  • Execute automated deployment strategies for secure and approved operating system Amazon Machine Images (AMIs) and Identity & Access Management (IAM) resources
  • Evaluate and modify code automation for deploying and operating production services
  • Document SOPs for operational requirements
  • Provide customer support for cloud application owners
  • Troubleshoot issues within the cloud layer
  • DevSecOps Tool Integration:
    • Guide integration of various tools for the DevSecOps process (GitLab/GITHUB, SonarQube, Jenkins, Selenium, Artifactory, etc.)


Specific degree/education and years of experience are dependent on unique contract requirements

  • 4-20 years of Information Technology related experience (less than 4 years would be considered for a Junior role)
  • Computer Science, Cyber Security, or a related technical discipline degree
  • Current technical certification in at least 1 discipline (Required)
  • Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, or civilian Federal Government Agencies experience
  • Understanding of broad IT topics such as
  • Basic understanding of an Object-Oriented Programming Language, preferably Java
  • Web Services
  • Application Programming Interfaces (APIs)
  • cloud (compute, services, storage, app development, etc.),
  • networking, security (cyber, network, cloud, application, etc.),
  • storage,
  • compute,
  • software development (code and methodologies),
  • system/application governance,
  • data (management, analytics)
  • Knowledge of analytical needs and requirements, query syntax, data flows, and traffic manipulation
    • Desired Experience:
  • 4 to 10 Years of experience with cloud services (Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, etc.)
  • 4 to 6 Years of experience with cloud services and DevSecOps tools
  • 4 to 6 Years of experience with developing, deploying, monitoring, and troubleshooting cloud-based software solutions
  • Experience with cross-domain systems
    • Demonstrated knowledge of analytical needs and requirements, query syntax, data flows, and traffic manipulation.
  • 4 to 6 Years of experience/understanding of PKI, SSL, and related encryption technologies.
  • 4 to 6 Years of experience with NiFi, HA Proxy, Docker, Kubernetes, Openshift, and ElasticSearch
  • 4 to 6 Years of experience with Certification and authorization processes (i.e., NIST Risk Management Framework (RMF)800-37, 800-53)

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