Cloud Software Engineer (MV) - 31414 in Austin, TX at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 12/4/2019

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Job Description

The Cloud Software Engineer must have prior experience with Big Data Solutions and Cloud technology.  The ideal candidate believes in exploring alternatives and quickly prototyping to validate hypothetical architectures or solutions.  The Cloud Software Engineer 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. The cloud software engineer 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.

Required Skills:

  *   3+ years of experience in DevOps Engineering or Software Development (Python or Java preferred).
  *   Must have experience with big data technologies such as Hadoop and NoSQL databases.
  *   Demonstrated experiencing utilizing Puppet, Kerberos and Software Management Console (SMC) to provision software loads for compute clusters.
  *   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:

  *   Experience with AWS is highly desired.
  *   Experience with DoD classified virtual machines and physical  servers is highly desired
  *   Certifications to meet the DOD 8570 IAT certifications (i.e. Security+ or higher level).
  *   Data parsing/transforming techniques to include JSON, XML, CSV formats using Spark, Storm, NiFi.
  *   Understanding of AGILE software development methodologies and use of standard software development tool suites. (e.g., JIRA, Confluence, Github Enterprise, etc.)

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