The MITRE Corporation Software Development Lead Engineer - 00050818 in McLean, Virginia
Software Development Lead Engineer - 00050818
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Are you interested in developing, automating and improving capabilities to address technical issues of national importance and making a direct mission impact? In the Defense Intelligence Department, you can apply and expand software development and data skills to recommend solutions to large-scale data challenges.Join our team to develop automated methods to ingest and analyze large datasets; conduct data analysis and data modeling; and develop prototype capabilities. The candidate will be expected to work independently, with analysts, and with Data Scientists to develop new workflows and approaches to answer questions of national significance.
MITRE offers a collaborative team environment that fosters autonomy, flexibility and a healthy work-life balance. You will be eligible for generous retirement, education assistance, student loan repayment, and fitness reimbursement programs that reflect MITRE’s long-term commitment to employees.
The MITRE Corporation is a not-for-profit company that works to improve the safety and security of our nation.MITRE operates seven federally funded research and development centers (FFRDCs), and provides innovative, integrated solutions for critical challenges in defense and intelligence, aviation, civil systems, homeland security, the judiciary, healthcare, and cybersecurity. You can find out more at https://www.mitre.org/centers/we-operate-ffrdcs .
The successful candidate willwork with Defense Intelligence customers to identify requirements and prototype cloud-based solutions, leverage Open Source capabilities, and define and develop solutions to meet multi-source analytical needs.
BS and 8 years related experience
Experienced with Software Engineering, Development, and Architecture in Commercial cloud environments.
Candidate must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills
A current TS clearance and ability to successfully obtain a TS/SCI clearance with poly
Degree in computer science, electrical engineering, software systems engineering, or a related technical field
Working knowledge and use of commercial and open source tools, and modern operating systems.
Demonstrated technical leadership
Experience applying data sciences techniques, to include artificial intelligence, machine learning, statistical modeling and data visualization
Experience developing in a cloud environment and/or migrating capability to a commercial cloud.
understanding of Big Data tools (e.g., NoSQL DB, Hadoop, Mongo DB, ElasticSearch).
Experience in agile software development paradigm (e.g., Scrum, XP), continuous software integration, test and deployment.
Experience with Amazon Web Services (EC2, RDS) Knowledge of Database systems, architecture and development, as well as MapReduce/Hadoop, Accumulo and NoSQL technologies.
Experience with automated testing and deployment tools (e.g. GitLab, Cloud Formation, SaltStack, Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Jenkins, and Selenium)
Security , CISSP or equivalent certification
Familiarity with Agile software development methods and continuous integration/continuous deployment tools and techniques
Job SW Eng, Comp Sci & Mathematics
Primary Location United States-Virginia-McLean
This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret
Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time
Job Posting Jul 31, 2018, 12:59:37 PM
Req ID: 00050818