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Web and Application Administrator - AMC

Our client seeking an experienced Web and Application Administrator - AMC to support the client's commercial cloud customers who reside in Microsoft Azure (Gov/DoD).  Client is a managed service provider (MSP) for they support enterprise applications owners in migrating their systems into Microsoft Azure and also provide sustainment services to support their applications. This Web and Application Administrator position will provide a full suite of web and application administration capabilities to to cloud customers

Job Key Responsibilities

  • Serve as a Web and Application subject matter expert (SME) for evaluating customer's current application architecture and develop a new architecture to be deployed in Azure and utilizing cloud native database services as much as possible (PaaS vs IaaS).

  • Collaborate with internal and external parties to transform high-level technical objectives into comprehensive technical requirements.

    Build and deploy web and application infrastructure for customer applications
  • Provide sustainment of customer web and application tier systems to include installation, configuration, patching, upgrades, hardening of systems per STIG guidance and industry best practices, and SSL certificate management.
  • Work closely with customer developers for regular project releases and code deployments.
  • Provide troubleshooting assistance for any reported issues.
  • Assist with identifying and planning potential new cloud services, features, and capabilities. 
  • Make recommendations for improvements to security, scalability, manageability, and performance across a wide variety of network, storage, compute, and mid-tier technologies.

Job Must Haves

  • Mid to senior level SQL web and application tier administration experience utilizing mid-tier tools such as IIS, Apache, Nginx, Tomcat, or JBOSS
  • Basic system administration knowledge of Linux and Windows Server operating systems
  • Security+ (Or equivalent IA cert) and computing environment certification (i.e. MCSA - SQL Server, etc.)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience effectively managing multiple large-scale projects
  • Experience automating routine administrative tasks desired
  • Understanding of network, storage, server, and application technologies
  • Strong knowledge of automation concepts, tools, and scripting languages (PowerShell, Ansible, Terraform, Puppet, Chef, etc.)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Active Secret clearance
  • Bachelor's Degree

Nice To Have

  • Working knowledge of DoD STIGs, and IA Vulnerability Management (IAVM)


For more information you can contact Gina Dilusant  at (732) 637-1900 or at apply@encodeinc.com quoting Job Reference 3028 or alternatively, apply here to register your interest.

About Encode
We embrace the philosophy that we have (2) clients.  You are one…the uniquely skilled resource and the end-client is our second client.  We collaborate with both you and the end-client to ensure we have a career enhancing, financially attractive assignment for you and an innovative, problem solving skilled technical resource for the end client.  Things we excel at:

  • Direct client relationships
  • Client feedback on resume submissions (3-5 days)
  • Client feedback on interviews (2-4 days)
  • Regular updates from dedicated Encode coverage team
  • Let a career minded, dedicated professional work for you.  Call me.


  • Information Technology & Services

Employment Type

Job Functions

  • Engineering
  • Information Technology

Encode, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment regardless of their race, color, country of origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, disability, genetic information, or military service. Encode, Inc. is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.