Cloud Security Engineer – NASA HQ in Washington, DC

Venesco has an opening for a mission critical NASA HITSS IT Cloud Security Engineer in a center of excellence environment at NASA HQ in Washington, DC.

This is a complex IT and professional services IDIQ task order contract at NASA Headquarters supporting the OCIO and its Information Technology and Communications Division. Stakeholders include ITCD staff and management, Mission Directorates of the OCIO, other NASA Centers, and other service providers such as the Agency’s strategic sourcing contractors which depend on services performed under this contract.

Highly skilled IT and service professionals support NASA in strategic planning to include identification of changes in the technical and business landscape, anticipation of potential risks, and smooth and timely mitigation of issues. Through support and collaboration, our team is respected as a ‘trusted business partner’.


  • Provide support for cloud services and support for the ITCD Managed Cloud Environment, Amazon Web Services.


  • BS/BA in technical field, or equivalent.
  • 5-7 years relevant experience in cloud security.
  • 2+ years creating new and porting existing services in AWS.
  • Experience integrating new applications/services into Azure/Microsoft AD environments.
  • Windows Server 2016/2019 configuration and deployment with Azure/AD.
  • Red Hat Linux and Amazon Linux server configuration and deployment.
  • AWS container build experience.
  • Familiarity with NIST Risk Management Framework lifecycle and controls.
  • Agile practitioner-level certification.

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