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15596: DevOps Engineer
Location:Maryland, Linthicum Heights
Clearance:None
  
Description:

Enlighten IT Consulting, an Alion company, is looking for an experienced DevOps 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 ideal candidate 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. 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.

Requirements:

 Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation and polygraph are required and therefore all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen.  

Required Skills:

  • BA/BS Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems, or similar.  Will consider 4 additional years of experience (in the IT field) in replacement of degree for a total of 6-8 years of experience.
  • 2-4 years of 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:

  • Certifications to meet the DOD 8570 IAT certifications (i.e. Security+ or higher level).
  • 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.)

MacB is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment. MacB recruits, trains, compensates and promotes without regard to race, creed, religion, color, sex, gender identity, age, national origin, citizenship, political affiliation, sexual orientation, genetic information, marital status, source of income, protected veteran status, physical or mental disability, military status, or any other consideration made unlawful under applicable federal, state or local law.

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