Peraton Corporation

Cloud Engineer

Job Locations US-VA-Chantilly | US-AL-Huntsville
Posted Date 1 year ago(4/29/2019 12:10 PM)
Requisition ID
2019-6996
Category
Engineering
Clearance Status
Active/Current
Security Clearance
Top Secret/SCI

Overview

Technology is constantly changing, and our adversaries are digitally “going dark” at a rate that is exceeding law enforcement’s ability to keep pace. Those charged with protecting the United States are not always able to access the evidence needed to prosecute crime and prevent terrorism. The Government has trusted in Peraton to provide the technical ability, tools, and resources to bring criminals to justice. In response to this challenge, we are seeking a talented Cloud Engineer.

Responsibilities

What you’ll do…

  • Develop cloud infrastructure and workflows for all new and existing data sets ingested into a new data lake 
  • Participate in Agile SDLC, CI and CD activities leveraging the Atlassian suite
  • Analyze documentation and source data of new data feeds
  • Create NiFi flows to move complex data sources into solr/elastic search indexes, noSQL data stores and custom analytic pipelines
  • Enhance the existing data processing infrastructure by rewriting/migrating on-premises workflows to run on cloud native infrastructure and technologies
  • Develop new analytic algorithms to support advanced data exploitation capabilities such as natural language processing, named entity extraction and entity resolution/correlation using distributed computing technologies

Qualifications

You’d be a great fit if…

  • You’ve obtained a BS degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or other related analytical, scientific, or technical discipline. However, equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • You have ten (10) years of experience developing comprehensive and innovative technical solutions
  • You have at least two (2) years of experience with 1 of the 3 major cloud service providers (Amazon, Microsoft, or Google)
  • You’ve architected and migrated on-premises applications into a cloud platform
  • You’ve worked in a Linux environment
  • You’ve worked on an Agile development team
  • You’re experienced with object–oriented languages, including Java or C#
  • You’ve used Hadoop–related or similar distributed computing technologies
  • You have a current Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility and the ability to obtain a polygraph

 

It would be even better if you…

  • Are experienced with microservices architectures and design patterns
  • Have indexed with inverted indices on technologies, including NoSQL data stores, such as Accumulo, HBase, Cassandra, or Mongo
  • Have implemented and leveraged Solr, Elasticsearch, or other scalable Lucene or similar text search engine implementation
  • Are experienced with complex data processing pipelines, including ETL and data ingestion dealing with unstructured and semi–structured data named entity extraction and resolution across a corpus of diverse data set
  • Have written Web services, including RESTful services exposing JSON
  • Are experienced with RESTful service writing frameworks, including Jersey or Spring MVC
  • Have worked with the Atlassian suite of agile development tools
  • Have Apache NiFi experience

 

 What you’ll get…

  • An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing
  • Company-paid infertility treatments
  • Cross-training and professional development opportunities
  • Influence major initiatives

 

*This position requires the candidate to have a current Top Secret security clearance and the ability to obtain a polygraph. Candidate must possess SCI eligibility.

About Peraton

At Peraton, we’re at the forefront of delivering the next breakthrough in national security, every day. We’re the partner of choice to help solve some of the world’s most daunting challenges. How? By thinking differently. We’re not mired in the past. We look at all problems with fresh eyes. We look past the obvious to bring the best talent, tech, and ideas together to completely transform how problems are solved. So bring your unique ideas, your entrepreneurial spirit, and your drive to succeed. Get ready to be part of something bigger. Get ready to do the can’t be done.

EEO Statement

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.

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