Platform Engineer (GovCloud / On-Prem)

Leading cybersecurity startup looking for a Platform Engineer to lead their GovCloud/On-Prem efforts!

  • Washington, DC
  • $100,000 - $200,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Craig Rosecrans
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A bit about us:

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Platform Engineer to join our dynamic and fast-paced technology team. This role offers an exciting opportunity to work on GovCloud and On-Prem platforms, leveraging your expertise in Infrastructure as Code (IaC), Kubernetes, Helm, Golang, Python, and Cybersecurity. As a Platform Engineer, you will be a key player in the design, development, and deployment of secure, scalable, and robust systems. If you thrive in a start-up environment and have experience with IL 4/5/6 or DoD IL4/5/6, we would love to hear from you!

Why join us?

  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Company paid health plan for employees
  • Equity in high-growth start-up (not in lieu of a salary)
  • Flexible Hours
  • Very generous PTO
  • Dental and Vision, FSA, HSA
  • Small team, autonomy
  • Many more great perks!

Job Details

Job Details:


  • Design, develop, and maintain scalable and secure systems on GovCloud and On-Prem platforms.
  • Implement and manage Infrastructure as Code (IaC) solutions to automate and streamline processes.
  • Utilize Kubernetes and Helm for container orchestration and management.
  • Develop and test code in Golang and Python, ensuring high-quality software delivery.
  • Actively contribute to cybersecurity efforts, identifying vulnerabilities and implementing mitigation strategies.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand requirements and deliver innovative solutions.
  • Stay updated with the latest industry trends and technologies, and leverage them to drive innovation and improvement.
  • Ensure compliance with IL 4/5/6 and DoD IL4/5/6 standards.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience as a Platform Engineer or in a similar role.
  • Proven experience with GovCloud and On-Prem platforms.
  • Expertise in Infrastructure as Code (IaC), Kubernetes, and Helm.
  • Strong programming skills in Golang and Python.
  • Solid understanding of cybersecurity principles and practices.
  • Experience in a start-up environment is highly desirable.
  • Familiarity with IL 4/5/6 or DoD IL4/5/6 is a must.
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Strong commitment to continuous learning and professional development.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
West McLean, VA
Washington, DC
Chestnut Hill, MA
Job Type
$100,000 - $200,000