Windows Engineer- Hybrid

Arlington, Virginia

Local Only

Full Time

$100k - $120k

Windows Engineer

This company is seeking a Windows Engineer. The DevOps Network and Infrastructure Engineer is responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining cloud infrastructure solutions in Azure that support our applications and services. This position will work closely with developers, operations teams, and stakeholders to ensure our systems' reliability, security, and scalability.

The company is located in Arlington, VA and will be a Hybrid model (2-3 days on-site).

What You Will Be Doing:
  • Experience with Azure Cloud administration and configuration technologies
  • Design, implement, and maintain cloud infrastructure solutions in Azure that support our applications and services.
  • Collaborate with developers, operations teams, and stakeholders to ensure systems' reliability, security, and scalability.
  • Define and implement secure networking solutions between on-premises data centers and commercial?clouds
  • With your technical background, you're eager to learn how to set up cloud environments and provision computer networking, storage, and virtual networks
  • Perform installation, configuration, maintenance, and troubleshooting of networking and security hardware, and operating systems
  • Experience with architecting and deploying applications on Microsoft Azure Cloud Platform
  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code environments, including activities around the automated server or network configurations, large-scale software deployments, or monitoring and testing, including continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD)
  • Deploy and manage applications in Azure using containerization technologies like Azure K8S Kubernetes deployments.
  • Create and maintain a variety of production, development, and test environments
  • Act as a liaison between application development and different infrastructure teams
  • Implement and manage infrastructure as code solutions using tools like Terraform, Ansible, and Puppet.
  • Manage Azure subscriptions and resources, implement and manage storage, deploy and manage virtual machines, configure and manage virtual networks, and manage identities
  • Monitor and optimize network performance, security, and availability
  • Manage and troubleshoot issues related to servers, switches, routers, firewalls, load balancers, and other network infrastructure components
  • Responsible for maintenance and operations of Commercial and Mission Critical Network Infrastructure systems to support Local Area Networks and Wide Area Networks across multiple sites
  • Participate in capacity planning and scalability assessments to ensure the ability of our systems to handle increasing loads.
  • Collaborate with security teams to implement and maintain security policies and controls
  • Continuously improve infrastructure and network automation processes, tools, and documentation
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends and best practices in DevOps, networking, and infrastructure management
  • Work in an Agile environment, with an emphasis on continuous improvement
Required Skills & Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field
  • At least 5 years of experience in Azure cloud infrastructure engineering, preferably in an Azure DevOps environment
  • 8+ years’ experience as a Network Engineer Designing and Implementing complex networking
  • Strong understanding of networking protocols and principles, including TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, VLANs, VPNs, BGP, OSPF, and MPLS
  • Windows PowerShell experience
  • Experience working with Microsoft Windows operating systems, including Windows Server
  • Experience with Azure Data storage, fileservers, and data backup technologies
  • Experience with Azure Cloud administration and configuration technologies
  • Significant experience with Azure Cloud Native Networking such as Azure Firewall / Premium Firewall, Load Balancing, Network Security Groups (NSG), VNET, Bastion, Private Links, Network Watcher, Log Analytics, Sentinel, VPN Gateways
  • Knowledge of Azure resource manager (ARM) template or bicep
  • Experience with the Cloud, Windows/SQL Server, Application Support, PowerShell scripting, and virtualization
  • Familiarity with on-premises network management related to SCCM, managing servers and workstations9
  • Experience with infrastructure automation tools, such as Terraform, Ansible, and Puppet
  • Experience with containerization technologies, such as Azure K8S Kubernetes
  • Experience with Azure DevOps Network deployment by pipelines
  • Strong experience with providing engineering support for software application in the full DevOps pipeline (Continuous: Development, Testing, Integration, Delivery, Monitoring)
  • Familiarity with security principles and best practices, including network security, access control, and encryption
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Proficiency in scripting languages like Bash, PowerShell, Python, Groovy, or Ruby.

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future.
This position doesn’t provide sponsorship.

Posted by: Ashton Corbett