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KBR VMWare Cloud Engineer in Charleston, South Carolina


VMWare Cloud Engineer

KBR is one of the leading companies in our field. We are hiring a talented VMWare Cloud Engineer to join our team. Specifically the role of VMWare Cloud Engineer will help develop and maintain a cyber range for KBR’s customers. If you're excited to be part of a winning team, KBR is a great place to grow your career.


  • Maintain VMware general support system infrastructure.

  • Build and maintain a healthy CI/CD pipeline

  • Administer systems necessary to maintain CI/CD pipeline

  • Strong focus on quality and automation

  • Lead or participate in incident management to analyze failures and prevent recurrence

  • Deploy and manage infrastructures for next-gen cloud SaaS platforms

  • Contribute ideas to continuously improve systems and processes

  • Participating in regular on-call shifts responding to service issues

  • Maintain compliance with regulatory requirements

  • Manage availability and performance of systems, including capacity planning

  • Work closely with other teams to improve the security and supportability of our systems

  • Provide a customer first focus

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS in Computer Science or related technical field with at least 13 years industry experience.

  • Minimum of an IAT level II certification. IAT/IAM level III certification is preferred.

  • DoD 8570-compliant (CompTIA Security+ certified)

  • Ability to obtain OS certification or complete approved related training within 180 days of hire

  • Active Secret security clearance

Additional Qualifications:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Experience providing on-call support for high priority incidents

  • Experience with Cloud Infrastructure such as Azure and AWS

  • Experience with designing and operating highly available distributed systems

  • Strong knowledge of Windows & Linux Operating Systems, including security hardening

  • Experience building custom code to interact with application APIs and SDKs

  • Experience with multiple Linux distros such as CentOS, RHEL, Ubuntu, and Debian

  • Systematic problem-solving approach coupled with a strong sense of ownership and independence

  • Experience working in a software application development environment

  • Experience with tools such as Ansible, Terraform, and Jenkins

  • Experience using programming languages such as Python, PowerShell, or Go

  • Experience using source control management such as git

  • Experience working in a highly secure environment

  • Operational experience with networking and an understanding of networking principles

  • Document processes, procedures, and contributed code

  • Adopt best practices for code creation, including test cases and error handling

  • Experience utilizing an issue tracking system for operational and code related problems

  • Experience reviewing security scans and remediating vulnerabilities

  • Familiarity with security issues in the cloud such as intrusion, penetration, and vulnerability scanning

  • Experience with monitoring solutions: e.g. ELK, Splunk, Nagios, Solarwinds, Wavefront, etc.…

  • Experience with Change Management processes and functions

  • Experience with various data management technologies including relational and non-relational databases and message queues

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and solutions across the asset and program life cycle within the government services and technology sectors. KBR employs approximately 28,000 people worldwide with customers in more than 80 countries and operations in 40 countries. ​

KBR is proud to work with customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, and long- term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver.