Big Data Systems Engineer - Clearance Required

Employer
Sila
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
At Sila, career growth awaits a Cleared Systems Engineer who enjoys tackling and solving real life security problems in a Big Data environment. When the impact you desire for your career includes seeing your solutions deployed into Operations, this opportunity may be ideal for you. With prior success implementing, operating and maintaining systems, you will apply what you know and collaborate with Sila experts and our leading-edge Big Data technology partners to create innovative solutions for new and changing scenarios within a cleared environment. Sila knows that talented engineers with unique skill sets enjoy the option to choose from a variety of companies and opportunities when making career changes. That s why we distinguish ourselves by consistently providing Sila candidates and employees with interesting and meaningful work in a values-driven company culture. Our organizational structure encourages peers and managers to develop fellow employees and to reward their achievements with recognition and advancement opportunities. Possess the right background combination below? Let s connect for an introduction and move you to a conversation where you can speak with the hiring team about the tactical and strategic aspects of joining Sila as a Cleared Systems Engineer in Big Data. Requirements: Candidates must have some combination of the following hands-on, Tier 1 expertise: TS SCI with CI or with Full Scope Polygraph Modern software architectures Open source software DevOps, Agile, or CI/CD. Experience with modern deployment /development methodologies is key to being successful in this role. Coding chops! Whether your preferred language is Go, Java, Python, Ruby or even shell, it s important for field team members to be capable of opening an editor and reading code in order to help our customers. Strong Linux CLI experience: Familiarity with multiple distributions is a plus. Database, Data Engineering: Sila thrives on Big Data challenges. Experience with SQL, Hadoop, NoSQL, or another data access and storage technology is key. Additional knowledge/skills/experience is a plus: Docker Swarm or Kubernettes Docker/Linux Container technology Apache Spark Cloudera or Hortonworks Network Security About Sila: Sila is a North American technology and management consulting firm that provides lasting and substantial business solutions to the world s leading corporations and US government agencies. We are a values-driven company with a culture that fosters collaboration, creativity, and social responsibility. Sila employees are part of a community of vibrant, high-performing contributors who push each other to achieve the highest standard of excellence. Our team members have extensive opportunities to discover their passions and shape their owncareer paths, and we continually invest in employees growth through innovative training, mentorship, and professional development programs. Staff are quickly immersed in clients business challenges, work closely with emerging technologies to develop impactful solutions to these challenges, and are exposed to a variety of industries and market offerings. Sila has offices in Arlington, VA; Annapolis Junction, MD; Chicago, IL; Denver, CO; Seattle, WA and Shelton, CT. We are looking for full-time employees to become an integral part of our growing team. Sila offers a range of great benefits including a comprehensive healthcare package, 401K with matching, paid time off, and paid company holidays, as well as other unique benefits that support our staff s active work/life balance.