DevOps Engineer

Employer
Alion Science and Technology Corporation
Location
Hanover, MD
Posted
Nov 29, 2020
Closes
Dec 03, 2020
Ref
1471326589
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Enlighten, an Alion company is looking for a DevOps Engineer. The ideal candidate believes in exploring alternatives and quickly prototyping to validate hypothetical architectures or solutions. The ideal candidate is passionate about the concept of infrastructure as code and leverages modern tools to define, build and manage virtual infrastructure in the cloud. Will significantly contribute to the development of custom software components and integration of open source code to address complex time series analysis problems through the use of cutting edge Big Data/Cloud technology. Design and implement core architecture and capabilities for software from prototype to operational applications. Must understand software engineering fundamentals, OO programming, relational and time series databases, scripting knowledge and a basic level of development operations (DevOps) skill set. Apply experience working within an AGILE software development life cycle, including requirements creation, sprint planning, and grooming, etc. Security Clearance: A current Secret level security clearance is highly desired, but no required for day one. Will be processed for a clearance and therefore all candidates must be a US Citizen. Candidates with a current Secret and Top Secret can be considered as well. Required Skills: Bachelor s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or related discipline is required. Educational requirements may be adjusted for applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience. Must have 8+ years of experience in DevOps Engineering or Software Development (Java preferred). Must have experience with Cloud related technologies such as Hadoop and NoSQL databases. Must have prior experience with Distributed Computing and Big Data. Have a solid understanding of Linux systems, hosts, networks, security, applications and proficiency in shell scripting (Shell/Bash, JavaScript, Python). Excellent oral and written communication skills. Desired Skills: Certifications to meet the DOD 8570 IAT certifications (ie Security+ or higher level). Experience with AWS is highly desired. Prior experience or familiarity with our Big Data Platform is a plus. Data parsing/transforming techniques to include JSON, XML, CSV formats. Understanding of AGILE software development methodologies and use of standard software development tool suites. (eg, JIRA, Confluence, Github Enterprise, etc.) *CJ Security Clearance: None