Software Engineer (Cloud Based)

Location: Washington Metro Area, Washington Metro Area
Date Posted: 08-15-2018
Employ software development techniques and methodologies for solving tough analytical challenges in support of one of our nation's premier law enforcement entities. Use software development skills to automate manual analytical processes. Utilize technical developer skills including, but not limited to: Python, R, Java, JavaScript, d3, Leaflet, Pig, Elasticsearch, PHP, Oracle, Angular JS, XML, .NET, Hadoop and other related technologies. Expand upon beyond specializations to include both front end user interfaces as well as back end services. Provide technical expertise to support migration of applications and data sets to the cloud. Deploy developed IT solutions, user applications, databases and other IT capabilities. Design and develop specialized user solutions, applications and databases using a hybrid Agile approach within a DevOps environment. Provide Tier 3 technical support for deployed applications and databases
Required Qualifications:
  • Active TS/SCI Clearance
  • Typically has a BS degree in computer or system science discipline from an accredited college or university and three (3) to five (5) year of progressive, relevant experience, or a MS degree in a computer or system science and two (2) to three (3) years of progressive experience, or a Ph.D. degree in a computer or system science discipline.
  • Bachelor’s Degree and four years’ experience in related field - additional experience may be substituted for degree
  • Keen interest in learning and using the latest software tools, methods, and technologies to solve real world problem sets vital to national security
  • Familiarity of the Intelligence Community (IC) data architectures, tools and services
  • Understanding of cloud concepts and enabling tools and technologies (AWS/C2S, MS Azure, Informatica, VMWare etc.)
  • Familiarity with containers, data layers, SQL/NoSQL databases, and microservices
  • Specialization in either Object Oriented Programming languages, scripting, or databases
Desirable Qualifications or Exceptional Candidate:
  • MS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Math, or related scientific or technical discipline
  • Direct Experience with DHS and Intelligence Community (IC) component's data architectures and environments
  • Expertise in various COTS, GOTS, and open source tools which support development of data integration and visualization applications
  • Experience with DevOps environments
  • One or more of the following certifications: DoD 8570 IAT Level II, ITIL, AWS Associate or Professional Solution Architect
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