Cloud Engineering Manager
Posted on 3/16/2023

51-200 employees

Business management consultant
Company Overview
Bixal is a mission-driven organization determined to improve people’s lives through human-centered strategies and transformative technologies. They deliver on this promise by partnering with leading federal agencies to conceive and create powerful data-driven customer experiences.
United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data Structures & Algorithms
DevOps & Infrastructure
Software Engineering
  • Ability to undergo a background investigation by the U.S. Government and meet eligibility requirements for suitability
  • Experience working for an organization related to supporting international development and humanitarian assistance programs
  • Experience leading cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment, fostering mutual understanding, and presenting findings to a variety of audiences
  • Knowledge of automated configuration management, continuous integration/deployment, and continuous monitoring solutions
  • Ability to evaluate complex data and computer systems to find inefficiencies, analyze, weaknesses, or security threats
  • Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement
  • Proficient at working with a team to build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency and workload management
  • Experience with AWS including EMR, EC2, RDS, ELB, and Lambda
  • Experience with infrastructure as code technologies such as Cloud Formation or Terraform
  • Experience with CI/CD automation technologies such as Github Actions, Jenkins, GitLab, AWS CodeBuild or similar
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and resolve build and deployment failures in CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience with scripting languages such as Bash, Python/Boto3, Groovy or similar
  • Proven communication skills and strong situational awareness of large programs
  • We are looking for a candidate with a graduate degree in a technology field and 10+ years of experience in a combination of Data Engineer, Cloud Engineer, or Cybersecurity Engineer roles, or a commensurate combination of education and experience
  • Serve as a primary technical point of contact for a medium to large data program
  • Oversee the implementation of transformational cloud enhancements, in collaboration with multi-contractor teams
  • Research and experiment with new technologies and implement them to help improve systems and processes
  • Supervise the maintenance of existing infrastructure for production servers, data analysis pipelines, and analytics tool sets
  • Implement production and testing infrastructure using infrastructure as code
  • Evaluate existing CI/CD pipelines and improve their scalability, stability, security, and efficiency
  • Help improve builds and deployments to move away from custom tools towards industry standard tooling and technologies
  • Continuously monitor all aspects of technical contract activities and recommend adjustments when necessary
  • Architect overall systems using prototyping and proof of concepts
  • Collect requirements to create and maintain optimal data pipeline architectures
  • Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc
  • Supervise the building of infrastructure required for optimal ELT of data from a wide variety of data sources using SQL and 'big data' technologies
  • Communicate with a wide range of digital delivery disciplines and talent
  • Work with data and analytics experts to strive for greater functionality in data systems
Desired Qualifications
  • Project management professional (PMP) certification or similar
  • Experience managing projects with a global reach