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DoIT Network Engineer II

Cloud Engineer

Recruitment #22-004766-0005


The Department of Information Technology (DoIT) supports Maryland agencies and commissions through its leadership and strategic direction in Information Technology and Telecommunications. Technological resources at the agency’s disposal combined with a talented and knowledgeable team allow DoIT to successfully identify and promulgate opportunities for State agencies to run more efficiently and maximizes the State’s investment in lower operating costs.

The vision of the Cloud Services team is to lead the creation and implementation of information technology solutions that improve IT infrastructure and state government services so that they can run more efficiently and less expensively, maximizing the State’s investment in technology and telecommunication assets.


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Dept. of Information Technology
100 Community Place
Crownsville, MD  21032

Main Purpose of Job

This position will be responsible for any technological duties associated with cloud computing, including implementing AWS services, and maintenance and support of AWS cloud infrastructure.


As an engineer, you will:  
Develop and maintain cloud solutions in accordance with supported best practices.
Support projects that involve setting up High Availability and DR environments in cloud.
Coordinate with peers and the security team to ensure that the solution meets security framework requirements.
Regularly review existing systems and make recommendations for improvements.
Interact with clients, provide cloud support, and make recommendations based on their needs.



Seven years of experience designing and implementing complex data communications or telecommunications networks.


1. Candidates may substitute a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Computer Science or other information technology related field of study to include coursework in database management systems for up to four years of the required experience.

2. Candidates may substitute additional graduate education at an accredited college or university, at the rate of thirty credit hours for each year of the required experience.

3. Candidates may substitute the U.S. Armed Forces military service experience in Database Administration classifications or Database Administration specialty codes in the Information Technology field of work on a year for year basis for the required experience and education.


Our Preferred Candidate Will Have the Following:

At least one years’ experience in supporting Cloud Solutions

At least one years’ experience in supporting Data Networks


Employees in this classification may be subject to call-in 24 hours a day and, therefore, may be required to provide the employing agency with a telephone number where the employee can be reached. Employees may be furnished with a pager or cell phone.


Applicants for this classification may handle sensitive data.  This will require a full scope background investigation prior to appointment. A criminal conviction may be grounds for rejection of the applicant.

Employees may occasionally be required to travel to field locations and must have access to an automobile in the event a state vehicle cannot be provided. Standard mileage allowance will be paid for use of a privately owned vehicle.


Please make sure that you provide sufficient information on your application to show that you meet the qualifications for this recruitment. All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date. We will not consider information submitted after this date. Successful candidates will be ranked as Best Qualified, Better Qualified, or Qualified and placed on the eligible (employment) list for at least one year.


The assessment may consist of a rating of your education, training, and experience related to the requirements of the position. It is important that you provide complete and accurate information on your application. Please report all experience and education that is related to this position.



Online applications are highly recommended. However, if you are unable to apply online, the paper application and supplemental questionnaire may be submitted to: Department of Budget and Management, Recruitment and Examination Division, 301 W. Preston St., Baltimore, MD 21201. Paper application materials must be received in our office by the closing date for the recruitment. No postmarks will be accepted.

For questions regarding this recruitment, please contact the DBM Recruitment and Examination Division at or 410-767-4850, MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258.

We thank our Veterans for their service to our country.

People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.

As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruitment, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State's diversity.

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