Cloud Software Engineer - 37517 in Linthicum Heights, MD at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 10/2/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Enlighten, an Alion company is looking for a talented Cloud Software Engineer to design, develop and implement complicated and difficult software capabilities for computer-based systems. Candidate must have a strong working knowledge and experience developing cloud software and container-based capabilities. Candidate should have an inquisitive nature, responsiveness, and excellent testing skills. Must also possess strong troubleshooting skills and the ability to work under pressure with multiple deadlines. Will work in a fast paced, small business environment with our talented team.

Security Clearance:

  • A current Secret level U.S. government clearance is required and therefore all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen.

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in technical discipline (i.e., computer science, engineering, mathematics, etc.).  Educational requirements may be adjusted for applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge, certifications or uniquely applicable experience.
  • At least 5+ years of Software Engineering experience and some experience working with Cloud Technologies. 
  • Experience developing, engineering, and integrating container bases systems and deployments (Kubernetes preferred)
  • Experience in designing enterprise APIs
  • Experience in RESTful web services
  • Experience in Microservices architecture
  • Experience in streaming and/or batch analytics (e.g., Kafka, Spark, Flink, Storm, MapReduce, Hadoop)
  • Experience in distributed databases, NoSQL databases, full text-search engines (e.g., Elasticsearch, MongoDB, Solr)
  • Experience in Object Oriented Programming (OOP) paradigms
  • Experience in cloud-based technologies (AWS, Azure)
  • Experience in Modern Java Frameworks and Libraries (e.g., Spring, Guava)
  • Experience with the Linux operating system
  • Experience with configuration management tools (e.g., Git, Nexus, Maven)
  • Experience with the agile software lifecycle
  • A proven ability to learn quickly and work well both independently as well as in a team setting

Desired Skills: 

  • Scripting experience is a huge plus.
  • Experience developing in Python or R
  • Machine learning, artificial intelligence, neural networks experience is a huge plus (e.g., Tensorflow)


Security Clearance: None
Telework - Limited

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