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Enterprise Software License Manager Systems Engineer 4

2 days ago
$65 - $75/hour (Estimated)Chantilly, VAThe Sasser Group, Ltd.

Job Description
The Senior Engineer will work managing FlexNet Manager Suite (FNMS) systems to ensure that software licenses are managed and tracked effectively. Experience working as a Windows Server Administrator, License Server Administration, scripting with PowerShell , and/or Flexera FlexNet Manager Suite (FNMS) is desired. Responsibilities include designing, implementing, and supporting the maintenance of Flexera based license management solutions and ensuring Enterprise systems such as SCCM feed software inventory and usage data to Flexera FlexNet Manager Suite (FNMS)

The System Engineer is responsible for developing updates, changes, fixes, and new capabilities as well as troubleshooting issues that cannot be resolved within Operations. The Systems Engineer is also responsible for documenting the build-to specifications and configuration and installation guidance to support system build. The System Engineer is also responsible for engaging with vendors and service providers to stay knowledgeable in new technological advances, and for developing plans for including those advancements in new changes to the system. Duties include:

  • Develop, test, review, and document the instructions to deploy patches, updates, hotfixes, and upgrades to virtual machines and servers.
  • Evaluate and diagnose application and software issues.
  • Troubleshoot problems and provide customer support for software operating system and application issues.
  • Responsible for developing, testing, and documenting new releases, or changes to the system.
  • Develop scripts, code, or other automated solutions to orchestrate the feed of data into the software management system.
  • Develop professional, clear, concise documentation that defines the technical characteristics and build-to instructions for deploying new capability releases.
  • Write/update technical documentation such as user manuals, system documentation, and training materials.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelors’ Degree and at least 2 years of relevant experience or equivalent relevant experience.
  • System experience with: Windows Server Administration, PowerShell Scripting, Microsoft SQL Server, and SQL Scripting.
  • Experience with virtual machine technology and hosting systems on datacenter infrastructure.
  • Experience working with Group Policy and Active Directory.

Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelors’ Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or Mathematics
  • Microsoft Certification
  • Experience with License Management Solutions such as Flexera, Aspera, Eracent, or Snow Software.
  • Experience working with Configuration Management or IT Service Management applications like BMC Remedy or ServiceNow.

Software Licensing
Job Description
The Senior Engineer will work managing FlexNet Manager Suite (FNMS) systems to ensure that software licenses are managed and tracked effectively. Experience working as a Windows Server Administrator, License Server Administration, scripting with PowerShell , and/or Flexera FlexNet Manager Suite (FNMS) is desired. Responsibilities include designing, implementing, and supporting the maintenance of Flexera based license management solutions and ensuring Enterprise systems such as SCCM feed software inventory and usage data to Flexera FlexNet Manager Suite (FNMS)

The System Engineer is responsible for developing updates, changes, fixes, and new capabilities as well as troubleshooting issues that cannot be resolved within Operations. The Systems Engineer is also responsible for documenting the build-to specifications and configuration and installation guidance to support system build. The System Engineer is also responsible for engaging with vendors and service providers to stay knowledgeable in new technological advances, and for developing plans for including those advancements in new changes to the system. Duties include:

  • Develop, test, review, and document the instructions to deploy patches, updates, hotfixes, and upgrades to virtual machines and servers.
  • Evaluate and diagnose application and software issues.
  • Troubleshoot problems and provide customer support for software operating system and application issues.
  • Responsible for developing, testing, and documenting new releases, or changes to the system.
  • Develop scripts, code, or other automated solutions to orchestrate the feed of data into the software management system.
  • Develop professional, clear, concise documentation that defines the technical characteristics and build-to instructions for deploying new capability releases.
  • Write/update technical documentation such as user manuals, system documentation, and training materials.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelors’ Degree and at least 2 years of relevant experience or equivalent relevant experience.
  • System experience with: Windows Server Administration, PowerShell Scripting, Microsoft SQL Server, and SQL Scripting.
  • Experience with virtual machine technology and hosting systems on datacenter infrastructure.
  • Experience working with Group Policy and Active Directory.

Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelors’ Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or Mathematics
  • Microsoft Certification
  • Experience with License Management Solutions such as Flexera, Aspera, Eracent, or Snow Software.
  • Experience working with Configuration Management or IT Service Management applications like BMC Remedy or ServiceNow.

Job Type: Contract

License:

  • TS/SCI Clearance (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location
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Senior Unix Administrator

2 days ago
$50 - $60/hourDulles, VAEssani International

Title: Senior Unix Administrator

Location: Dulles ,VA

Duration: 12 Months

Only GC and USC - Only W2

Job Responsibilities

  • Maintain and improve RHEL Linux environments
  • Perform monitoring and performance tuning of RHEL Linux environments
  • Design, implement, and maintain a solution for RHEL patch management
  • Provides support for implementing RHEL configuration management
  • Provides support for infrastructure upgrade projects
  • Provides support for automation of RHEL server life-cycle
  • Support day-to-day administration of LDAP
  • Support and collaborate with other teams including DevOps, Development, and other Operations teams
  • Creation of architecture documents, operations process and procedure documents, troubleshoot documents, and run-books

Qualifications

  • Advanced knowledge and skills in RHEL Linux administration, RHCSA certification would be a plus
  • Experience with RHN local and satellite repositories
  • Experience with configuration management tools like Puppet, Ansible
  • Experience with Apache HTTPD and WebLogic application server, SiteMinder would be a plus
  • Experience in scripting/programming language (Shell/Bash, Python/Jython, Perl, HTML, Java) would be a plus
  • Working knowledge of VMware virtualization (vSphere, vRealize Automation), VMware certifications a plus
  • Solid understanding network technologies like switching, routing, DNS, VXLAN, SDN, etc.

Education

  • BA/BS in Computer Science or related experience

Minimum Knowledge & Experience

  • 4-6 years’ experience in a Linux administrator role
  • Ability to perform analysis with limited supervision, with a problem-solving mindset
  • Ability to multi-task and flex when priorities change
  • Ability to process new concepts and technologies quickly, has an appetite for learning
  • Good oral and written communication skills are required

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $50.00 to $60.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Unix: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Unix Administration: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Software Engineer

3 days ago
$55 - $65/hour (Estimated)Dulles, VAWood Consulting
Overview
This is a Software Engineer position focused on data vizualization. The Software Engineer candidate develops, maintains, and enhances complex and diverse software systems (e.g., processing-intensive analytics, novel algorithm development, manipulation of extremely large data sets, real-time systems, and business management information systems) based upon documented requirements.
Responsibilities
Responsibilities will include:
  • Design and develop new software
  • Maintain existing software and resolves software problem reports
  • Modify existing software to add new features
  • Perform individually and as part of a team
  • Utilize software development and software design methodologies appropriate to the development environment and in compliance with customer and industry lifecycle development approaches
  • Develop, execute and document software testing, including test cases
  • Perform software requirement analysis, derivation and allocation
  • Provide input to the software components of system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, software reuse, application security, and use of Commercial Off-the-shelf (COTS)/Government Off-the-shelf (GOTS) in place of new development
  • Provide input to hardware (COTS/GOTS/capacity/etc.) recommendations
  • Prepare software documentation, including user guides
Qualifications
US Citizenship required
Active Top Secret Clearance required
Candidate must be willing to be processed for a TS/SCI clearance
  • Six (6) or more years of software development experience required
    • A Master’s degree in a related discipline may substitute for two (2) years of experience
    • A PhD may substitute for four (4) years of experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or a related discipline is required
    • Eight (8) years of experience (for a total of fourteen (14) or more years) may be substituted for a degree
Required skills include:
  • Experience leading a software development team (includes leading modules as part of a larger project)
  • Experience developing system performance, availability, scalability, manageability and security requirements for mid- to large-scale programs
  • Agile development methodology experience required
  • Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with one of more of the following: Java, Perl, Ruby, Python, HTML, C, C++, .NET, ColdFusion, Adobe, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with one of more of the following: SQL, Oracle, MySQL, JBDC, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with one of more of the following: Windows, Linux, Apache, TomCat, Ozone Widgets, Spring, Struts, JUnit, Hibernate, etc.
Desired skills include:
  • Experience with Agile development methodology
  • Experience with software configuration management and control tools (e.g., CVS, Eclipse, ClearCase, etc.)
  • Experience with automated testing tools (e.g., RSpec, Cucumber, etc.)
Certifications:
  • DoD 8570.1-M Compliance at IAT Level I

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Senior DevOps Engineer

5 days ago
Herndon, VAEkinSol

Looking for a senior Devops engineer for one of our reputed client. No c2c

  • The candidate will be responsible for managing our DevOps Toolchain, which includes Ansible, Artifactory, Jenkins, and BitBucket. The candidate will assist developers with moving their legacy systems into an automated deployment model.
  • This position is responsible for providing recommendations on best practices, application modernization, and adapting to a constantly changing environment.
  • Building secure cloud infrastructures using the latest networking, virtualization, automation, and configuration management tools.
  • Deploying enterprise applications in cloud platforms, incorporating automation, security, and reliability
  • AWS provisioning, configuration management, storage management, network management, virtualization
  • Creating automated CI/CD pipelines and automating all aspects of infrastructure

Required Skills:

  • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Ansible, Chef or an equivalent
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services (experience with AWS is required)
  • A working understanding of code and script (YAML, Python, Perl and/or Ruby)
  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service
  • Worked with container technologies in production
  • Worked with open source monitoring and metrics tools
  • Full end-to-end understanding of CI/CD pipeline
  • Demonstrated experience with DevOps framework
  • Ability to employ best practices in an enterprise scale continuous delivery environment and harden production deployments
  • Automated provisioning (e.g. Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Jenkins)

Job Type: Contract

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely

Last 90 Days

Software Engineer

9 days ago
$55 - $65/hour (Estimated)Dulles, VAWood Consulting
Overview
Senior DevSecOps position.

The Software Engineer develops, maintains, and enhances complex and diverse software systems (e.g., processing-intensive analytics, novel algorithm development, manipulation of extremely large data sets, real-time systems, and business management information systems) based upon documented requirements.
Responsibilities
  • Design and develop new software
  • Maintain existing software and resolves software problem reports
  • Modify existing software to add new features
  • Perform individually and as part of a team
  • Utilize software development and software design methodologies appropriate to the development environment and in compliance with customer and industry lifecycle development approaches
  • Develop, execute and document software testing, including test cases
  • Perform software requirement analysis, derivation and allocation
  • Provide input to the software components of system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, software reuse, application security, and use of Commercial Off-the-shelf (COTS)/Government Off-the-shelf (GOTS) in place of new development
  • Provide input to hardware (COTS/GOTS/capacity/etc.) recommendations
  • Prepare software documentation, including user guides
Qualifications
US Citizenship required
Active Top Secret Clearance required
Candidates must be willing to be prrocessed for a TS/SCI clearance
  • Ten (10) or more years of software development experience required
    [A Master’s degree in a related discipline may substitute for two (2) years of experience. A PhD may substitute for four (4) years of experience.]

  • Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or a related discipline is required
Required skills include:
  • Experience leading multiple software development teams. Experience developing system performance, availability, scalability, manageability and security requirements for mid- to large-scale programs
  • Experience with cloud computing, multimedia storage, knowledge databases and data-mining analytics
  • Agile development methodology experience required
  • Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with one of more of the following: Java, Perl, Ruby, Python, HTML, C, C++, .NET, ColdFusion, Adobe, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with one of more of the following: SQL, Oracle, MySQL, JBDC, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with one of more of the following: Windows, Linux, Apache, TomCat, Ozone Widgets, Spring, Struts, JUnit, Hibernate, etc.
Desired skills include:
  • Experience with software configuration management and control tools (e.g., CVS, Eclipse, ClearCase, etc.)
  • Experience with automated testing tools (e.g., RSpec, Cucumber, etc.)
Certifications:
  • DoD 8570.1-M Compliance at IAT Level I (e.g., Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)) certification highly desired
  • Agile software development methodology certification (e.g. SCRUM Master) highly desired

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Linux Engineer

11 days ago
$55 - $70/hour (Estimated)Dulles, VARaytheon
This position supports Raytheon's DOMino contract, a single-award IDIQ worth over $1 billion. This contract delivers full lifecycle development and sustainment for the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) National Cybersecurity Protection System (NCPS). The NCPS assists more than 100 federal civilian government agencies with the protection of their networks against advanced cyber threats. Under this contract, Raytheon will support the government in the design, development, operations and maintenance services for the NCPS. Raytheon will build the mission critical cybersecurity solutions that will enable the timely dissemination of threat warnings and improve information sharing across DHS's stakeholder community.

The Linux Engineer applies current technologies to the design, development, evaluation and integration of computer information systems and networks to maintain system security. Works with commercial computer product vendors in the design and evaluation of state-of-the-art secure COTS applications, operating systems, networks and database products and technology. Provides security engineering and integration services to internal customers. Involved in a wide range of issues including secure architectures, secure electronic data traffic, network security, information security and privacy. Develops security systems for any manual or automated systems environments. Responsible for ensuring the protection of company data against unauthorized disclosure, accidental or intentional loss of data, or unauthorized modification.

The Engineer will need to have the ability and willingness to travel up to 40 percent of the time. The Engineer will need to have a vehicle and be willing to drive it to sites around the DC Metropolitan area. The Engineer must have the ability to lift at least 70 pounds repeatedly.

This position requires work on nights and weekends.

Required Skills:

  • Must have a current Top Secret Clearance with SCI eligibility (SSBI within the last five years) and be able to obtain DHS program suitability prior to starting employment.
  • Proficiency with configuration management using Ansible or Puppet
  • Skilled in Linux-related scripting (Bash, Perl, Python, etc.)
  • Experience with Apache web server configuration and management
  • Management, deployment and troubleshooting of Java and Tomcat applications
  • Experience analyzing and evaluating the security of new and existing IT systems and the procedures to protect information system assets from intentional or inadvertent modification, disclosure, or destruction.
  • Experience analyzing and evaluating the design and operating effectiveness of Information technology and security controls that are in place.
  • Knowledge and understanding of operating systems, networks and services.
  • Knowledge of Red Hat version 6 or 7(rhel6/rhel7) with the ability to engineer, install, administer and maintain.
  • Experience evaluating security solutions to ensure they meet security requirements for processing classified information.
  • Manage changes to system and assesses the security impact of those changes.
  • Experience and/or familiarity with the following network protection devices: Firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention systems (IDS/IPS), log analysis, malware analysis, network traffic flow and packet analysis
  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of best practices, trends related to information security
  • Strong research, analytical, and problem solving skills
  • Good communication skills including preparing and presenting results, findings and alternatives and influencing management decision making based on the best available data

Desired Skills:

  • Apache/TomCat/NGINX
  • Kerberos/LDAP
  • SSL
  • IDM/Free IPA
  • Docker
  • Open Nebula
  • Ambari
  • Whois
  • Sourcefire
  • Puppet
  • Satellite Server
  • Nagios

Training/certification in any of the following strongly desired:
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)
  • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)

Required Education (including Major):

  • Bachelor's degree with 4 years of relevant experience. Additional years of work experience may be substituted for a degree.

This position requires a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.

DOMinoIIS 142462

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Senior Application Developer and Solution Architect

11 days ago
$55 - $70/hour (Estimated)RemoteHCH Enterprises, LLC

HCH Enterprises is seeking a Senior Application Developer and Solution Architect, to work as part of the Rhode Island State Division of Information Technology (DoIT) Team within the Division of Motor Vehicles, who will work as part of the Application Development and Support function within the DMV/DoIT Programming Staff, reporting to the DoIT RIMS IT Lead. The candidate will assist in the continued development of the custom developed client/server motor vehicle application, RIMS.

The initial contract period will begin approximately July 1, 2019 for 12 months. Additional contract extensions may be requested. This is an on-site position – remote work is not possible.

Respectfully, we request that Corporations do not apply, as we are unable to support Corp to Corp for this position.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To design, manage, document and provide support for a custom-built client server application in the motor vehicle business domain.
  • Design, document and test features of the application. Trouble-shoot and remediate production issues and defects.
  • Work as a project lead for the ongoing support of mission critical Division of Motor Vehicle projects such as REAL ID and its components.
  • Partner with the motor vehicle system vendor and the state technology resources.
  • Partner with municipalities to manage and execute tax blocks and clears, and annual vehicle valuations.
  • Work closely with the third-party vendors that interface with the Division of Motor Vehicles, maintaining and cultivating business and technical relationships.
  • Monitor, support and maintain the nightly batch process for the Division of Motor Vehicles.

Required Qualifications:

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science (preferred), or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Technical Skills include:

  • NET
  • NET Framework 4.0
  • C# skills
  • Visual Studio
  • SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and SQL Server Database Skills
  • PHP
  • SOAP-UI
  • JAMS
  • PlanetPress
  • HP Agile Manager
  • Cherwell

Required Experience:

  • 10+ years of experience as a business system analyst and developer, including business requirement gathering, coding, testing, implementing and documenting new enhancements and system modifications
  • 5+ years’ experience with the Agile Methodology.
  • 3+ years’ experience with the Agile Manager tool, HPE Agile Manager.
  • Advanced understanding of Microsoft SQL Databases, SQL Server.
  • Understanding of SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), and SQL Server Management Studio to create and execute data inquiries and reports
  • Understanding of modern Software Configuration Management (SCM) such as Team Foundation Server (TFS)
  • Advanced experience with Visual Studio Code software, PHP language.
  • Advanced understanding of testing tools (such as SOAP-UI), unit testing, integration test scripting, manual and automated regression testing and testing methodologies.
  • Proficient in batch scheduling tool JAMS (Job Access and Management System). 3+ years’ experience required. Managing, executing, monitoring, resolution management.
  • Proficient in PlanetPress document automation application. 3+ years’ experience required. Managing, executing, monitoring, resolution management.
  • 5+ years’ experience in government systems, specifically motor vehicle domain (licensing, registration, AAMVA) application as well as Adjudication and Court processes.
  • Ability to balance a mix of business skills and technical skills.
  • Strong communication skills.

Company Overview:

HCH Enterprises, LLC (HCH) is an IT Consulting, Engineering and Technical Services Company, specializing in: Business Analysis; Project/Program Management; Enterprise Architecture; Network Infrastructure Support; System Security; Software and Database Services. Founded in 1986 HCH was incorporated in Rhode Island in 2001. Our mission is to develop and deliver high-value, creative and competitive solutions and services to our government and commercial clients. Our project teams have been providing direct and ongoing technical services and management support in the state of Rhode Island.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Experience:

  • HPE Agile Manager Tool: 3 years (Preferred)
  • JAMS (Job Access and Management System): 3 years (Required)
  • Agile Methodology: 5 years (Preferred)
  • PlanetPress Document Automation Application: 3 years (Required)
  • Goverment Systems - Motor Vehicle Domain: 5 years (Required)
  • Microsoft SQL Databases: 3 years (Required)
  • Business System Analyst and Development: 10 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Location:

  • Providence, RI (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Contract Renewal:

  • Possible

Full Time Opportunity:

  • No

DevOps Engineer/System Administrator

12 days ago
Herndon, VAEkinSol

Required Skills:

  • 3+ years of experience building automated pipelines
  • Worked with container technologies in production
  • Extensive experience with OpenShift and Docker (including Compose)
  • Experience with Varnish for a content-heavy website
  • Systems Administration including configuration of RHEL firewalls
  • Experience with NGINX
  • Worked with open source monitoring and metrics tools
  • Full end-to-end understanding of CI/CD pipeline and how to assess them from a security point of view
  • Communication skills and the ability to explain complex problems in understandable language
  • Self-motivated with the ability to complete long-term tasks with minimal supervision

Desired Skills:

Experience with any of the following is a plus:

  • Ruby on Rails including: performance tuning, deployment management, and configuration management (especially with Github/Dockerhub)
  • MySQL (installation, configuration, deployment, basic monitoring)
  • Reporting (traffic, load, memory footprint, downtime, error rates)

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business or other related scientific or technical discipline
  • Requires minimum of 5 years of IT experience

Job Type: Contract

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely

Devops Engineer

15 days ago
£450 - £550/dayRemoteOpus Recruitment Solutions
Devops Engineer


Linux, Liverpool, £450-550 per day, Devops, 3-6 month contract


Are you looking for a new contract opportunity? If the answer is yes, READ ON, if it’s no, definitely READ ON:


A Liverpool based company that uses biometric technology is looking for a Devops Engineer who has LINUX experience amongst all the usual Devops fundamentals. You will contribute to the growth of the team, either demonstrating or simply improving your ability to enhance other people’s skill sets, add value to a business and leave it in a stronger position than when you came in; making you an invaluable asset to any company moving forward. You will make a tangible impact, being a significant part of the process and thus improve your saleability as a contractor or value as a permanent employee for future endeavours.




Your Technical Expertise:

  • A strong understanding of the Linux user space.

  • Experience configuring and managing Linux servers

  • Knowledge of Scripting using Bash, Shell, Python or Ruby.

  • Understanding of configuration management tools; Terrafrom, preferably Ansible but otherwise Chef and Puppet.

  • Building deployment pipelines using CI/CD tools. (Jenkins, Bamboo, Git, .. )

  • Familiarity working with one or more of Azure, AWS or Google Cloud.

  • Containerisation tools - Kubernetes or Docker.

  • Comfortable working in an Agile Environment.




Your Rewards:

  • Healthy Day Rate - £450-550

  • Hot Tech - Kubernetes as one example

  • Increasing your market value and brand as an individual business by improving the company’s way of working and being an integral part of the team during your contract.

  • Flexibility - optional remote working 1-2 days a week.



Understandably you’ll want to discuss this further or apply for the role so please drop me an email at George.Cooper@ opusrs.com or give me a call on 01615370993.




Devops, 3-6 month contract, Linux, £450-550, Liverpool

Tableau Administrator

25 days ago
Reston, VAGSK Solutions, Inc

Job Title: Tableau Administrator

Location: Reston, VA

Duration: 6 Months+

Experience: 10+ Yr.’s profiles only

The client is seeking a Tableau Systems Administrator I to be responsible for the administration of core systems as well as monitoring and repair of high performance computing systems. Ensures consistent and reliable operation including enterprise servers and network infrastructure.

Job Responsibilities:
Provides wide ranging system administration in a multi-platform environment
Responsible for general systems administration tasks including system configuration management, OS installations, security updates, urgent system patching
Writes and implements scripts to automate tasks
Ability to identify and troubleshoot hardware components that are problematic
Performs daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, network disruption awareness and predefined key processes
Reviews system logs, application logs and security logs
Education/Experience:
Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required
10+ years’ experience required
Proven work experience as a system or network administrator

Specialized:
  • Perform installation, migration and upgrade of Tableau Servers and Desktops under High Availability scenario
  • Perform performance analysis of existing Tableau Servers and make Best Practice recommendations
  • Configure options like SSL, SSO, AD , proxy etc. on the Tableau Server.
  • Provide Level 2 support to user community on various Tableau Server and Desktop issues
  • Excellent understanding of Active Directory, DNS, Load Balancer and Network firewall

Required Documents for submission: Visa copy, Driver License, I94 Copy / Passport Copy

Please attach above copies for submission. Without these documents submission will not be processed.

Onsite Consulting Engineer

26 days ago
RemoteIronBrick

IronBrick was established more than a decade ago with the vision to reduce the cost, risk, and effort of managing information. Today that vision is still strong, our innovative services and solutions transform IT environments by solving customer’s complex technology and business challenges. IronBrick demonstrates value by focusing on the highest priorities of our customers for IT modernization, from the data center to the cloud and from security to big data & analytics. Our list of federal and enterprise customers spans the globe, and we deliver results by leveraging long-standing partnerships with leading technology companies coupled with our high performing service practice.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Key player in onsite operations & management (O&M) engagement with Federal IT organization encompassing technologies such as NetApp, Commvault, VMware, Cisco UCS, SolarWinds, and Windows Server 2016
  • Perform FlexPod Express configuration and operations, backup management, data migrations, QA testing, and daily activities in the field for Federal customer
  • Assist customer with creation of documentation and scripts for configuration management, asset management, and standard operating procedures
  • Analyze and assess the impact of proposed changes to the environment prior to implementation
  • Work independently to further government initiatives
  • Work remotely with IronBrick Project Manager, Supervisor and/or Solution Architect, and lead operations of IronBrick technical architectures and custom consulting initiatives
  • Quickly adapt to changing scenery and logistics providing customer assistance and IronBrick knowledge to compliment customer’s knowledge base. Guide and teach customer for best solution available
  • Adhere to industry and IronBrick best practices for service delivery and assist in the ongoing development and documentation of the internal process and delivery guidelines
  • Manage customer acceptance of the solution and customer expectations within the scope of the engagement
  • Responsible for streamlined communications to Customer and IronBrick engagement team regarding the project status and progress

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field or the equivalent in experience;
  • Minimum SECRET clearance;
  • Ability to work out of customer site in Washington, DC with occasional local travel
  • Minimum two (2) years experience NetApp Clustered Data ONTAP, including backup and disaster recovery technical features such as SnapMirror, SnapVault, and SVM DR;
  • Minimum two (2) years experience with VMware vSphere
  • Minimum two (2) years experience with Windows Server operating system
  • Experience with CommVault Backup & Recovery solutions, including some implementation experience
  • Basic Layer 2 switching knowledge
  • Experience with Microsoft Active Directory and understanding of LDAP and Active Directory integration with COTS applications;
  • Understanding of infrastructure services including: DNS, DHCP, and SMTP;
  • Experiencing creating/modifying MS Visio diagrams, create as-built documentation in MS Word;
  • Experience with design, implementation, and support of multi-tiered application architecture;
  • Ability to develop documentation for delivery to customer;
  • Ability to handle critical information and sensitive situations;
  • Ability to use sound judgment to effectively solve problems;
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and efficiently handle multiple projects with shifting priorities;
  • Excellent analytical/problem solving and troubleshooting skills in both structured and unstructured environments; and
  • Strong verbal and written communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Understanding of Cisco Nexus switches and features such as vPC
  • Familiarity with Cisco UCS C-Series servers, CIMC features, and VIC functionality
  • Familiarity with PowerShell scripting
  • Deployment and support experience for Orion SolarWinds (NPM, NTA, NCM, and LEM modules);
  • Understanding of Microsoft SQL server clustering, consisting of both default and names instances;
  • Ability to configure RAID and install an Operating System on a rack mount server
  • Background in Microsoft High Availability Clustering ; and
  • Industry Certifications
    • NetApp: NCDA
    • Cisco: CCNA
    • VMware: VCP

Why Work for IronBrick:

Our people are our greatest assets. We offer exciting and challenging career opportunities with a competitive and a comprehensive benefits package that includes the following:

  • Employer subsidized medical, dental and vision coverage;
  • Employer-paid life insurance, short-term and long-term disability;
  • Employer matching 401(K) with immediate vesting;
  • Highly competitive PTO allowance and holidays;
  • Maternity leave and Paternity leave;
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program.

Senior DevOps Engineer

28 days ago
Herndon, VAEkinSol

Responsibilities

  • The candidate will be responsible for managing our DevOps Toolchain, which includes Ansible, Artifactory, Jenkins, and BitBucket. The candidate will assist developers with moving their legacy systems into an automated deployment model.
  • This position is responsible for providing recommendations on best practices, application modernization, and adapting to a constantly changing environment.
  • Building secure cloud infrastructures using the latest networking, virtualization, automation, and configuration management tools.
  • Deploying enterprise applications in cloud platforms, incorporating automation, security, and reliability
  • AWS provisioning, configuration management, storage management, network management, virtualization
  • Creating automated CI/CD pipelines and automating all aspects of infrastructure

Required Skills:

  • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Ansible, Chef or an equivalent
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services (experience with AWS is required)
  • A working understanding of code and script (YAML, Python, Perl and/or Ruby)
  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service
  • Worked with container technologies in production
  • Worked with open source monitoring and metrics tools
  • Full end-to-end understanding of CI/CD pipeline
  • Demonstrated experience with DevOps framework
  • Ability to employ best practices in an enterprise scale continuous delivery environment and harden production deployments
  • Automated provisioning (e.g. Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Jenkins)

Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with Configuration Management principles and tools, particularly Git, Jenkins and Splunk
  • Familiarity with software system installation
  • Experience with system administration including middleware installation and maintenance
  • Experience with one or more databases (Oracle, MongoDB, MySQL)
  • Demonstrated Agile (scrum) Experience
  • Ability to lead small project teams
  • Familiar with FAA organizations and staff offices
  • Able to adapt to a swiftly changing environment
  • Knowledgeable about current customer off-the-shelf (COTS) technologies

Qualifications

  • Requires a bachelor’s Degree in engineering, Math, or Science and a minimum of 15 years of relevant experience

Job Type: Contract

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely

Senior Infrastructure Engineer

1 month ago
$50 - $60/hourReston, VAEssani International

Only W2 NO C2C

Title : Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Duration: 6 Months

Location: Reston VA

Job Description :

  • May serve as lead or technical expert to define and maintain the architectural frameworks/patterns, processes, standards and guidelines related to systems, business or data architecture.
  • Define core and support technology, data entities, business functions and/or subject areas that transcend organizational and functional boundaries.
  • Provide technical and architectural subject matter expertise to the various development teams including communicating architectural decisions and mentoring other technical staff around the various development technologies and decisions.
  • Identify core common data shared across the enterprise and participate in enterprise wide efforts to reach common understanding of those data.
  • May serve as lead, technical expert or project manager to team(s) concerned with development, networking and/or project management to coordinate changes and support enterprise technology initiatives.
  • Conduct studies of new technologies to provide more efficient and cost effective architecture solutions
  • Oversee multiple projects in order to preserve the architectural vision and protect stakeholder interests as well as to meet operational and financial reporting requirements
  • Confer with business units and application development staff to understand both the business and technical requirements and to define architectural constraints

Specialized Skills:

  • Expert level SUSE & Red Hat Administration experience
  • Experience with Certification & Hardening SUSE & Red Hat Operating Systems
  • Experience with Linux Patching Automation and VMware OS Template Creation
  • Expert level experience in Scripting Python, Perl, Bash
  • Experience with deployment or use of configuration management tools such as Ansible, Puppet, or Chef
  • Experience with Infrastructure Automation, Infrastructure capacity monitoring and automated scaling solutions
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Strong experience in assessing architecture quality and resiliency viz. scalability, availability, throughput, failover, etc.

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $50.00 to $60.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Kubernetes: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Scripting: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Shell Scripting: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Ansible: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Cooking: 1 year (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

Software Engineer

1 month ago
$55 - $65/hour (Estimated)Reston, VAGemalto, a Thales Company

As a Software Engineer for the Gemalto NORAM Biometrics team located in Reston, you will provide software development support for existing production based systems and participate in new feature development of our fingerprint recognition systems. You will leverage your experience with C#, .NET, C++, API development with Restful web services, SQL, Oracle and SQL Scripting as well as other tools. You will collaborate with other technical teams as you participate in agile and waterfall projects. You will not only work on enhancing and supporting existing products, but you will also have the opportunity to adapt new technologies to future products. You must be a U.S. citizen and be able to obtain a public trust security clearance.

A week in the life of a Software Engineer:

  • You will develop software components for the assigned project.
  • You will support the troubleshooting, development and implementation of change requests for existing and new software.
  • You will communicate and work directly with the team and customers to collect requirements, ask questions, and provide status.
  • You will document new and existing software architectures.
  • You will support multiple, simultaneous small- to mid-sized, software development tasks, along with other engineers and management team members.
  • You will work closely with the quality assurance team, change/ configuration management team, and other technical and support team members.
  • You will provide reporting inputs to internal company management.
  • You will estimate the level of effort needed to complete proposed project tasks.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • To succeed at this job, you must have: development experience in .Net, C#, C, a good knowledge with Windows, IIS, client & server setup, and familiarity with SQL database and Oracle database and SQL scripts.
  • It would be preferred if you have experience in VB.Net, ASP.Net, REST API, and VBA/VB6 scripting (for MS Access), experience in database development for Oracle and MS SQL Server, experience with system administration on Windows Server (2003, 2008, 2012 and forward), Windows Workstation (Windows 7 and Windows 10), experience with simple database administration on Oracle and MS SQL Server, experience in biometric software development, and familiarity with a full development cycle.
  • You must be a U.S. citizen with dual citizenship not accepted and be able to obtain a public trust clearance per contract requirements.
  • You must be fluent in English.
  • We would like someone to join our team who has a positive attitude, is a team player, is willing to learn new technologies, and is able to work with minimum supervision.
  • You must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering.
  • We are looking for someone with at least 5 years of experience with software development and application support.
  • Travel of up to 5% within and outside of the US.

Application Process:

  • Apply now before this career opportunity is filled. We look forward to reading your CV!

Employees are required to perform the duties of this position, or any Gemalto position, in compliance with all company policies, procedures, practices, and processes, whether written or verbal, which Gemalto, in its sole discretion, may change periodically, including, but not limited to, those implemented to ensure product, physical plant, information systems and technology security, along withal federal, state and local regulations and public policies. Protect Gemalto assets from unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, destruction or interference. React and help resolve security events or security risks reported by employees. Ensure responsibility is assigned to the individual for actions taken.

Gemalto, a Thales Company, is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran’s status, or other protected group status. We support and apply this policy through a program of affirmative action. This includes special efforts to employ and advance within our organization, qualified members of protected groups. Applicants may request reasonable accommodation to participate in the hiring process, please direct your inquiries to the Human Resources Department at careers.america @ gemalto.com.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • software development: 5 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Information Systems Security Engineer

1 month ago
Reston, VA 20190CACI

Job Description

As an Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE), your primary function is to ensure that the client’s new cloud development environment meets all security requirements and specifications according to their Risk Management Framework (RMF).

Your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Coordinating Assess and Authorize (A&A), Configuration Management (CM), and Release Management requirements for the client's systems in accordance with RMF
  • Performing and reviewing technical security assessments of computing environments to identify points of vulnerability, non-compliance with established information assurance (IA) standards and regulations, and recommending mitigation strategies
  • Reviewing software assessment reports, including code and application scans, and fixing any vulnerabilities that may be present and properly addressing as to not pose a threat to the network
  • Validating and verifying system security requirements definitions and analyzing and establishing system security designs
  • Providing expert level consultation and technical services on all aspects of Information Security
  • Applying leading-edge principles, theories, and concepts to the development, maintenance, and implementation of information security standards, procedures, and guidelines
  • Ensuring and approving Plan of Action and Milestones (POA&M) are in place for vulnerabilities that cannot be remedied at the time of the finding
  • Responsible for providing high level technical leadership focused on complex information security architecture
  • Performing security research, analysis, and design for the client computing systems and infrastructure
  • Responsible for the prevention, detection, investigation and response with respect to security threats and attacks
  • Facilitating and managing security vulnerability assessments and penetration tests
  • Planning and overseeing configuration changes for major security infrastructure platforms
  • Determining the extent a system change may affect the security posture of either the information system or the computing environment and ensuring the implementation of such change are documented
  • Developing, implementing, and documenting formal security programs and policies throughout the program, and monitoring compliance to these policies and programs
  • Leading the technical aspects of internal security audits
  • Conducting trade-off analyses of products for clients to determine optimal information security solutions

You will have experience with the following:

  • Current TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance
  • Experience working with IT customers within the Intelligence Community
  • Experience working with the Xacta tool
  • Expertise in the areas of vulnerability and risk management
  • Working knowledge of IT security assessment and network vulnerability tools
  • Experience with large scale enterprise IT contracts
  • A minimum of 10 years of practical experience transitioning to and operating within RMF applications

Candidate must have a bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent, and one of the following experiences in information assurance:

  • 12 Years of job related experience and High School/GED diploma
  • 10 Years of job related experience and Associate degree
  • 8 Years of job related experience and Bachelor’s degree
  • 6 Years of job related experience and Master’s degree
  • 4 Years of job related experience and Doctorate

Core hours:

9:30am to 2:30pm

Work location:

McLean, VA

Job Location

US-Reston-VA-VIRGINIA SUBURBAN


CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Linux Architect

1 month ago
$55 - $65/hour (Estimated)Reston, VAWisetek Providers, Inc.

*ONLY US CITIZENS AND GREEN CARD HOLDERS AS PER CLIENT'S REQUEST!!!!

*

Job Description:

  • May serve as lead or technical expert to define and maintain the architectural frameworks/patterns, processes, standards and guidelines related to systems, business or data architecture.
  • Define core and support technology, data entities, business functions and/or subject areas that transcend organizational and functional boundaries.
  • Provide technical and architectural subject matter expertise to the various development teams including communicating architectural decisions and mentoring other technical staff around the various development technologies and decisions.
  • Identify core common data shared across the enterprise and participate in enterprise wide efforts to reach common understanding of those data.
  • May serve as lead, technical expert or project manager to team(s) concerned with development, networking and/or project management to coordinate changes and support enterprise technology initiatives.
  • Conduct studies of new technologies to provide more efficient and cost effective architecture solutions
  • Oversee multiple projects in order to preserve the architectural vision and protect stakeholder interests as well as to meet operational and financial reporting requirements
  • Confer with business units and application development staff to understand both the business and technical requirements and to define architectural constraints

Specialized Skills:

  • Expert level SUSE & Red Hat Administration experience
  • Experience with Certification & Hardening SUSE & Red Hat Operating Systems
  • Experience with Linux Patching Automation and VMware OS Template Creation
  • Expert level experience in Scripting Python, Perl, Bash
  • Experience with deployment or use of configuration management tools such as Ansible, Puppet, or Chef
  • Experience with Infrastructure Automation, Infrastructure capacity monitoring and automated scaling solutions
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Strong experience in assessing architecture quality and resiliency viz. scalability, availability, throughput, failover, etc.

Location: Reston, VA

Duration: 1 year

Job Type: Contract

Sr. Digital Library Systems Developer

1 month ago
RemoteUniversity of California, Santa Barbara
Under the general direction of the Library Information Technology Strategist, and operating in a large, complex, and heterogeneous computing environment, serves as an expert on digital library systems development. Acts as a technical leader to UCSB library developers and UC system-wide collaborators, with a high degree of knowledge in the overall field and recognized expertise in library software development. Problem-solving frequently requires analysis of unique issues/problems without precedent and/or structure. Manages programs that include formulating strategies and administering policies, processes, and resources, functioning with a high degree of autonomy. Applies advanced software concepts and objectives to medium to large projects of broad scope, complexity, and impact. Regularly resolves highly complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. Selects tools, method, techniques, and evaluation criteria to obtain results.

Responsible for creating technical designs and architecture for UCSB Library, determining solutions for an implementation team throughout the development cycle. Works in a highly collaborative, cross-functional agile team and takes ownership of architectural decisions and technical debt on various software components. Participates in development and implementation of the product solutions, and is responsible for code reviews and ensuring technical quality of the product deliverables.

Minimum Requirements

At least 3 years' experience in architecting software solutions for a relevant technology, or implementing AWS solutions.

Strong conceptual knowledge of broad Cloud capabilities and hands on experience with one or more cloud technology platforms (Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud).

Advanced understanding of IT services and IT service delivery models.

Advanced knowledge of software, database, infrastructure or other IT functions.

Advanced skills in web software, web software language and object oriented software concepts.

Advanced knowledge relating to the design and development of library software.

Ability to understand business needs and how business systems can support those needs. Demonstrated ability to translate business needs into long-term architecture solutions.

Knowledge of network protocols and how they are used on a large network; advanced knowledge of data storage, processing analysis, and visualization technologies and how they are used in administrative and/or academic endeavors at a large, top-tier research university.

Advanced understanding of and significant experience with key modeling and description languages used to map complex business processes to architectural components, develop common data resource architectures, and create reference frameworks.

Significant experience with the integration of complex, diverse, internally and externally developed implementations of business functions to build scalable systems.

Strong leadership skills. Exceptional cross-functional team collaboration skills. Demonstrated ability to work with others from diverse backgrounds.

Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to communicate technical information to technical and nontechnical personnel at various levels in the organization.

Demonstrated ability to write technical documents with attention to fine detail.

Self-motivated and ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Demonstrated problem solving skills.

Ability to learn effectively and meet deadlines.

Desirable Requirements

Certified AWS Solutions Architect.

Degree in the field of library science, computer science, management information systems, or business administration or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Special Conditions of Employment
A little help? Go to Driver's License Requirements or Background Check Guidelines

Satisfactory criminal history background check

Other Special Conditions of Employment

Position approved for remote work. Some travel required.

Other Recruitment Notes

Optional Applicant Documents

Other Document (1)
Other Document (2)

Required Applicant Documents

Resume
Cover Letter

Job Description

FLSA Exemption Status
A little help? Go to Exempt vs. Non-Exempt Employees

Exempt

CBU (Collective Bargaining Unit)

99 - Non-Represented (PPSM)

ERC (Employee Relations Code)

E

Grade Type

MSP

Grade Type

Information Technology

Grade Type

IT Architecture

Grade Type

Advanced

Grade Type

P4

Grade

25

End Date for Other Appointment Type (e.g., Contract or 18-month Career)

Provision Number

Type of Supervision Received
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General direction

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Minimum Requirements:
  • Strong conceptual knowledge of broad Cloud capabilities and hands on experience with one or more cloud technology platforms (Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud).
  • Significant years of experience in architecting software solutions for a relevant technology or implementing AWS solutions.
  • Advanced understanding of IT services and IT service delivery models.
  • Advanced knowledge of software, database, infrastructure or other IT functions.
  • Advanced skills in web software, web software language and object oriented software concepts.
  • Advanced knowledge relating to the design and development of library software. -Ability to understand business needs and how business systems can support those needs. Demonstrated ability to translate business needs into long-term architecture solutions.
  • Knowledge of network protocols and how they are used on a large (campus / medical center / OP-wide, institution-wide or beyond) network. Requires advanced knowledge of data storage, processing analysis and visualization technologies and how they are used in administrative and / or academic endeavors at a large, top-tier research university or medical center. -Advanced understanding of and significant experience with key modeling and description languages used to map complex business processes to architectural components, develop common data resource architectures, and create reference frameworks. -Significant experience with the integration of complex, diverse, internally and externally developed implementations of business functions to build scalable systems.
  • Strong leadership skills. Exceptional cross-functional team collaboration skills. Demonstrated ability to work with others from diverse backgrounds.
  • Demonstrated effective communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to communicate technical information to technical and nontechnical personnel at various levels in the organization.
  • Demonstrated ability to write technical documents with attention to fine detail.
  • Self-motivated and ability to work independently and as part of a team. Demonstrates problem solving skills.
  • Ability to learn effectively and meet deadlines.
Preferred Requirements:
  • Certified AWS Solutions Architect
  • College diploma or equivalent experience in the field of library science, computer science, management information systems or business administration.
Physical Requirements
Continuously=Activity occurs > 66%
Frequently=Activity occurs 33% to 66%
Occasionally=Activity occurs < 33%
Not Applicable=Activity does not exist

Stand

FREQ.

Walk

FREQ.

Sit

FREQ.

Bend

OCCAS.

Crouch/Squat

OCCAS.

Kneel/Crawl

N/A

Climb

OCCAS.

Reach above shoulder level

OCCAS.

Use keyboard/mouse

FREQ.

Hand Activities: Fine dexterity

OCCAS.

Hand Activities: Hand twisting

OCCAS.

Hand Activities: Simple grasping

OCCAS.

Hand Activities: Power grasping

N/A

Other (please specify activity)

Frequency of Other Activity

N/A

Lifting Activities: Light lifting (< 20 lbs)

OCCAS.

Lifting Activities: Moderate lifting (20-50 lbs)

OCCAS.

Lifting Activities: Heavy lifting (>50 lbs)

N/A

Push/Pull Activities: Light pushing/pulling (< 20 lbs of force)

OCCAS.

Push/Pull Activities: Moderate pushing/pulling (20-50 lbs of force)

OCCAS.

Push/Pull Activities: Heavy pushing/pulling (>50 lbs of force)

N/A

Mental Requirements

Read/Comprehend

FREQ.

Write

FREQ.

Perform Calculations

OCCAS.

Communicate Orally

FREQ.

Reason and Analyze

FREQ.

Other (please specify activity)

Frequency of Other Activity

N/A

Environmental Requirements

Is exposed to excessive noise

OCCAS.

Is around moving machinery

OCCAS.

Is exposed to marked changes in temperature and/or humidity

OCCAS.

Is exposed to dust

OCCAS.

Is exposed to fumes

N/A

Is exposed to gases

N/A

Is exposed to radiation

N/A

Is exposed to microwave

OCCAS.

Drives motorized equipment

OCCAS.

Works in confined quarters

OCCAS.

Other (please specify activity)

Frequency of Other Activity

N/A

Job Duties

Total Percentage of Duties: 100

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Yes

65

Daily

Architecture Project Management

Applies advanced IT architecture concepts to function as the highest level technical expert within multiple specialty areas including database architecture, client/server system and infrastructure design and development, system architecture for new or existing complex library systems, software service delivery infrastructure (SOA), and software development methodology.

Conceptualizes, plans, designs, develops, modifies, and debugs complex application components.

Leads and provides technical guidance to a large development team in the design of highly complex systems.

Works with full-stack team to define and implement logical and physical architecture.

Works collaboratively with library, campus and UC system-wide project, and other Solutions Architect peers to develop and deploy digital library solutions.

Collaborates with Product Owners and Enterprise Architects to understand requirements for architecture.

Collaborates with service delivery teams to ensure services are delivered as specified in the statements of work and as required to meet stakeholder's outcome objectives.

Collaborates with cross-functional roles to communicate and align development efforts with Architecture Roadmap.

Specifies deliverables and timeline for implementing projects by writing the statements of work (SOW) for the project, application or service(s).

Uses a Scrum-like (Agile) methodology in working with project and product managers to adjust project scope when needed, evaluating resource needs to achieve successful implementation of features as specified.

Provides development and implementation for architecture design concepts.

Provides guidance and helps implement industry standards and best practices.

Documents the architecture (both up-front design and post-release as-built).

Defines domain boundaries, API functionality, and data structure to promote clean separation of responsibility in SOA / micro services environment.

Promotes improvements in DevOps, including version control, continuous integration, project build and test automation, to maximize developer efficiency.

Develops technical requirements and assesses suitable solutions to varied workflow needs.

Architects solutions in Amazon Web Services (AWS) that meet specified performance and security expectations. Builds detailed cost models for the solution, including one-time costs for professional services and ongoing costs for AWS Service consumption and Digital Library's managed services.

Assists stakeholders with developing a cloud strategy that meets their requirements.

Prepares and obtains approval for system and programming documentation. Initiates and oversees changes in development, maintenance, and system standards.

Establishes the technical requirements for complex software specifications.

Follows established campus and departmental policies and procedures.

2

Yes

30

Daily

Application Development

Functions as the highest level technical expert on application development with Ruby on Rails. Leads other Rails developers in agile test-driven development.

Specifies, develops, and executes complex test plans. Designs, implements, and deploys continuous integration solutions that optimize the quality of library products.

Develops conversion and system implementation plans.

Performs or directs highly complex data modeling, performance, and integration testing, and builds interfaces.

Employing established source code control techniques and configuration management design, initiates, designs, develops, and deploys large repository systems.

Helps break down, estimate, and provide just-in-time design for small increments of work.

Helps identify coding patterns and anti-patterns, and enforces implementation of patterns through code reviews. Applies best practices and design patterns when writing code.

Performs root cause analysis, technology evaluation, and design spikes to define architecture supporting high-quality resilient software.

Sets up development, QA practices, and production application instances on UNIX/Linux servers.

Configures Apache, Tomcat, Passenger, Nginx and works with Ruby on Rails, Rake, RPec, SQL design databases, RESTful web services design, JSON, HTML5, JavaScript, and related frameworks in a test-driven development environment.

3

Yes

5

Weekly

Miscellaneous

Enforces project plans.

Mentors junior engineers, participating in peer code reviews and occasional pair programming.

Performs highly complex feasibility analysis on potential future projects and presents findings to library administration.

Takes part in departmental planning meetings.

Contributes to library and campus committees, as appropriate.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Sr. Systems Engineer : 19-02046

1 month ago
$50 - $60/hour (Estimated)Reston, VA 20190Akraya Inc.
Akraya is looking for Sr. Systems Engineer for one of our award-winning clients. In this role, you will work on critical, innovative projects with some of the top talent in the industry. To be considered, please apply directly or call Vaibhav at 408-907-2733. If this position is not quite what you’ re looking for, visit akraya.Com and submit a copy of your resume. We will get to work finding you a job that is a better match at one of our many amazing clients.

Primary Skills: Linux/Unix Background, SQL and MySQl, Monitoring Tools
Duration: Contract
Contract Type: W2/C2C.

Job Description:
  • Assist in designing, transitioning and deploying of applications to various clouds.
  • Develop tools and framework to improve operational efficiency and anomaly detection.
  • Design and operate the environment to test application resiliency to infrastructure instabilities.
  • Responsible for application configurations in different cloud environments.
  • Proactively monitor, identify, and escalate issues or root causes of systemic issues.
  • Participate in the weekly rotating shift for level 1 support.
  • Enable data scientists, business and product partners to fully leverage our predictive analytics platform.
  • Be the team and technical lead with a demonstrable ability to learn quickly. Amazing ability to get stuff done.
  • Follows the industry trends in the online world.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor' s degree or the equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or related field plus 5+ years experience in IT or related field.
  • Leads and participates in medium- to small-scale, complex, cross-functional projects
  • Work closely with development teams to ensure that solutions are designed with customer user experience, scale/performance and operability in mind.
  • Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration.
  • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Puppet, Chef or an equivalent.
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services.
  • Strong experience with SQL and MySQL, CRDBMS, Cassandra.
  • A working understanding of code and script (PHP, Python, Perl and/or Ruby)
  • Experience with continuous integration, delivery, and related tools (e.G. Git, Maven, Ant, Jenkins) in Dev, QA, Staging, and Prod environments.
  • Experience with setting up monitoring tools, e.G. Nagios, GrayLog, Logstash, Monit, PagerDuty.
  • Understand the metric requirements of system/application health.
  • Experience writing and maintaining tools and scripts to support automation and operations, e.G. Unix Shell scripts, Ansible, etc.
  • Solid knowledge of Unix systems with ability to troubleshoot issues in complex, distributed, multi-tier architectures.
  • Knowledge and experience with HAProxy, Tomcat, Node.Js, etc.
Additional Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with troubleshooting and performance tuning in JVM, MySQL, Informix, Cassandra, Elasticsearch.
  • Experience with setting up a whole network infrastructure, configuring and troubleshooting networking issues.
  • Experience in secure, scalable and highly available online services.
  • Experience collaborating with multiple teams.
  • Experience in eCommerce applications.
Please apply directly with your updated resume or call Vaibhav @ 408-907-2733

About Akraya
Akraya, Inc. Is an award-winning staffing firm that works with many of the leading, technology-based companies around the world. We have been ranked as one of the “ Best Staffing Firms to Temp for” by Staffing Industry Analysts on multiple occasions and are a preferred staffing vendor within numerous staffing programs. Please visit akraya.Com to search through all of our current openings or to submit your resume to our recruiting team.

Senior DevOps Engineer

1 month ago
Herndon, VAJMA Solutions

JMA Solutions, a leading government contractor for the Federal Aviation Administration, has a full-time opportunity for a Senior DevOps Engineer. This position is located in Herndon, VA.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • The candidate will be responsible for managing our DevOps Toolchain, which includes Ansible, Artifactory, Jenkins, and BitBucket. The candidate will assist developers with moving their legacy systems into an automated deployment model.
  • This position is responsible for providing recommendations on best practices, application modernization, and adapting to a constantly changing environment.
  • Building secure cloud infrastructures using the latest networking, virtualization, automation, and configuration management tools.
  • Deploying enterprise applications in cloud platforms, incorporating automation, security, and reliability
  • AWS provisioning, configuration management, storage management, network management, virtualization
  • Creating automated CI/CD pipelines and automating all aspects of infrastructure

Job Requirements

  • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Ansible, Chef or an equivalent
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services (experience with AWS is required)
  • A working understanding of code and script (YAML, Python, Perl and/or Ruby)
  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service
  • Worked with container technologies in production
  • Worked with open source monitoring and metrics tools
  • Full end-to-end understanding of CI/CD pipeline
  • Demonstrated experience with DevOps framework
  • Ability to employ best practices in an enterprise scale continuous delivery environment and harden production deployments
  • Automated provisioning (e.g. Puppet, Chef, Anisble, Jenkins)

Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with Configuration Management principles and tools, particularly Git, Jenkins and Splunk
  • Familiarity with software system installation
  • Experience with system administration including middleware installation and maintenance
  • Experience with one or more databases (Oracle, MongoDB, MySQL)
  • Demonstrated Agile (scrum) Experience
  • Ability to lead small project teams
  • Familiar with FAA organizations and staff offices
  • Able to adapt to a swiftly changing environment
  • Knowledgeable about current customer off-the-shelf (COTS) technologies

SECURITY CLEARANCE: The ability to successfully obtain and maintain a U.S. Suitability/Public Trust Background Clearance

EDUCATION: Requires a Bahcelor's Degree in Engineering, Math, or Science and a minimum of 15 years of relevant experience

SALARY: Negotiable depending on level of experience and education levels. JMA offers a full benefits package with vision, health, dental and life insurance as well as a 401k match.

JMA Solutions is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status or physical impairment.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Experience:

  • relevant: 10 years (Required)
  • Federal Aviation Administration (FAA): 2 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location