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Alaka'ina Foundation Family of Companies Open Stack Engineer/Virtualization Architect in Fort Gordon, Georgia

Open Stack Engineer/Virtualization Architect

Location GA - Fort Gordon

Job Code 9926

# of openings 1

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The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies has a need for a Open Stack Engineer/Virtualization Architect to support our government customer located at Fort Gordon, GA.


• Support and maintain an OpenStack based cyber training platform based on the Kinetic framework, developed at the US army Cyber School • Support the S-VTA/VTA accreditation process (Risk Mitigation Framework) by designing and implementing system modifications as appropriate • Provide end-user support; this includes but is not limited to troubleshooting deployment issues, environment race conditions, login issues, debugging Application Programming Interface request etc. • Performing security operations such as applying STIGs and monitoring the network for anomalies. • Maintain environment configuration information with a git-based version control system. • Management of commercial internet access and associated firewalls and Azure endpoints. • Management of Juniper network switching infrastructure in the data center and edge environments.


• 10+ years of experience in information technology • 5+ years of customer-facing professional services or IT consulting experience. • 3+ years of experience in infrastructure architecture and design of complex distributed systems environments, including failover techniques, recovery/rollback, and application partitioning. • Certifications Required: Baseline certification: IAT II certification; Linux; Red Hat or other required Computing Environment certification required upon start date.


Experience supporting all or some of the below: • Gitlab CI/CD • Ansible / Salt • OpenStack Heat Templates / Terraform • Python / Bash • Docker / Container Orchestration • Strong Linux and Networking Fundamentals • OpenStack Service Provisioning

The Alaka`ina Foundation Family of Companies (FOCs) is a fast-growing government service provider. Employees enjoy competitive salaries; a 401K plan with company match; medical, dental, disability, and life insurance coverage; tuition reimbursement; paid time off; and 11 paid holidays.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are proud to state that we do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. If you are a person with a disability and you need an accommodation during the application process, please click here (HRdept@alakaina.com?subject=Request%20for%20accommodation.) to request accommodation. We E-Verify all employees.

The Alakaina Foundation Family of Companies (FOCs) is comprised of industry-recognized government service firms designated as Native Hawaiian Organization (NHO)-owned and 8(a) certified businesses. The Family of Companies (FOCs) includes Keaki Technologies, Laulima Government Solutions, Kūpono Government Services, and Kāpili Services, Pookela Solutions, Kīkaha Solutions, LLC, and Pololei Solutions, LLC. Alakaina Foundation activities principally benefit the youth of Hawaii through charitable efforts which includes providing innovative educational programs that combine leadership, science & technology, and environmental stewardship.

For additional information, please visit www.alakainafoundation.com