Data Engineer, Mid

Key Role:

Design, develop, and operate system solutions applying DevOps practices. Provide release management process guidance, integrating tightly with developers and monitor systems using open source technologies. Maintain responsibility for managing the functionality and efficiency of a Big Data analytics application running on one or more operating systems and platforms and maintain the integrity and security of servers and systems. Serve as a front–line interface to users with technical issues. Conduct systems analysis and development to keep systems current with changing technologies, including installing new software, troubleshooting, granting permissions to applications, and training users. Administer and troubleshoot Big Data analytics applications, system and data integration, server performance, and hardware and software releases. Conduct system monitoring to track and resolve security and performance issues while collaborating with development teams, vendors, hosting providers, and other technical staff.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with software development with one or more languages, including Java, Python, and JavaScript

-5+ years of experience with Linux systems administration, including CentOS or RHEL in a DoD environment

-Experience with high-level scripting languages, including Python, Bash, and common Linux utilities

-Experience with maintaining and troubleshooting infrastructure operational issues, including IP, HTTP, load balancing, firewalls, and hardware and software patches and upgrades

-Experience with maintaining and applying patches as they are required by OS for Windows and Linux

-Top Secret clearance

-BS or BA degree

-DoD 8570 Compliance Certification, including Security+ CE or CISSP

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with providing network and application performance tuning and optimization, including Linux Shell scripting, OS, and kernel performance tuning

-Ability to determine and answer questions about network performance

-Linux Plus Certification

-BA or BS degree preferred


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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