Cloud Infrastructure Engineer - Terraform (remote, 1099)Why IDS? IDS believes in resolving conflict, building innovative approaches to do so. Combining operational expertise with an intimate understanding of today's greatest challenges, we bring our customers the solutions required for success in a complex and multidimensional world. IDS tailors solutions for a diverse range of government, military, nonprofit, and public-sector clients. Outstanding past performance built IDS's reputation as the leading provider of support for multifaceted operations. Social Media Environment and Internet Replication (SMEIR™), a product of IDS International Government Services, is a digital training solution that provides a full-range, free-play, immersive, realistic and scalable operational practice environment in which warfighters simultaneously train on full-spectrum cyberspace operations and social media analytics during integrated and multi-dimensional exercises. IDS International is seeking a Cloud Infrastructure Engineer to join our growing team and build the next generation of our internet simulation platform, called SMEIR. This engineer will play a critical role in deploying the SMEIR product in support of military training exercises virtually and at training facilities spread across the United States. Our main office is in Arlington, VA but we are open to remote candidates. This role reports to the TechOps Manager. Responsibilities: Deploy new SMEIR installations in support of new military training exercises utilizing technologies such as Terraform and Cloud-Init, into cloud environments such as AWS and VMWare. Maintain and administer virtual and physical computer networks and related computing environments including systems software, applications software, hardware and configurations. Work with customers during demonstrations, installations, and support processes. Push the state-of-the-art of our infrastructure automation capabilities. Required Qualifications: We are looking for an infrastructure engineer with experience in some of the following areas: Terraform, Cloud-Init, Docker, Kubernetes. VPN configuration technologies such as Cisco AnyConnect. Identity Management technologies such as Active Directory, LDAP. Cloud platforms such as VMWare, AWS. Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Preferred Qualifications: Experience deploying Windows platforms using Cloudbase-init. Experience as a Windows IT system's administrator Experience working with a government contractor. Experience in a cybersecurity or cyber warfare industry. Must be an effective communicator both verbally and in writing. Most positions require ability to work on a desktop or laptop computer for extended periods of time. Computer activities include reading, reviewing and analyzing information, as well as providing recommendations, summaries, and reports in written or verbal format. Additionally, positions require ability to sit at a workstation for extended periods; use hand(s) to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; as well as speak and hear.Employee may be required to occasionally lift and/or move moderate amounts of weight, typically less than 20 pounds. Regular and predictable attendance is essential.Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state, and local law.If you are unable to apply through the portal and need to speak to someone about necessary accommodations to apply, please email and we will follow up with you. Do not submit resumes and applications through this email.