Support the Air Force Agency for Modeling and Simulation (AFAMS).
Focus of this effort is to demonstrate an ecosystem containing a common shared environment where many simulators can live and interact in the cloud - enabling a scalable, high fidelity, and shared experience across different simulators to participants across the country. Gaming experience, specifically an understanding of how gaming multiplayer backend services and networking function, is strongly preferred. Some travel will be required.
Job Duties: Under the mentorship of a senior level cloud engineer.
Design and build secure, scalable and performant cloud environments systems using modern cloud-native deployment techniques such as DevOps and/or DevSecOps.
Develop and conduct testing of cloud and virtualization systems
Develop and deploy automation scripts for efficient deployment and operations of cloud and virtualization systems.
Provide innovative solutions to technical challenge
Author technical documentation
BA/BS degree in Computer Science or a related engineering field, or equivalent practical experience.
3+ years of hands-on experience with AWS, Azure or GCP
Experience working with cloud native services and solutions
Exceptional analytical and creative problem-solving skills
Experience with automation tools/methods (terraform, AWS CloudFormation, chef, puppet, ansible, etc)
Experience with scripting (powershell, bash, python, etc)
*Clearance Not Required. But, must be "clearable."