Cloud Software Engineer - 30736 in Dayton, OH at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Dayton, OH
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Security Clearance


Must be a U.S. Citizen

Must be able to obtain a SECRET security clearance

A current government clearance (Secret, TS, TS/SCI with polygraph) is highly desired




Required Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in technical discipline (i.e. computer science, engineering, mathematics, etc.) or equivalent experience
  • Will consider any candidate that has experience with more than one of the skill sets below
  • Software development experience using Java, Python, and/or C#
  • Experience in Object Oriented Programming (OOP) paradigms
  • Experience in Modern Software Frameworks and Libraries
  • Experience in designing enterprise APIs
  • Experience in RESTful web services
  • Experience in Microservices architecture
  • Experience developing in Docker, Swarm, Kubernetes, Spinaker, or similar container architectures
  • Experience designing for distributed databases, NoSQL databases, full text-search & indexing engines (e.g. Elasticsearch, MongoDB, Solr, MariaDB, Accumulo)
  • Experience in one or more cloud based platform technologies (AWS, Azure, Google)
  • Experience with the Linux operating system
  • Experience with configuration management tools (e.g. Git, Nexus, Maven)
  • Experience with the agile software lifecycle
  • Has a proven ability to learn quickly and works well both independently as well as in a team setting

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with more than one Scripting Language is a huge plus
  • Scripting experience with Ruby, Bash, Python or Puppet is a huge plus
  • Machine learning, artificial intelligence, neural networks experience is a huge plus (e.g. Tensorflow)
  • Experience in streaming and/or batch analytics (e.g. Kafka, Spark, Flink, Storm, MapReduce, Hadoop)
  • Experience with distributed web application design (Apache, NGINX)
  • Experience with developing and deploying in a secure Amazon Web Services region (SC2S or C2S)
  • Familiarity with the security and compliance aspects of the AWS platform and the shared security model
  • The ideal candidate will have experience leading and mentoring junior developers and engineers.
  • Hadoop Certification with Cloudera or Hortonworks is a plus.
  • AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate
  • AWS Certified DevOps Engineer - Professional
  • DoD 8140/8570.01 IAT level – II/III certification (any one of CCNA Security, SSCP, Security+, GICSP, GSEC, CISSP, CISA, GCIH, GCED)

Diversity Statement


We are an EOE that values our employee’s talent – regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, religion or other protected characteristics – Your Talent Is Our Strength.

Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply. Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information.

U.S. Citizenship Required for the majority of our positions.

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