Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

The Mission Matters

Your skills and experience could be mission critical for our Powder River Industries, LLC team supporting the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers. As a member of our inclusive team, you’ll gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems. 


Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.

Job Description

Powder River Industries, LLC seeks a Senior Solution Specialist, Enterprise Performance, Oracle various unanticipated office locations and client sites nationally driven by customer needs.

Active or Interim Top-Secret Clearance and CompTIASecurity Certification as well as experience with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Required

Duties and Responsibilities:


  • This position is for an Engineer to assist with planning, designing and executing an on-premise to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure migration.

  • Perform administration of OCI virtualization systems using native Oracle Cloud Infrastructure services

  • Performing analysis, tuning, and troubleshooting

  • Perform activities that include creating and decommissioning systems as part of administration activities

  • Work with application, server, and database engineers to perform necessary troubleshooting activities and performing tuning and scaling activities

  • Assist with migration of environments as necessary across datacenters, and assist with Cloud based initiatives.

  • Responsible for hardware maintenance, system upgrades, infrastructure design and layout, DR design and implementation, hypervisor installation, and maintenance, Site Recovery Manager Deployments, physical to virtual migrations, and hypervisor server hardening.

  • Train users on applications and OS fundamentals for virtual infrastructure within OCI

  • Scheduling and providing training sessions

  • Assisting the ISSO’s in gathering documentation for auditors including but not limited to documentation per system or per security control

  • Providing policy documentation and presentations as requested


Desired Skills:


  • Enterprise Cloud Migration 

  • Have experience with a variety of cloud deployment models and experience with migrating on-premise to cloud, specifically OCI.

  • Scripting be able to automate migration and standard tasks when required

  • Integration Architecture Understand how to integrate data into a specific IT architecture, specifically OCI

  • Databases and Big Data Understand fundamentals and applications of concepts in relation to data migration and standup of infrastructure in OCI

  • Networking have demonstrated experience using VLANs, troubleshooting tools such as ip, netstat, ss and telnet as well as how to harden a system using firewall/iptables and hosts.

  • AUser Management be able to manage a large pool of local users through the command line

  • System Hardening have exposure to or understanding of the DISA STIG or its commercial equivalent and be able to demonstrate experience in system hardening and auditing

  • Virtualization have demonstrated ability using VMWare and be able to maintain and build systems from templates or from scratch via system ISO file

  • Know how to access a VM from the console and perform troubleshooting where necessary

  • Storage understand SAN/storage concepts(LUNs, HBAs), logical volume management (LVM) & NFS and how to utilize all of those at the OS level

  • Team Work/Communication demonstrated interpersonal and teamwork skills as well as the ability to analyze and solve complex problems. This should include experience in designing, documenting and writing deliverable plans for enterprise implementations using Microsoft Office products such as MS Project and MS Visio.


  • Relevant Bachelor s degree or higher

  • Experience with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

  • CompTIA Security Certification

  • Top Secret Clearance

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future​





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Powder River Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/ Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/ Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Powder River Industries

1938 E Harney St Suite 216, Laramie, WY 82072, USA

(307) 314-2431

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