DevOps Engineer - 32153 in Vienna, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 2/1/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Vienna, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/1/2020
  • Job ID:
    32153

Job Description

Alion is currently seeking a DevOps Engineer. The ideal candidate believes in exploring alternatives and quickly prototyping to validate hypothetical architectures or solutions.  Passionate about the concept of infrastructure as code and leverages modern tools to define, build and manage virtual infrastructure in the cloud. 

In this position, you will:

  • Contribute to the development of software components and integration of open source code to address complex time series analysis problems.
  • 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.

 

Required Skills:

  • BA/BS Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems, or similar. 
  • At least 3 years of related experience
  • In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted for applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience.
  • 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:

  • 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. (e.g., JIRA, Confluence, Github Enterprise, etc.)

 

Security Clearance:

  • Must have an Active Secret clearance with Top Secret eligibility.

*CJ

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Security Clearance: Secret

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