Systems Engineer

Employer
J5 Consulting
Location
Chantilly, VA
Posted
Jan 22, 2022
Closes
Jan 24, 2022
Ref
326375011
Hours
Full Time
J5 Consulting is a Maryland based company established in 2006 to provide computing and consulting services for government and commercial entities. Our services improve Information System networking performance and compliance and protect electronic assets from loss and compromise. We welcome your application to receive consideration for the following position.This position requires an active TS/SCI clearance and Full Scope Polygraph. Must be a US Citizen.Job Overview:The customer's office is responsible for the acquisition, analysis, transformation, normalization, and loading of a vast array of data types. The customer's office engineers, operates, and maintains a large data lake and system to make the data available to the rest of the customer's organization.The customer requires support to perform cloud engineering activities to deploy, configure, and enhance data exploitation platform capabilities. The customer requires Operations and Maintenance (O&M) support to current capabilities as well as implementation of enhancements to existing mission capabilities while meeting security requirements and optimizing system costs. The effort will be led by the staff project manager(s) with priorities coordinated closely with staff project manager(s) and management. The office may require after hours or on call support.The position will leveraging existing COTS, GOTS, and open source components, as well as implement new technologies as appropriate, to help the Customer keep pace with growing mission data requirements.The position will work closely with team members, customers, project team lead(s), and management to identify and implement software capabilities to meet mission requirements.The position will deploy solutions on AWS, On-Prem or other cloud environment.The position will work with DevOps Tools, such as Jenkins, Nexus, Git, and Ansible.The position will work with various databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, ElasticSearch, DynamoDB, and MongoDB.The position will support software O&M activities including maintaining security patches and software updates.The position will implement upgrades and enhancements to existing products and systems.The position will implement security features such as authentication and encryption.The position will provide immediate technical support necessary to meet critical operational requirements.The position will provide the schedule flexibility needed to address issues as they arise.The position will use iterative and Agile software development methodologies and practices.The position will participate in the planning and implementation of software development.The position will manage and track project tasks through the team's JIRA site within assigned project boards.The position will use Confluence for sharing knowledge and collaborating on projects, processes and procedures.Required skills and demonstrated experience:Demonstrated experience deploying solutions onto AWS or cloud environmentsDemonstrated experience using DevOps Tools, including Jenkins, Nexus, Git, and AnsibleDemonstrated experience with programming and scripting languages including Java and PythonDemonstrated experience performing software or system development on Linux platformsDemonstrated experience working with databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, or DynamoDBDemonstrated experience with security features such as authentication and encryption such as IAM, Active Directory, KMS, TLS/SSL, or VPNDemonstrated experience maintaining security patches and software updatesHighly desired, though not required, include:Demonstrated experience using ElasticSearchDemonstrated experience using NoSQL databases such as MongoDBDemonstrated experience with customer data collaboration and sharing platforms or repositoriesDemonstrated experience using project management and tracking tools such as Jira and ConfluenceDemonstrated experience taking a system through the security accreditation processCertificationsAWS Developer Associate Certification or similarJ5 Consulting offers excellent benefits and compensation packages. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing fair and equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran or military status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws.Powered by JazzHRnCjwxJqFXG

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