SME Software Engineer (Clearance Required)

Location: Herndon, Virginia
Date Posted: 01-02-2018
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Cymertek is a growing small business with several diverse government contracts, supporting our nation’s cyber security strategy. We offer meaningful, challenging work using the latest technologies, paid training to make the best of your talents and grow your career, and a laid-back, inclusive atmosphere where you aren’t just another number. We are a long-term relationship company that invests in our employees, encourages professional and personal growth, and offers a phenomenal benefits package.
Position: SME Software Engineer

Description: Cymertek is looking for a SME Software Engineer to join our Dream Team and support an ongoing analytics development effort.

Clearance Requirement: Active TS/SCI with Polygraph

Required Skills/Education
  • Individual is acknowledged as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) within the occupation and/or specific skill.
  • At least sixteen (16) years of demonstrated experience specific to the skill or occupation.
  • Shall be capable of mentoring or training other team members and sharing their expertise within and across contracts, organizational boundaries, and with Customers.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or a related information technology discipline considered in lieu of experience.
  • Integrating, testing, scaling and delivering enterprise level IT applications, products and services across IT applications, infrastructure, operations and security domains.
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience with private sector state-of-the-art cloud-based, programming, coding and scripting processes, tools and solutions in a rapid prototyping, DevOps style environment
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience designing, programming, testing and delivering high performing applications, to include Apache Lucene/Solr Cloud.
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience with one or more of the following:Configuring and deploying Linux servers, Integrating and customizing open source software, Solr Edismax Query, Apache Curator   Zookeeper
Desired Skills/Education
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience working with data scientists on data science products
  • Possess current Amazon or similar certifications in AWS applications development, architecting, or integration
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience with the Sponsor's state-of-the-art cloud-based, programming, coding and scripting processes, tools and solutions in a rapid prototyping, DevOps style environment 

  • Excellent Salaries
  • Flextime / Flexible Work Schedule
  • 10% - 401k Matching or Bonus (vested immediately)
  • 30 days paid leave / holiday (no use or lose)
  • Medical / Dental / Vision - 100% employee coverage. No cost for you ($1200 allowance - or a bonus)
  • Long Term / Short Term Disability - 100% employee coverage. No cost to you.
  • Life Insurance - 100% employee coverage. No cost to you.
  • Paid Training
  • No long, wordy reviews with tons of paperwork!!!
  • Referral bonus program

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